Transactional sex between men
frequently involves anal intercourse which, if unprotected, carries a high risk of transmission of sexually transmitted infections for the receptive partner, and a significant risk for the insertive partner.
The first depictions of sex between men
I ever encountered were in novels by writers like Stephen King and Pat Conroy.
Here we are reminded of Foucault's fascination with acts of sex between men
that were not subsumed by the legal and social order of homosexuality.
Several factors appear to be driving this epidemic, the most notable of which has been an increase in unprotected sex between men
who are infected with HIV, Matthew Golden, M.D., said at the annual Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.
HETEROSEXUAL sex has now overtaken sex between men
as the most common route of catching HIV in the country.
Confidentiality was a major concern for those seeking treatment, and the stigma around sex between men
means that even where symptoms are obviously linked to sexual behaviour, health providers, even in HIV testing and STI services, are not discussing this explicitly with their patients or with fellow health providers.
Though Fiji's penal code states that sex between men
is illegal, carrying a maximum sentence of 14 years in prison, the country's constitution states that sexual orientation is not grounds for discrimination.
He begins by carefully rereading the work of Judith Butler and Monique Wittig, amongst others, but by his book's close it is sex between men
, not women - specifically butt-fucking doggie style in public - that is the radical act, as his rigorous exegesis of a scene from Jean Genet's Funeral Rites makes clear.
Love Stories: Sex Between Men
Before Homosexuality * Jonathan Ned Katz * University of Chicago Press * $35