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  Volume 21, Number 3, Fall 2009

Table of Contents

Latina Sexualities

Lourdes Torres and Lorena García


New Directions in Latina Sexualities Studies

pp. vii-xvi


Migrant Puerto Rican Lesbians: Negotiating Gender, Sexuality, and Ethnonationality

pp. 1-23

El Ambiente According to Her: Gender, Class, Mexicanidad, and the Cosmopolitan in Queer Mexico City

pp. 24-45

Are All Raza Womyn Queer? An Exploration of Sexual Identities in a Chicana/Latina Student Organization

pp. 46-62

"Miss, You Look Like a Bratz Doll": On Chonga Girls and Sexual-Aesthetic Excess

pp. 63-90

The Chicana Canvas: Doing Class, Gender, Race, and Sexuality through Tattooing in East Los Angeles

pp. 91-120

Expressing Latina Sexuality with Vieja Argüentera Embodiments and Rasquache Language: How Women's Culture Enables Living Filosofía

pp. 121-142

Breast Cancer: A New Aesthetics of the Subject

pp. 143-165

The Role of Pap Smears in Negotiating Risk: Latinas' Perceptions of Trust and Love in Sexual Relationships with Men

pp. 166-190

Book Reviews

Teatro Chicana: A Collective Memoir and Selected Plays (review)

pp. 191-193

Power Lines: On the Subject of Feminist Alliances (review)

pp. 194-197

Chicana Sexuality and Gender: Cultural Refiguring in Literature, Oral History and Art, and: From Bananas to Buttocks: The Latina Body in Popular Film and Culture by Myra Mendible (review)

pp. 197-201

Once upon a Quinceañera: Coming of Age in the USA, and: Hijas Americanas: Beauty, Body Image, and Growing up Latina (review)

pp. 202-207

Speaking from the Body: Latinas on Health and Culture (review)

pp. 207-209

Matters of Choice: Puerto Rican Women's Struggle for Reproductive Freedom, and: Fertile Matters: The Politics of Mexican-Origin Women's Reproduction (review)

pp. 210-216

Women in Migration in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands: A Reader, and: The Daughters of Juárez: A True Story of Serial Murder South of the Border (review)

pp. 216-221

Gender, Sexuality, and Power in Latin America since Independence (review)

pp. 222-224

Thanks to Readers

Thanks to Readers

pp. 225-229

Index to Volume 21

Index to Volume 21 (2009)

pp. 230-236

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