References for Homophobia


Charles, Christopher A.d. “Representations of Homosexuality in Jamaica.” Social and Economic Studies 60.1, Sexualities in the Caribbean (2011): 3-29. Web. 22 Feb. 2016.

Don Avery, Gay Jamaican Man Caught Having Sex Brutally Attacked by Guard, Mob.

Forbes-Erickson, Denise Amy-Rose. “Sexuality in Caribbean Performance: Homoeroticism and the African Body in Trinidad”. Africans and the Politics of Popular Culture. Ed. Toyin Falola and Augustine Agwuele. Vol. 42. Boydell & Brewer, (2009): 237–260. Web. 30 Mar. 2016.

Gabrielle Weiss, Glass Closet: Sex, Stigma and HIV/AIDS in Jamaica.

Gaskins Jr., Joseph. “‘Buggery’ and the Commonwealth Caribbean: A Comparative Examination of the Bahamas, Jamaica, and Trinidad and Tobago.” (n.d.): 430-54. Web. 04 Mar. 2016.

N.p.”Gay Rights Activist Stabbed to Death – News.” Jamaica Observer News. n.d. Web. 30 Mar. 2016. <>.

Homophobic Expression. (2000). Homophobic Expression. In Queer Judgments: Homosexuality, Expression, and the Courts in Canada (pp. 136–191). University of Toronto Press.

Kosobucki, Ryan and Smith, Charlene L. “Homophobia in the Caribbean: Jamaica.” LSD Journal. (2011). Web. 23 Feb. 2016.

Lovelace, Earl. Is Just a Movie. London: Faber and Faber, 2011. Print.

Plummer, David, Joel Simpson, and Arden McLean. “Has Learning Become Taboo and Is Risk-taking Compulsory for Caribbean Boys? Researching the Relationship between Masculinities, Education and Risk.” Caribbean Reviews of Gender Studies: A Journal of Caribbean Perspectives on Gender and Feminism (n.d.): 2-14. Web. 04 Mar. 2016.

Ramaran, Dave. Reggae & Calyspo.PowerPoint. Caribbean Culture and Society. Susquehanna University. 22 March. 2016.

Sharpe, Jenny, and Samantha Pinto. “The Sweetest Taboo: Studies of Caribbean Sexualities; A Review Essay.” Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society 32.1 (2006): 247-74. Web. 29 Feb. 2016.

Norman, Lisa R., Robert Carr, and Julio Jiménez. “Sexual Stigma and Sympathy: Attitudes toward Persons Living with HIV in Jamaica.” Culture, Health & Sexuality 8.5 (2006): 423-33. Web. 23 Feb. 2015.

Walcott, Rinaldo. “Queer Returns: Human Rights, the Anglo- Caribbean and Diaspora Politics.” Caribbean Reviews of Gender Studies: A Journal of Caribbean Perspectives on Gender and Feminism (2009): 2-19. Web. 19 Mar. 2016.

West, Keon, and Miles Hewstone. “Culture and Contact in the Promotion and Reduction of Anti-Gay Prejudice: Evidence from Jamaica and Britain.” Journal of Homosexuality 59.1 (2012): 44-66. Web. 17 Mar. 2016.

White, Ruth C., and Robert Carr. “Homosexuality and HIV/AIDS Stigma in Jamaica.” Culture, Health & Sexuality 7.4 (2005): 347-59. Web. 23 Feb. 2016

Williams, Steve. “5 Shocking Anti-LGBT Violent Crime Stories from Jamaica.” (2013). Web. 26 Feb. 2015.