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Chican@/Xican@/ Mexican-American

Borderlands/La Frontera: The New Mestiza, by Gloria Anzaldúa

Chicana Lesbians: The Girls Our Mothers Warned Us About. by Carla M. Trujillo

Erotic Journey’s: Mexican Immigrants and Their Sex Lives. By Gloria Gonzalez-Lopez

Chicana Feminisms: A Critical Reader by Gabriela F. Arredonde, Aida Hurtado and Norma Klahn

Voicing Chicana Feminisms: Young Women Speak Out on Sexuality & Identity. By Aida Hurtado

 

Puerto Rican/Boricua

Boricua Pop: Puerto Ricans and the Latinization of American Culture. by Frances Negron-Muntaner

Imposing Decency: The Politics of Sexuality & Race in Puerto Rico 1870-1920. by Eileen J. Suarez Findlay

Puerto Rican Women’s History: New Perspectives. by Felix Matos-Rodriguez & Linda C. Delgado

 

Latin@ Inclusive

Juicy Mangos: Erotica Collections by Michelle Herrera Mulligan

The Sexuality of Latinas. by Norma Alarcon, Cherríe L. Moraga & Ana Castillo

Latina Realities: Essay on Healing, Migration, and Sexuality. by Olivia M. Espín

 

Sexuality 

Pleasure and Danger: Exploring Female Sexuality. by Carol S. Vance

Opening Up: A Guide to Creating & Sustaining Open Relationships. by Tristan Taormino

 

Writings by Radical Women of Color (“feminist” and “womanist” writings)

 

Freeing Ourselves: A Guide to Health and Self Love by Brooklyn Boi Project

The Color of Privilege: Three Blasphemies on Race and Feminism. by Aida Hurtado

Longing to Tell: Black Women Talk About Sexuality & Intimacy. by Tricia Rose

Killing the Black Body: Race, Reproduction, and the Meaning of Liberty. by Dorothy Roberts

Women of Color and the Reproductive Rights Movement. by Jennifer Nelson


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