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Whiteness, “Othering”, and Prostitution: Intersections in 1830s Paris and Modern Areas


This exhibit explores the various ways that Whiteness interacts with a racialized other that is also a sex worker, a comparison of French colonized Algeria, 1830s Sub-Saharan Africa, and modern Dominican Republic reveals that a process of exotification and "othering" still occurs and links the realities of prostitution in these places across time.

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