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Sex, Love and War

The project examines the relationship between war and displacement and sexualities and intimate gender relationships. It will improve knowledge and increase public debate about sexualities and evolving gender norms among academic and policy circles and war -affected populations in northern Uganda. Based on field work, the research outputs include academic publications, a university module and public broadcasts.

Hub member(s):
Dr Holly Porter, University of Cambridge

Project Partner


The processual nature of affinal relationships is well established in Africanist anthropology. This article calls for greater attention to spatial considerations and proposes the concept…