Red-light Nights, Bangkok Daze
Chronicles of Sexuality Across Asia
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|Format:||Paperback / softback, 223 pages|
|Published In: ||Singapore, 13 July 2009|
Contradictory, bewildering, revolutionary and hypocritical, "Red-Light Nights, Bangkok Daze" is a collection of articles on the complex and fascinating world of sex in Asia.
About the Author
William Sparrow is an American journalist based in Asia. He has a regular column, "Sex in Depth," in Asia Times Online and is the editor of AsianSexGazette.com.
Table of Contents
Foreword 11 Red-light nights, Bangkok daze 15 Church has the last word in the Philippines 34 The anatomy of a Thai porn scandal 39 Indecent exposure in Indonesia 50 Thai go-go dancer becomes a porn star 55 The Philippines exports labor and sex 60 Getting your fill in the Philippines 64 Songkran: hard holiday for ladyboys 82 Indonesian model Tiara Lestar shakes things up 87 China Barbie takes on Mattel 92 The lady works alone-or does she? 97 Japan's Lolita merchants feel the heat 107 My big fat triad wedding 111 When freaky-deaky equals hara-kiri 125 Thailand's twin threat 129 When kissing cousins aren't so cute 135 Squeaky clean in Thailand 139 My short time with Tito 143 Thailand produces the world's smallest porn star 150 Asia's dangerous emperor syndrome 155 Cell swingers in Cambodia 160 The young ones 165 Bedding burlesque babes in Burma 172 A view on Vietnamese sex scandals 178 Go ugly early 183 By the numbers: consensual sex in Asia 187 The land of the Karma Sutra flunks sex ed 194 Grrl power Asia: hear it growl 199 Sex in the Chinese city 205 In Pakistan, a dark trade comes to light 211 Afterword 217 Acknowledgements 223
|Publisher: ||Monsoon Books|
|Dimensions: ||19.56 x 12.95 x 1.52 centimeters (0.23 kg)|