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    Sexual Freedom In The New World : A Response To Lavrin and El Saffar    

    When I was in college I took a Latin American Women Writers course.  As I have mentioned in past posts, I got heated.  In so many ways I could identify with thesewriters.  I am going to give my Latin Studies professor a break (lol) and publish some of these papers.  This particular paper was my response to, “Rapture Encaged, The Supression of the Feminine in Western Culture” (Routledge, London and New York) by Ruth Anthony El Saffar. The other reading was, “International Feminisms: Latin American Alternatives” (Blackwell Publishers Ltd.)  by Asuncion Lavrin. 10/30/2017  After reading the two histories by Lavrin and El Saffar I immediately notice that sex is a central theme between the two histories. …

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