While Gede spirits are usually male, it is not uncommon for them to be ambiguously gendered and ambiguously sexual. Former Prime Minister Ehud Barak took to twitter to blast Netanyahu, who was reported in Israeli media last weekend to have pledged to back a legal amendment to add same-sex couples to a surrogacy bill. Notes on Contributors. A Reader Blackwell, This article, like the others in this volume, seeks to examine the complex relationship of religion to the construction of love, gender and sexuality.
Both women and men will powder their faces white, don sunglasses missing one lens, and let out strings of unspeakable words in a nasal whine: