Creatively conceptualized and methodologically queer jennifer tyburczys sex museums the politics and performance of display is a welcome addition to a growing corpus of scholarship on museum history and the politics of exhibiting sex for leisure entertainment pedagogy and activism provocative and troubling methodologically diverse and deeply creative sex museums is a book . Winner of the 29th annual lambda literary award for lgbt studies all museums are sex museums in sex museums jennifer tyburczy takes a hard look at the formation of western sexuality particularly how categories of sexual normalcy and perversity are formed and asks what role museums have played in using display as a technique for disciplining sexuality. Sex museums the politics and performance of display 620 likes 1 talking about this sex museums the politics and performance of display is jennifer. I have been carrying around jennifer tyburczys sex museums the politics and performance of display for months now and have received understandably quite some attention for it i have been reading it on my morning commute to work on the train sitting in cafes and parks with it and most notably have been often seen with it at work much to the amusement of my students. This is a powerful illustration indeed of the books subtitle the politics and performance of display and thus from the outset we are aware that the threat of violence is never far away from any exhibition that asks us to think about sex within this context tyburczys project aims to demonstrate how museums participate in the
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