Introduction: The Sexual Politics of Austerity


  • Cesare Di Feliciantonio Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Sociale en Economische Geografie - Afdeling Geografie, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (EES), Heverlee, Belgium and Università di Roma 'La Sapienza', Department of Methods and Models for Space, Economics and Finance
  • Gavin Brown Department of Geography University of Leicester


sexual politics, neoliberalism


This is an introduction to the ACME themed section on "the sexual politics of austerity," which was developed from a series of papers on “The sexual politics of austerity. Queer everyday life in neoliberal times” organized for the II European Geographies of Sexualities Conference held in Lisbon in September 2013.




How to Cite

Di Feliciantonio, C., & Brown, G. (2015). Introduction: The Sexual Politics of Austerity. ACME: An International Journal for Critical Geographies, 14(4), 965–974. Retrieved from