Lydia's Open Door

Lydia's Open Door

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Examines the lives of the women who work in the Zona Galactica, a state-run brothel in Chiapas' capital city. By delving into lives that would otherwise go unremarked, this book documents the modernization of the sex industry during the neoliberal era in the city of Tuxtla Gutierrez.As Antonio, part of the zone staff, said of the foreign workers, a€œMigration lets them work without any problems. ... protection to foreign workers: during the first months of 1999, it was not unusual to see a red Chevy Suburban belonging to the INManbsp;...

Title:Lydia's Open Door
Author:Patty Kelly
Publisher:Univ of California Press - 2008


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