A Conversation with Frances Julia Riemer, Editor of "Re-Centering Women in Tourism"

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Michael A. Di Giovine, series editor of Lexington Books' Anthropology of Tourism: Heritage Mobility and Society" talks with Frances Julia Riemer, editor of the volume, Re-Centering Women in Tourism: Anti-Colonial Feminist Studies. They discuss the contradictions surrounding gender and womens' roles in tourism, which is simultaneously empowering yet often replicating colonial hierarchies of race, class and gender. A consultant and former NGO development worker in Africa, Riemer is Professor of Educational Foundations and Director of the Women's and Gender Studies Program at Northern Arizona University.

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