A digital magazine on sexuality in the Global South

Author: Erik Heinonen

A picture of birth control pills in various colours

Sex talk

Half an hour into the bus trip from Chisinau to the village where I served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in central Moldova, my seatmate beckoned to the book on my lap and asked if she could have a look. A friend of my host family, she was a well-educated woman in her early 30s…