This book provides evidence, theory, and practical information to guide medical programs toward a gold standard of care. Topics covered include ethics, competencies, partnership structures, and much more. Kate Read’s section focuses on understanding important gender concepts, gender theory, and explores how gender impacts global health care and access.
Kate Read is a POPSUGAR contributor writing specifically on the sex work industry. To read her blogs, click here.
Kate Read published "Sex Work: Constructing ‘Families’ with Community of Practice Theory." This is a peer-reviewed, academic journal article that examines the construction and maintenance of fictive kinships within a street-level sex work community. The article is based on interviews she conducted with 14 sex workers.
Kate Read published “Queering the Brothel: Performance and Identity Construction in Carson City, Nevada.” This is a peer-reviewed, academic journal article based on my research and analysis of 8 brothel sex workers and 7 brothel staff members about the everyday social relationships within a legal sex work setting.