Welcome to our qualitative research library, where we like to nerd out on narratives! It houses both historical and recent scientific literature on sexuality and relationships among women, partners, and couples living with HIV around the world.
Have an article to add to this library? Email us at info [at] lifeandlovewithhiv [dot] ca.
If you click on an article that does not have a PDF, email us to request a copy.
We included studies in this library that had any mention of sexuality and relationships in the context of HIV. However, a focus on risk and transmission still frames much of the research in this area. You’ll also find some studies lack gender-based analysis and tend to view this concept as binary.
If you have a question about past research, feel free to contact the authors (most papers have emails listed on the first page). If you have a recommendation for future research, send us your suggestion. If reading a paper sparks an idea, thought, emotion, question, or other insight, email us or leave a comment on our blog!
A qualitative investigation into the HIV disclosure process within an intimate partnership: ‘The moment I realized that our relationship was developing into something serious, I just had to tell him’ | 2017 | UK
Renegotiating intimate relationships with men: how HIV shapes attitudes and experiences of marriage for South African women living with HIV: ‘Now in my life, everything I do, looking at my health’ | 2013 | South Africa
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