, Big Black Organs and Old White Gold: Embodied Racial Myths in Sexual Relationships of Gambian Beach Boys.
Next day we headed north to fashionable Fajara and were hit on at once by a trio of dreadlocked bumsters
calling themselves the Reggae Boys.
Beware of Bumsters
- men selling their wares on beaches and near hotels.
It's also important to remember that the Bumsters
mean you no harm.
It has since forwarded a bill to parliament against bumsters
While some tourists are accused by observers of "contaminating local culture with Western vices", the bumsters
have generated, and degenerated, their own subculture of begging, idling and harassing tourists near hotels and on some parts of the beaches.
It was Alexander McQueen who brought us the first pair of bumsters
but they didn't really take off either.
Restaurant staff, drivers, hoteliers and bumsters
-young men who ply the beaches selling whatever they can -are the main beneficiaries.
Says Sean Jenkins, a regular visitor: "I am not coming back to face harassment from the bumsters
The shot of the model named Carmen Hawk, hunched, declares nothing specific about gender - everyone has a back and a butt - and neither do McQueen's pants, since he has done bumsters
He then re-visited some of his old brainwaves, but in more saleable form - bumsters
that did not quite reveal the buttocks, softer tail coats in white lace or pastel brocade, and lace dresses that, rather than slashed across the breasts as he did in his infamous Highland Rape collection, were fluted out to a skirt over petticoats.
And ever since he has continued to ruffle feathers with his designs - rear cleavage bumsters
and his 1995 dishevelled Highland Rape Collection.