A woman’s virginity is one subject that holds a very high place in most African cultures. Among other repercussions for the loss of virginity before marriage are, social rejection, excommunication from family, a bleak future... Faced with this dilemma, it is quite obvious that the subject of virginity is very delicate. explores the arguments of those who oppose this tradition as well as the peculiar world of virgins, ex-non-virgins and non-virgins to better understand the reasons for their drive for hymen repair.

Sexuality: Artificial hymen, a Moroccan sore?

Virginity begins at the tip of the doctor’s scalpel

Secret hymen repair in Morocco

Virgin before marriage, indispensable or superfluous?

Virginity: The Hymen and Foreskin under lock and key

Virgin by all means possible: The search for a new hymen

Keeping a hymen intact to avoid being labeled a "whore"


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