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Published: 01 January 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391395-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9139-5
...2 Transnational Homophobias 6 Not Quite Redemption Song LGBT-Hate in Jamaica Suzanne LaFont several years ago while I was living in Jamaica con- ducting research...
Published: 27 April 2018
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7166-3
... on the disparate treatment claim, as well. Huff ’s case against Chapel Hill–­Chauncy Hall raises a number of questions that surface and resurface in lgbt equal rights advocacy. First, what did it mean to prohibit discrimination against Huff in employment based on her sexual orientation? A...
Published: 27 April 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371663-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7166-3
... 2 the lgbt rights-­bearing subject Aristotle’s Revenge This chapter examines a handful of cases, as well as public relations and legisla­ tive campaigns, conducted in lgbt equal rights discursive terms, and discu­...
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371793-124
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7179-3
Published: 11 December 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002604-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0260-4
Published: 11 December 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002604-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0260-4
Published: 13 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374794-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7479-4
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... While in the global north the debate around human rights for LGBT people is principally focused on marriage equality and trans rights, many jurisdictions in the global south remain burdened with the legacy of colonially imposed anti-sodomy laws. These archaic statutes make it a crime, sometimes...
Published: 13 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374794-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7479-4
Published: 13 July 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374794-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7479-4
Published: 03 March 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373148-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... vulnerable individuals in the carceral arena, specifically LGBT and transgender prisoners. ...
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
..., prisons, as arms of the state, continue to criminalize consensual sexual activity between prisoners. In addition, it addresses the particular effects of such a system on some of the most vulnerable individuals in the carceral arena, specifically LGBT and transgender prisoners. This essay argues...
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... vulnerable individuals in the carceral arena, specifically LGBT and transgender prisoners. Since the introduction of effective treatment in 1996, people with HIV are increasingly viewed by the criminal justice and public health systems through the lens of their potential to infect, as viral vectors...
Published: 03 March 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7314-8
... worst nightmare. While in the global north the debate around human rights for LGBT people is principally focused on marriage equality and trans rights, many jurisdictions in the global south remain burdened with the legacy of colonially imposed anti-sodomy laws. These archaic statutes make it a...
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By Libby Adler
Published: 27 April 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371663-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7166-3
... the defense of its policy by the National Center for Lesbian Rights (nclr), a major lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (lgbt) law reform organ­ization with offices in the Bay Area, and Jenner and Block, a large national law firm with an office in Washington, DC, that maintains a specialty...
Book Chapter

By Libby Adler
Published: 27 April 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371663-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7166-3
...-­Marie Marshall have published a volume entirely addressed to the relationship of lgbt activ- ism to lgbt gal­le advocacy. 1 In their introductory chapter, they reflect on both the potential and the limitations of ­legal strategies for social change, noting that for ades de scholars­c “have...
Published: 19 February 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822399698-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9969-8
... easy for a critic making no secret of her lesbianism in the heterosexual, masculinist structures and values of most Latin American film festivals and institutions, life wasn’t necessarily any easier in the lgbt circles back home in the United States, where misguided notions of Latin America...
Published: 04 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375739-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7573-9
... rights that have historically been extended to encompass rights for women and LGBT communities, among others originally excluded from the category—be its essence? And if so, might law and our ideas of justice be little more than symbols of this repetition? Pursuing one promise of plasticity, that of...