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GLQ (2021) 27 (3): 407–429.
Published: 01 June 2021
... Central America. In attending to contingency, this essay hints at the necessary work of political erotics and the imagination in renegotiating otherwise fraught social movement histories and epistemologies. Considering this moment, like any queer isthmian temporality, rife with dogged hope in the unknown...
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GLQ (2010) 16 (3): 451–464.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Diane Watt In 1993 Speculum , the journal of the Medieval Academy of America, published a special issue titled “Studying Women: Sex, Gender, Feminism.” It was a milestone in medieval studies, marking, belatedly, institutional recognition of the important contribution feminism and gender studies had...
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GLQ (2021) 27 (3): 321–327.
Published: 01 June 2021
... the imperial gaze, or that remain untranslatable. Part of a larger scholarly and activist project of the Feminist and Cuir/Queer Américas Working Group, the special issue situates the relationships across linguistic and cultural differences as central to a hemispheric queer/cuir dialogue. We have assembled...
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GLQ (2022) 28 (4): 541–566.
Published: 01 October 2022
..., beginning in the Caribbean, then crossing between Central America to the following cities: Barbados, British West Indies Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Montevideo, Uruguay Buenos Aires, Argentina Port of Spain, Trinidad Caracas, Venezuela Puerto Colombia, Colombia Panama City, Panama Colon, Panama Havana...
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GLQ (2002) 8 (1-2): 139–166.
Published: 01 April 2002
... to México and Central America.42 Each guide gives general information useful to any tourist (e.g., money- exchange information and maps) and information specifically for the queer tourist (e.g., bathhouse locations and helpful Spanish phrases for meeting men). All three guides provide city-by-city...
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GLQ (2016) 22 (2): 205–214.
Published: 01 April 2016
... California. Juana Agui- lar, an eighteenth-­century intersex person from Central America, was accused by the Inquisition of committing “abominable sins” with women.1 Aguilar is depicted onstage as an anatomical model. Esparragosa, the physician played by Rodríguez, examined her genitals and declares...
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GLQ (2018) 24 (1): 17–26.
Published: 01 January 2018
... the violence of US atrocities in Afghani- stan (his parents’ country of origin) and across the Middle East, extensions of US violence in Central America and the Caribbean, in places such as Puerto Rico and Grenada and Panama and Cuba and El Salvador and Guatemala and Hondu- ras...
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GLQ (1997) 3 (4): 417–436.
Published: 01 May 1997
... lifestyles” has been, as Chilla Bulbeck put it, “almost exclu- sive to the west” (Bulbeck 5). In fact, the evidence for homosexual identities, lifestyles, and subcultures in a number of “developing” countries, particularly in South and Central America, dates back to the early years of the century...
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GLQ (1995) 2 (3): 193–235.
Published: 01 June 1995
...), who reported Balboa’s discovery of pathicos faemineo amictu in Nicaragua (Balboa had had forty of them put to the dogs);I8 Oviedo (1526, 1535), who cataloged the practice of sodomy among natives throughout Central America and the Caribbean; and Cabeza de Vaca (1542), who observed two-spirits...
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GLQ (2003) 9 (1-2): 149–179.
Published: 01 April 2003
... the 1860s, when waves of immigrants began to come from eastern and southern Europe, Central America, and Asia, recruitment strategies were increasingly dominated by an anti-immigrant worldview that scrutinized foreign bodies with the penetrating gaze of an imperial power. By the latter...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (4): 732–735.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Britt Rusert 732 GLQ: A JOURNAL OF LESBIAN AND GAY STUDIES SEX WITH THE ENVIRONMENT Britt Rusert The Natural History of Sexuality in Early America Greta LaFleur Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2018. xii + 286 pp. In a study that pairs deep archival research with theoretical verve...
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GLQ (1998) 4 (3): 403–422.
Published: 01 June 1998
...Jessica Chapin Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 CLOSING AMERICA’S “BACK DOOR” Jessica Chapin On 19 September 1993, the U.S. Border Patrol in El Paso initiated Operation Hold the Line, a blockade that stationed 450 agents along a twenty-mile stretch of the border from...
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GLQ (2015) 21 (1): 121–152.
Published: 01 January 2015
... associated with HIV/AIDS to a political aversion, or disgust, for the state of American politics at the height of the AIDS epidemic. Specifically, I develop a close reading of Tony Kushner's Angels in America that examines how the play's linguistic and performative engagement with alimentary processes...
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GLQ (2002) 8 (1-2): 101–137.
Published: 01 April 2002
... Are Welcome.” The first of these articles stated that “a series of . . . rather ugly incidents involving gay tours and hostile natives has been reported in Central America and the Caribbean.” More recently, the New York Blade’s special issue “Flights of Fancy” featured articles titled “Playing It Safe: Gay...
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GLQ (2022) 28 (2): 306–308.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Nicolás Ramos Flores In the final chapter, Pierce analyzes critical essays via Carlos Octavio's Nuestra América: Ensayos de la psicología social , Alejandro Bunge's Una nueva patria , and Delfina Bunge's Las mujeres y la vocación . The three essays show both the family's elite status and its...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (2): 273–301.
Published: 01 April 2020
... drove up prices in central cities that amplified the class and race exclusions that the social movements of the 1960s contested. This article is therefore both a critical and a recuperative reading of lifestyle, one that uses the category to show how dissident sexualities can be both the harbinger...
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GLQ (2014) 20 (1-2): 204–206.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Don Romesburg Re-Dressing America's Frontier Past . Boag Peter . Berkeley : University of California Press , 2011 . xii + 257 pp . © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Books in Brief Deconstructing Queer Settler Colonialism Brian Joseph Gilley Spaces between Us...
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GLQ (2022) 28 (4): 589–616.
Published: 01 October 2022
... of solidão (solitude). Second, to contribute to efforts to decolonize the academy in the Americas more broadly, by pointing to the emergent Black queer archives and repertoires that Black queer artivists are intentionally producing outside the Brazilian academy. And third, to highlight how, why, and where...
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GLQ (2022) 28 (1): 87–114.
Published: 01 January 2022
... that underwrite national identity. This essay treats falsification as a central precept of a travesti methodology by paying close attention to the role of fiction, falsity, and fabrication in the production of the hero and the nation. Roper argues that travestismo not only exposes the constructedness of its...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (4): 649–664.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Margot Weiss This essay explores methodological dilemmas in queer anthropology by reviewing three recent queer ethnographies: Mary Gray's Out in the Country: Youth, Media, and Queer Visibility in Rural America ; Mark Padilla's Caribbean Pleasure Industry: Tourism, Sexuality, and AIDS...