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GLQ (2002) 8 (1-2): 207–225.
Published: 01 April 2002
... Duke University Press 2002 The GLQ Archive AFSC HAWAI’I GAY LIBERATION PROGRAM Activist Materials Addressing Tourism American Friends Service Committee Editor’s Note: The American Friends Service Committee (AFSC) is an indepen- dent Quaker organization founded in 1917 to give...
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GLQ (2018) 24 (4): 421–444.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Christina B. Hanhardt Abstract At the start of the 1990s the New York chapter of the activist group AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power (ACT UP) was essential to the continuation of needle exchanges, which provide clean syringes to injection drug users without disapprobation or discipline and have been...
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GLQ (2021) 27 (1): 61–84.
Published: 01 January 2021
... States Embassy, and many Christian institutions. This article diverges from these biomedical and moral panics by attending to the shifting temporal allegiances of sarimbavy spirit medium-activists. Interlocutors’ roles as mediums to spirits of former reigning monarchs ( tromba ) necessitated an onerous...
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GLQ (2010) 16 (3): 429–449.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Paul Sendziuk; Roger Hallas; Jim Hubbard; Debra Levine In the age of AIDS, film and video became one of the principal means for grief-stricken activists and artists to bear witness and make sense of the epidemic and the loss of their lovers and friends. This Moving Image Review comprises short...
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GLQ (2010) 16 (4): 557–575.
Published: 01 October 2010
...Jason Ritchie In this essay, I draw on ethnographic interviews with Israeli and Palestinian queer activists in Israel to interrogate the centrality of the politics of visibility in “mainstream” queer activism. I suggest that queer Israeli activists' reliance on visibility as a political strategy...
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GLQ (2008) 14 (4): 481–507.
Published: 01 October 2008
... subject positions that are distinct from the identities promoted and encouraged by activist lesbian organizations in Indonesia. In this article I examine the ways both lesbian activists in Jakarta and individuals in Padang selectively appropriate circuits of queer knowledge to make sense of their own...
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GLQ (2009) 15 (1): 31–66.
Published: 01 January 2009
...David S. Churchill This article grows out of a larger project on homophile internationalism that linked Europe and North America organizations, activists and writing during the post-war decades. More than just participating in a North Atlantic exchange, these homophile activists had a global vision...
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GLQ (2010) 16 (4): 599–610.
Published: 01 October 2010
...Gil Z. Hochberg; Haneen Maikey; Rima; Samira Saraya One of the most important contributions of this special issue of GLQ is the forum for three queer Palestinian activists to speak about the complexity of their identities and politics. In this roundtable conversation, these activists make clear...
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GLQ (2013) 19 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 January 2013
...Mitra Rastegar Through an analysis of Western lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) activist responses to the executions of two youths in Iran in 2005, this article considers why an interpretation of the executions as a case of antigay persecution became predominant despite reasons...
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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 (2021) 27 (3): 431–450.
Published: 01 June 2021
... space by two trans thinkers: Marlene Wayar, an Argentine social psychologist and activist, and Talia Mae Bettcher, a Canadian philosopher and activist based in Los Angeles. Pichon-Rivière argues that a core difference between their approaches stems from different geopolitical and disciplinary regimes...
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GLQ (2021) 27 (4): 499–523.
Published: 01 October 2021
... in the future . In contrast, intersex activists invoke post-medical futures, structured by norms of consent and bodily integrity. While queer approaches to temporality might challenge the notion of intervening surgically on an infant for the sake of the future adult the child will become, might this queer...
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GLQ (2014) 20 (1-2): 41–74.
Published: 01 April 2014
... the history of two organizations in Chicago — LLENA, an activist organization that existed from 1988 to 1992, and Amigas Latinas, a Latina lesbian, bisexual, and transgender advocacy organization that was founded in 1995 and is still in existence. My analysis is based on oral interviews, participant...
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GLQ (2013) 19 (4): 545–558.
Published: 01 October 2013
... Castiglia and Reed call “ideality politics”) is mapped onto the present and future, the pull toward the past in these texts is equally palpable, as a structure of feeling as well as a critical method, appearing in the form of retrospective returns, activist legacies, spaces of memory, aesthetic blueprints...
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GLQ (2013) 19 (3): 383–403.
Published: 01 June 2013
... (2007, 2009 – 2010), and Zethu Matebeni, cowriter, codirector, and coproducer of Breaking Out of the Box (2011), a documentary that has screened on the film festival, academic, and activist circuits. Shifting focus away from the predominantly European-American context of most media scholarship...
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GLQ (2008) 14 (2-3): 191–215.
Published: 01 June 2008
... expansively theorize conceptual space both to rethink submerged sexual, racial histories and to comment on the intersections between African diaspora and queer experiences in a contemporary era of Haitian refugees, transnational Dominican laborers, and international West Indian “gay” activists. Texts examined...
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GLQ (2009) 15 (2): 199–224.
Published: 01 April 2009
... activist and academic experiences. They argue that, in the last fifteen years, much progress has been made in terms of improving the medical and social attitudes toward people with intersex, but that significant work remains to be done to ensure that children born with sex anomalies will be treated...
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GLQ (2009) 15 (2): 249–260.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Sarah M. Creighton; Julie A. Greenberg; Katrina Roen; Del LaGrace Volcano The present article seeks to bring together ideas from legal, medical, social science, artistic, and activist perspectives, through dialogue among the four authors. Sarah Creighton is a gynecologist working with women who...
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GLQ (2010) 16 (3): 389–427.
Published: 01 June 2010
... and commercial cultural production that differed distinctly from those of gay political organizations and other gay activists. These developments sketch a richer and more complicated story of the evolution of gay identity and gay politics—particularly the politics of visibility—after Stonewall. Duke University...
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GLQ (2010) 16 (4): 537–556.
Published: 01 October 2010
...Amalia Ziv The essay discusses the Israeli queer activist group Black Laundry that emerged in 2001 following the outbreak of the second Intifada. The analysis underscores Black Laundry's move away from the assimilationist politics of the LGBT community in Israel with its narrow understanding...