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GLQ (2020) 26 (3): 503–527.
Published: 01 June 2020
... of the performative’s structure as irreducibly contingent; its structural rule is the possibility of the failure of the performative, rather than its success. The cultural milieus of postapartheid South Africa are also spaces where financial instruments like derivatives, social theory, and pharmaceuticals actively...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (3): 455–475.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Phoebe Kisubi Mbasalaki This article is a contribution to the conversation on what lies at the crux of the contradiction of South Africa’s progressive constitution and legal framework with reference to sexuality and limited access of the rights these convey for a vast number of people in same-sex...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (3): 477–502.
Published: 01 June 2020
... aid geographies, this article broadens understandings of the (queer) customary beyond narrowly defined cultural practices such as customs, rituals, and traditions. © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 queer Africa NGOs metrics References Abbas Hakima . 2012 . “ Aid...
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GLQ (2018) 24 (2-3): 367–374.
Published: 01 June 2018
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GLQ (2009) 15 (3): 397–439.
Published: 01 June 2009
... mediating conflicts within multiracial modernity in South Africa's emergent public culture, and I analyze the work done by queer “minor characters” in novels by Nadine Gordimer and J. M. Coetzee. None to Accompany Me (1994), The House Gun (1998), and Disgrace (1999) all tell the story of white, middle-class...
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GLQ (2009) 15 (3): 519–521.
Published: 01 June 2009
...Neville Hoad When Bodies Remember: Experiences and Politics of AIDS in South Africa Didier Fassin Trans. Amy Jacobs and Gabrielle Varro Berkeley: University of California Press , 2007 . xi +365 pp . Duke University Press 2009 Neville Hoad is associate professor of English...
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GLQ (2005) 11 (3): 437–455.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Noa Ben-Asher; R. Bruce Brasell; Daniel Garrett; John Greyson; Jack Lewis; Susan Newton-King Moving Image Review SCREENING HISTORICAL SEXUALITIES A Roundtable on Sodomy, South Africa, and Proteus Noa Ben-Asher, R. Bruce Brasell, Daniel Garrett, John Greyson, Jack Lewis, and Susan Newton...
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GLQ (2012) 18 (2-3): 297–323.
Published: 01 June 2012
... South Africa through the lens of black queer bodies. Through an analysis of Cheaters , a popular radio program broadcast in Soweto; the late kwaito star Lebo Mathosa; and ethnographic observation in the form of “quotidian conversations,” I illuminate the contested terrain of queer sexuality...
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GLQ (2013) 19 (3): 381–382.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Ming-Yuen S. Ma; Alexandra Juhasz © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 Moving Image Review QUEER MEDIA LOCI South Africa “ ‘ From the Margins You Push So That the Center Implodes’: Queer Media in South Africa,” by Ruti Talmor, is the fourth entry to the Queer Media Loci effort...
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GLQ (2013) 19 (3): 383–403.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Ruti Talmor This article offers a cross-sectional analysis of queer media production, exhibition, and reception in South Africa, homing in on lesbian media production through interviews with Makgano Mamabolo, cowriter and coproducer of Society , a hit series on mainstream South African television...
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GLQ (2013) 19 (4): 581–583.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Marc Epprecht Out in Africa: LGBT Organizing in Namibia and South Africa . Currier Ashley . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press , 2012 . xii + 255 pp . © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 Books in Brief Deconstructing Filipino Studies: Queer Reading beyond US...
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GLQ (2015) 21 (1): 168–171.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Brenna Munro How to Be a Real Gay: Gay Identities in Small Town South Africa . Reid Graeme . Scottsville, South Africa : University of KwaZulu-Natal Press . xi + 305 pp . © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 168 GLQ: A JOURNAL OF LESBIAN and GAY STUDIES Notes...
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GLQ (1999) 5 (4): 559–584.
Published: 01 October 1999
...Neville Hoad Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 BETWEEN THE WHITE MAN’S BURDEN AND THE WHITE MAN’S DISEASE Tracking lesbian and Gay Human Rights in Southern Africa Neville Hoad Whowill be queen of southern Africa? Two satirical...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (1): 119–124.
Published: 01 January 2011
... what aspects of sexual politics in South Africa Rubin's concept can illuminate, both for the moment in which the essay was written and for the present. While the worlds Rubin's essay can describe have shifted, the essay's analytic power holds. Duke University Press 2010 Re: Thinking Sex from...
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GLQ (2003) 10 (1): 23–46.
Published: 01 January 2003
...Lisa L. Moore Duke University Press 2003 LESBIAN MIGRATIONS Mary Renault’s South Africa Lisa L. Moore How can a postnational lesbian and gay literary history understand its imperi- alists and sexual conservatives as well as (or sometimes simply as) its resistance fighters and brave...
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GLQ (2012) 18 (2-3): 263–276.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Omise'eke Natasha Tinsley In the last twenty years, the geographic and conceptual space that Paul Gilroy dubbed the Black Atlantic —a network of transnational, transoceanic histories linking people of African descent in West Africa, the Caribbean, North America, and Europe—has emerged...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (3): 405–438.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Ruth Ramsden-Karelse In 1998, the recently established Gay and Lesbian Archives of South Africa acquired about 600 photographs depicting a group of individuals assigned male at birth, who presented and expressed themselves according to conventions of femininity. The girls, as they called themselves...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (3): 561–573.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Keguro Macharia The article “belated : interruption” stages an encounter between queer and Africa. © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 Africa Time Disorganization References Africanus Leo . 1896 . The History and Description of Africa and of the Notable Things Therein...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (3): 529–560.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Laura Edmondson In the burgeoning field of queer African studies, theatricality receives short shrift. Instead, anthropological studies of LGBTQ identities and practices in Africa emphasize theoretical frameworks of sexual discretion, elusiveness, and ambiguity. This essay explores...
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GLQ (2019) 25 (1): 131–135.
Published: 01 January 2019
... War,” the present article examines the way in which queer scholarship can productively engage with non-Western bodies and sexualities. Considering sub-Saharan Africa and the Middle East, it draws on the work of Puar, Achille Mbembe, and others to argue that the post-9/11 wars represent a major context...