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GLQ (2018) 24 (2-3): 213–238.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., and biopolitics. Identifying Diane DiMassa’s comic series Hothead Paisan: Homicidal Lesbian Terrorist (1999) and Robert Eggers’s Puritan horror film, The Witch (2015), as emblematic of this approach, the essay argues that both texts champion a reparative approach to paranoid sensibilities that takes seriously...
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GLQ (2010) 16 (1-2): 105–131.
Published: 01 April 2010
... U.S. queers as regulatory over the racialized and sexualized populations targeted within the imperial biopolitics of the war on terror. I explain homonationalism as a quality of U.S. queer modernities having formed within a colonial biopolitics, in which the terrorizing sexual colonization of Native...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (2-3): 265–286.
Published: 01 June 2011
..., and toxicity itself are sexually and racially instantiated in the recent panic about lead content in Chinese-manufactured toys exported the United States. This analysis, while seeming at first to hover somewhat outside queerness, is completed in the next section, where I interweave biopolitical considerations...
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GLQ (2016) 22 (4): 629–636.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Kyla Schuller Testo Junkie: Sex, Drugs, and Biopolitics in the Pharmacopornographic Era . Preciado Paul B. , translated by Benderson Bruce . New York : Feminist Press , 2013 . x + 427 pp . The Exquisite Corpse of Asian America: Biopolitics, Biosociality, and Posthuman...
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GLQ (2017) 23 (3): 419–429.
Published: 01 June 2017
... if HUMANITIES REVIEW 421 Otik’s breaching of the line between vegetable and mammal is not simply a sur- realist conceit (or cautionary tale about unnatural desires) but an important queer comment on the relations between heteronormativity, capitalism, and biopolitics? Tracing this line of questioning...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (1): 63–101.
Published: 01 January 2020
...Noor Al-Qasimi This essay delineates the contours of the United Arab Emirates’s biopolitical national project through the lens of queerness as a site of productive failure, rupture, and danger—one with the potential to disrupt the heteronormative notions of lineage and futurity upon which...
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GLQ (2015) 21 (4): 670–673.
Published: 01 October 2015
...), the editors draw on Achille Mbembe’s influential theoriza- tion of necropolitics as a “concept-­metaphor” to illuminate varying and unequal distributions of life and death (3). Necropolitics supplements the Foucauldian notion of biopolitics to describe how contemporary forms of power...
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GLQ (2019) 25 (4): 663–666.
Published: 01 October 2019
... immobility wrought by biopolitical regimes of authori- tarian power (157). The study analyzes a wide swath of violence that cannot be easily traced to state primogeniture, such as racialized queer suicides, police kill- ings of unarmed black men and trans people in the US, and, most important, Pal- estinians...
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GLQ (2017) 23 (4): 473–507.
Published: 01 October 2017
..., distinguished not by their relations to animals but by their relations to capital. Finally, the article reads this insight against the biopolitical theorist Giorgio Agamben's concept of anthropogenesis and notes that such exemptions reveal a limitation in his theory. In place of the timeless ritualism...
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GLQ (2017) 23 (4): 509–532.
Published: 01 October 2017
...-century capitalism in the context of his determination, as he says in Walden , to “love the wild not less than the good.” It tracks Thoreau's interest in the wild as part of his career-wide effort to imagine carnal life away from the forms of biopolitical coding and optimization that he understood...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (1): 140–151.
Published: 01 January 2020
... a securitizing biopolitical function. To include LGBT families in the Let s Move! campaign was to increase the number of parents policing their children s bodies according to normative standards of health. In the first volume of The History of Sexuality, Michel Foucault (1990, 1:138 45) describes how...
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GLQ (2016) 22 (2): 215–222.
Published: 01 April 2016
... . “The ‘Right’ to Maim: Inhumanist Biopolitics in Palestine.” Borderlands journal 14 , no. 1 . Puar Jasbir Mikdashi Maya . 2012 . “Pinkwatching and Pinkwashing: Interpenetration and Its Discontents.” Jadaliyya August 9 . Said Edward W. 1978 . Orientalism . New York...
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GLQ (2022) 28 (1): 1–28.
Published: 01 January 2022
...‐of‐color and Indigenous concerns, the article demonstrates how biopolitical and necropolitical value is extracted from communities exposed to intersecting violences with differential dividends distributed to queer Latino/a and Afro‐Latino/a communities. The political problematics of interpellating Pulse...
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GLQ (2009) 15 (1): 153–169.
Published: 01 January 2009
... (fish threesomes) to the raunchy (bestiality in the cowshed), and even more ordinary combinations of both (dogs' dry-humping), the forms of sociality accruing in these discussions lay foundations for new biopolitical (as opposed to disciplinary) knowledges, prompting further inquiry into what happens...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (1): 107–117.
Published: 01 January 2011
... , however, can also be read as anticipating, from a disability studies perspective, queer analyses (such as Licia Fiol-Matta's book A Queer Mother for the Nation or Jasbir K. Puar's Terrorist Assemblages ) that do not emerge until much later—analyses stressing the uneven biopolitical incorporation...
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GLQ (2013) 19 (2): 167–189.
Published: 01 April 2013
... the flashpoint in a biopolitical battle between colonists and indigenous peoples in Natal. For settlers, polygamy failed at being properly heteronormative, instead indicating an overweening hyper-heterosexuality in Zulu men. As a result, to white observers, polygamy presented a dangerous and disruptive challenge...
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GLQ (2013) 19 (1): 57–78.
Published: 01 January 2013
... of transgender, they offer important insight into the biopolitical and geopolitical contexts through which gendered subjects are produced and maintained. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 The Substance of Borders Transgender Politics, Mobility, and US State Regulation of Testosterone Toby...
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GLQ (2013) 19 (3): 279–300.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Julian Gill-Peterson This essay considers the mutation of the temporality of HIV/AIDS in the United States from epidemic time to endemic time — the biopolitical distribution of life and death capacities across populations — as a critical noncoincidence of the present with itself. That the present...
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GLQ (2010) 16 (1-2): 285–295.
Published: 01 April 2010
... colonialism is overdue in queer studies, even though such a critique has the potential to shift the nineteenth-century historical grounding of queer studies in a nascent “homosexuality” or in a “homo­social” platonic public to the biopolitical emergence of what is now called...
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GLQ (2022) 28 (2): 289–297.
Published: 01 April 2022
... in original). The second is that this transition occurs in no small part through the force of secularization, a biopolitical force that mirrors hetero- and homonormativity in its capacity to constrain the possibilities for human existence and flourishing. Moreover, as Coviello carefully tracks, both...