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GLQ (2012) 18 (2-3): 277–295.
Published: 01 June 2012
... in the Caribbean region run by and for self-identified gay men—to see how these men have used the erotic to survive. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Chatting Back an Epidemic Caribbean Gay Men, HIV/AIDS, and the Uses of Erotic Subjectivity Lyndon K. Gill In the popular imagination...
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GLQ (2016) 22 (1): 146–147.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Roderick A. Ferguson Against the Closet: Black Political Longing and the Erotics of Race . Abdur-Rahman Aliyyah I. . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2012 . xi + 200 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 146 GLQ: A JOURNAL OF LESBIAN AND GAY STUDIES THE...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (2): 346–348.
Published: 01 April 2020
... markers in order to understand the expansive eroticism in Carnival (sight/visual), Calypso (sound/vibration), and HIV/AIDS activism (touch/ feel) (15). The history and erotic traditions of Carnival (chap. 1) serve as the nec- essary context for analyzing the white, gay Carnival designer Minshall (chap...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (4): 497–510.
Published: 01 October 2011
... Sedgwick's continuing interest as both a critic and a poet in the erotics of genre, especially as it reappears in A Dialogue on Love . © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 “Surprising Recognition” Genre, Poetic Form, and Erotics from Sedgwick’s “1001 Seances” to A Dialogue on Love Kathryn R...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (2): 352–354.
Published: 01 April 2020
... this particular ethno- erotic economy depend on the long history of the eroticization of the Moran the young(ish) Samburu/Masai man? Relatedly, how does a tourism- based economy produce a very different ethno- erotics than, let s say, a mining one? The Swahili coast has a long homoerotic tradition...
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GLQ (2019) 25 (2): 273–296.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Bobby Benedicto Drawing on the writings of Georges Bataille and Leo Bersani, this essay reexamines the long-held association of homosexuality with a radical erotics of death from the vantage of queer of color critique. While notions of suicidal ecstasy, self-shattering, and masochistic jouissance...
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GLQ (2012) 18 (4): 453–479.
Published: 01 October 2012
... form of erotic subjectivity in the modern period. That sameness — an erotics of normative masculinity — is left uninterrogated as an important historical formation in and of itself and also as a means by which the hetero-homo binary was constructed. Instead, the histories shift their attention from...
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GLQ (2014) 20 (4): 407–437.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Zeb Tortorici This essay focuses on how viscerality refracts as an issue for archival studies of early modern sexuality (and beyond). Through a microhistorical examination of textual representations of necrophilia, fellatio, masturbation, and erotic religious visions from colonial Mexican...
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GLQ (2018) 24 (2-3): 267–289.
Published: 01 June 2018
... structure of lesbian literary and erotic practices that is useful for thinking about lesbian literary history as well as its future. Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick’s work on reparative reading and the school of queer optimism exemplified by José Esteban Muñoz’s Cruising Utopia undergird the approach to Victorian...
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GLQ (2016) 22 (4): 605–628.
Published: 01 October 2016
... conceptualizations of gender, sexuality, and kinship and produced shame. Sexual orphanings queered children away from their bodies and sexualities, which also worked to orient them away from the future. I turn to Tomson Highway's Kiss of the Fur Queen (1998) to consider what erotics might remain for these children...
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GLQ (2008) 14 (4): 639–658.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Graham N. Drake Queer medievalists deal with four major methodological questions: historical contextualization and nomenclature; the actuality of embodied erotic experience; the elision or erasure of female same-sex eroticism; and the periodization of history and the purpose of its study. Two...
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GLQ (2010) 16 (1-2): 157–181.
Published: 01 April 2010
... identities in narrative film continue to mirror the ongoing legacy of settler colonialism. In the case of Big Eden , Indian people, and thus any potential for actual Two-Spirit erotics, vanish completely under the weight of colonial desires; in the case of Johnny Greyeyes , though the aftermath of settler...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (1): 85–88.
Published: 01 January 2011
... astonishingly interdisciplinary engagement. Part of what Rubin has given social scientists (as well as ethnographically minded humanists) is a model of how to link discourse and representation to the domain of practice as enacted within the lived worlds of erotic communities that are marked by their own rituals...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (1): 89–95.
Published: 01 January 2011
... historical grounding—we have moved further from an exploration of blackness's centrality in queer studies discourse about the body and its erotic desires. Duke University Press 2010 The “Beached Whale” Sharon P. Holland Remember the past, but look to the future and above all treasure the...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (2-3): 309–329.
Published: 01 June 2011
... nonstandard sexualities and erotic attractions. The second part considers how Freud handled the question of family romance in his most notable treatment of a famous historical artist, Leonardo da Vinci, and suggests that a concept of queer family romance, though overlooked by Freud, might extend and improve...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (4): 517–542.
Published: 01 October 2011
... at the heart of queer feminist splits; and (3) it deepens our philosophical understanding of sexual difference and erotic desubjectivation in modernity by elaborating a queer feminist ethics. © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 Are the Lips a Grave? Lynne Huffer Are the lips a grave? It’s...
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GLQ (2012) 18 (2-3): 249–262.
Published: 01 June 2012
... centered on the promise and pitfalls associated with pushing beyond disciplinary frameworks and methodological conventions toward, for example, narrative theorizing and creative responses as a legitimate way to represent black women's (erotic) histories. Whither interdisciplinarity? What are the limits of...
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GLQ (2012) 18 (2-3): 263–276.
Published: 01 June 2012
... histories to imagine intersections of migration, work, and desire experienced by African/Haitian American women who came from New Orleans, Louisiana, to Richmond, California, to work in Kaiser's shipyards during World War II. Narrating erotic encounters between black female shipbuilders, the piece meditates...
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GLQ (2012) 18 (2-3): 325–346.
Published: 01 June 2012
... beach, Les Salines. This essay seeks to cross temporal, scalar, and disciplinary boundaries while revisiting tropes of queer invisibility that mark representations of same-sex desire in the Caribbean. Cycling from the world described in the 1901 erotic novel Une nuit d'orgie à Saint-Pierre, Martinique...
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GLQ (2016) 22 (3): 467–480.
Published: 01 June 2016
... will. The books discussed, moreover, stay attuned to fecund forms of erotic world-making and other mere and provisional pleasures produced in the slippery zones where shame and intimacy intersect. Together, Extravagant Abjection, Sensational Flesh , and A View from the Bottom remind us of the...