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GLQ (2019) 25 (2): 315–335.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Annamarie Jagose Queer thinking to date has tended to write off the couple form as foundationally normative. This essay offers a renewed ontology of the couple via an autoethnographic account of human-animal cohabitation: my own coupled raising of a dog. Through a close reading of Deleuze...
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GLQ (2015) 21 (2-3): 183–207.
Published: 01 June 2015
... Studies Research Center Introduction Has the Queer Ever Been Human? Dana Luciano and Mel Y. Chen What can be said about the photograph at left? At first glance, viewers will likely recognize the larger background object as a boulder: rough textured, sand colored, partly in shadow...
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GLQ (2015) 21 (1): 174–176.
Published: 01 January 2015
...Omnia El Shakry The Security Archipelago: Human-Security States, Sexuality Politics, and the End of Neoliberalism . Amar Paul . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2013 . 328 pp. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 174 GLQ: A JOURNAL OF LESBIAN and GAY STUDIES...
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GLQ (2015) 21 (2-3): 295–320.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Eunjung Kim This essay questions the perspective that distinguishes humans from objects on the grounds of ability and considers the departure from recognizable markers of humanity. Thinking through performances by Marina Abramović and through the 2006 South Korean film I'm a Cyborg, but That's OK...
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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 (2010) 16 (4): 649–653.
Published: 01 October 2010
... Hill. Books in Brief Joseph Massad and the Alleged Violence of Human Rights Sahar Amer Desiring Arabs Joseph Massad Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007. xiv + 453 pp. Joseph Massad’s Desiring Arabs is without question an erudite, well-­researched monograph that seeks...
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GLQ (1997) 3 (4): 357–384.
Published: 01 May 1997
...Paul EeNam Park Hagland Copyright © 1997 Mark Blasius 1997 Works Cited Amnesty International USA. Romania: Human Rights Violations in the Eighties . New York: AI Pubbcations, 1987 . Amnesty International USA. Breaking the Silence: Human Rights Violations Based on Sexual Orientation...
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GLQ (2014) 20 (4): 461–490.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Leah DeVun This essay focuses on “hermaphrodites” to examine how ideas about sexual difference shaped the human-nonhuman distinction in medieval Europe. When constructing a definition of the human, medieval authors repeatedly pointed to a particular kind of sexual difference as a key indicator...
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GLQ (2017) 23 (3): 391–418.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Calvin Warren This article argues that black sexuality presents a “problem for thought” within humanism and Afro-pessimism. Humanism continually attempts to integrate blackness into humanity, as a way to make suffering intelligible (structural adjustment); Afro-pessimism, rightly critiquing...
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GLQ (2012) 18 (4): 507–528.
Published: 01 October 2012
... relations between human and animal subjects as well as the queer contours of Treadwell's conservationism. Drawing on his 1997 memoir, Among Grizzlies: Living with Wild Bears in Alaska , as well as film representations of his life's work (principally, Werner Herzog's acclaimed 2005 documentary, Grizzly Man...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (1): 193–204.
Published: 01 January 2011
... of the human, human rights, and human rights abuses. Pedagogies of Crossing: Meditations on Feminism, Sexual Politics, Memory, and the Sacred M. Jacqui Alexander Durham: Duke University Press , 2005 . 410 pp . Impossible Desires: Queer Diasporas and South Asian Public Cultures Gayatri Gopinath...
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GLQ (2017) 23 (4): 473–507.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Gabriel Rosenberg The article explores the history and structure of American laws criminalizing sexual contact between humans and animals to demonstrate how the ecological conditions of late capitalism are remaking sexual taxonomies, practices, and identities. It notes that the majority...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (2): 303–331.
Published: 01 April 2020
... to the protection of sexual human rights. Finally, the article analyzes a recent survey/research on discrimination in the workplace that was conducted as a collaborative effort between several LGBTI and human rights organizations in Croatia and how these strategies can (re)produce neoliberal discourses of market...
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GLQ (2009) 15 (1): 153–169.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Susan McHugh Nonhuman nonheteronormativity presents a profound challenge not just to identity forms but more importantly to disciplinary habits of thinking of human subjectivity as the default form of social agency. To elaborate this point, this essay surveys how some recent books, including...
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GLQ (2013) 19 (4): 487–514.
Published: 01 October 2013
... writing on art and sensation. It explores athleticism as a nexus for the performance's engagements with wider questions of animal-human (and particularly equine) interaction: gender, sexuality, and desire; biomedical science and hormone supplementation; and the aesthetic and political interventions...
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GLQ (2016) 22 (3): 437–466.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Cynthia G. Franklin; Laura E. Lyons This essay analyzes legal and cultural texts that pertain to the 2002 murder of Gwen Araujo, to argue for the political possibilities that can be mobilized through familial grief over a human rights violation against a trans person. As family members speak from...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (2-3): 265–286.
Published: 01 June 2011
... of immunity into an account of the peculiar intimacies and alienations of heavy metal poisoning, rendered in the first person. The essay ends by suggesting that the queering and racializing of material other than human amounts to a kind of animacy . Animacy is built on the recognition that abstract concepts...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (3): 503–527.
Published: 01 June 2020
... produce queer connections and contestations through the circulation of ostensibly universal subjects, be they the risk-bearing patient, the scholar, or the (biological) human. In South Africa, citational sexualities are performative of both constitutional and customary cultural spheres when juxtaposing...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (3): 455–475.
Published: 01 June 2020
... organizational narrative is deeply imbricated. Organizations like Dutch international human rights funder Hivos that have funded the championing of sexual rights often fail to fully engage with and interrogate this (colonial) cultural archive. This is the customary in its hegemonic form. By deploying...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (3): 477–502.
Published: 01 June 2020
..., reveals NGOs, dismissed in critical scholarship as “unqueer”—for spreading homonationalism, sapping radical agendas by institutionalizing liberal human rights frameworks, and smuggling in Euro-American logics of sexual modernity—to be unlikely sites of queer complexity. Reading NGO spaces as customary...