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GLQ (1997) 3 (4): 357–384.
Published: 01 May 1997
...Paul EeNam Park Hagland 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 . New York: AI Publications, 1994...
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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 (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 © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 The Security Archipelago: Human-Security States, Sexuality Politics, and the End of Neoliberalism . Amar Paul . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2013 . 328 pp. 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 (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 (2022) 28 (3): 385–411.
Published: 01 June 2022
... praxis. Through a reading of three poems, the author demonstrates that, for Rukeyser, questioning human ontological boundaries is inextricable from her exploration of queer human desire, and especially inextricable from her vision of queer futurity. Furthermore, this essay shows how queer ecopoetics...
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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 (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 (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. Duke University Press 2010 Impossible Desires: Queer Diasporas and South Asian Public Cultures Gayatri Gopinath Durham: Duke University Press , 2005 . 247 pp . Pedagogies of Crossing: Meditations on Feminism, Sexual Politics, Memory...
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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 (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 (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 (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 (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 (2013) 19 (4): 419–433.
Published: 01 October 2013
... practices that engage effeminacy, the feminine, and the female — queer figures of athleticism that cross, defy, redefine (that trans ) not only categories of sex but also the category of the human. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may...
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GLQ (2008) 14 (4): 623–637.
Published: 01 October 2008
... crucially, in their national and cultural origins, these films constitute a cinematic “counterpublic” along the lines Michael Warner prescribes for human and textual communities, recalibrating the relations among sexuality, visuality, and representation as they play out for public audiences...