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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2019) 25 (2): 363–365.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Rafael Walker “The Man Who Thought Himself a Woman” and Other Queer Nineteenth-Century Short Stories Looby Christopher , ed. Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press , 2016 . xxiv + 311 pp. Copyright © 2019 Duke University Press 2019 References Chase Richard...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 October 2017) 23 (4): 509–532.
Published: 01 October 2017
... the nineteenth century, would be called “sexuality.” Doing so, he helps us bring into focus some of the knotty conceptual dilemmas of our own queer theoretical moment, in which the impulse to nurture traditions of sex radicalism sits sometimes uneasily alongside renderings of sex as a key element of...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2013) 19 (2): 167–189.
Published: 01 April 2013
... marked Zuma as a “buffoon,” “barbaric,” and less civilized than his “distinctly monogamous” hosts can be traced to nineteenth-century settler colonial regimes and their violent attempts at reordering the lands and peoples they sought to occupy and replace. The arrival of British settlers in the...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 October 2009) 15 (4): 535–564.
Published: 01 October 2009
...Patrick R. O'Malley The cultural construction of Roman Catholicism in England shifted in the middle decades of the nineteenth century from being constituted as a series of acts to being understood as a subjectivity experienced as authentic interiority. Even as various British Victorian figures, for...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 June 2008) 14 (2-3): 217–237.
Published: 01 June 2008
... administration affect the political ecology of an entire archipelago? What insights can be gained by opening a dialogue between the interdisciplinary fields of political ecology and LGBTQ studies? This essay examines such questions through a late-nineteenth-century crackdown on “unnatural offences” at the...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 225–247.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Ellen K. Feder In May 2006 the U.S. and European endocrinological societies published a consensus statement announcing a significant change in nomenclature. No longer would nineteenth-century variations on the term hermaphrodite , or the more newly introduced term intersex , be used in a medical...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 June 2011) 17 (2-3): 309–329.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Whitney Davis The essay presents a model of “queer family romance” (adapted from Freud's concept of family romance) in historical practices of collecting visual culture in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Though queer collections of visual culture and queer family romance are independent...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 June 2012) 18 (2-3): 325–346.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Vanessa Agard-Jones Saint-Pierre and Sainte-Anne sit on opposite shores—both territorially and symbolically—of Martinique, a French territory in the Caribbean Sea. During the nineteenth century, Saint-Pierre was known as the “Sodom” of the Antilles, as a cosmopolitan city where decadence and...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2017) 23 (2): 221–246.
Published: 01 April 2017
..., unknown parentage and incest—is foundational to the sexual economy of slavery. Rather than a taboo that finds heterosexual resolution, incest is a sexual construct of slavery that paradoxically enables the emergence of queer sexual and kinship affiliations. I ground my reading in the nineteenth-century...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2017) 23 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Karen Jacobs Annie Leibovitz's postmortem photograph of Susan Sontag in A Photographer's Life, 1990–2005 publicizes its subject in the same visual space that protects its privacy, writing over its contemporaneity with a series of more legible nineteenth-century and modernist visual codes, just as...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 June 2002) 8 (3): 253–270.
Published: 01 June 2002
... of identity: what one did, and with whom, came to define who one was. In Michel Foucault’s famous words, “The nineteenth- century homosexual became a personage, a past, a case history, and a childhood, . . . with an indiscreet anatomy and possibly a mysterious physiology. . . . The sodomite had...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2005) 11 (1): 65–94.
Published: 01 January 2005
... of specific sex characteristics, offered Bell the opportunity to discuss the principle of gonadal sex assignment (165). However, my analysis of French, German, Dutch, and English case histo- ries of hermaphroditism in the nineteenth century shows that medical opinions and concepts of sex in...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2003) 10 (1): 77–110.
Published: 01 January 2003
... the late- nineteenth- and early-twentieth-century projects of colonialism and imperialism and the construction of a multiplicity of homophobic and ethnic social hierarchies, has been valuable.7 The “colour line” in British Columbia, though white suprema- 80 GLQ: A JOURNAL OF LESBIAN AND GAY...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 October 2003) 9 (4): 471–498.
Published: 01 October 2003
... and social taboos, then the growing violence of pornography in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries is attributable to the new shock FEMALE SAME-SEX DESIRE AND THE EROTICIZATION OF PAIN 475 value of pain within a culture redefining it as forbidden and...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2014) 20 (1-2): 141–166.
Published: 01 April 2014
... wars of conquest that had character- ized much of the engagement between the United States and indigenous peoples in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries were over, and indigenous peoples represented a decreasing threat to the racial order of the nation.32 In contrast...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 October 2016) 22 (4): 605–628.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Mary Zaborskis This essay examines the production of Native queer childhood in nineteenth- and twentieth-century boarding schools. I argue that the schools produced “sexual orphanings” in Native children, which was achieved through education and abuse that queered Native children's...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 October 2012) 18 (4): 453–479.
Published: 01 October 2012
...Stephen Valocchi The scholarship on gay male social history identifies a shift that supposedly takes place in the landscape of same-sex desire, practice, subjectivities, and associations during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. According to this historiography, these landscapes were...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2017) 23 (1): 51–81.
Published: 01 January 2017
... threat posed to this rich heritage by the cultural and governmental pressures to “westernize” in the name of modernization. This imperative had begun in Turkey in the later nineteenth century and, throughout the first half of the twentieth century, was accelerating rapidly. On...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 October 2013) 19 (4): 515–543.
Published: 01 October 2013
... useful imperial strategy and an important bourgeois cultural form in late nineteenthcentury Britain and North America.24 A boy whose body is not perceived to communicate toughness, or who exhibits no desire to participate in the type of athletic or other risky physical activities from which...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 June 2009) 15 (3): 357–395.
Published: 01 June 2009
... are not legacies of prior “traditions.” Rather the available evidence suggests that male transvestites emerged as “commodified transgender” subject positions only in the late nineteenth century or early twentieth. As Drucker notes, such “commodi...