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GLQ (2009) 15 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 January 2009
... and oral history, Krahulik turns also to queer theory and performance studies to examine how artistic expression can be disruptive of Provincetown's seemingly facile slide toward homonormativity. In one section Krahulik assesses how the star of her essay, Ryan Landry, converted an underprivileged childhood...
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GLQ (2014) 20 (1-2): 167–180.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Ricardo L. Ortíz This essay reviews three scholarly works of queer-inflected US Chican@ and Latin@ studies that appeared in 2009 and 2010. The projects range in disciplinary approach from cultural studies (Rodríguez) to literary studies (Soto) to performance studies (Gutiérrez), but the review...
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GLQ (2018) 24 (4): 399–419.
Published: 01 October 2018
... and imagination have rarely been recognized within extant discourses of the commons. This introduction sets out differing genealogies of thought within scholarship on the commons and, building on the work of the performance studies scholar José Esteban Muñoz, it asks how, if at all, it is possible to theorize...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (4): 701–722.
Published: 01 October 2020
... performance is less to invasively rupture bodily parameters than to show what bodies already hold, can release, and do. Each performance GLQ 26:4 DOI 10.1215/10642684-8618756 © 2020 by Duke University Press 702 GLQ: A JOURNAL OF LESBIAN AND GAY STUDIES stimulates and forensically tracks the progressive...
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GLQ (2019) 25 (1): 11–15.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Allen Durgin For the twenty-fifth anniversary of GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies , this lyric essay returns to the first appearance of Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick’s much-anthologized article “Queer Performativity: Henry James’s The Art of the Novel ” in the journal’s debut issue. Reading...
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GLQ (2008) 14 (2-3): 263–287.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Adi Kuntsman Informed by feminist and queer scholarship debates on sexuality, migration, and the nation, this article examines the role of violence—in particular, homophobic hate speech—in negotiating immigrant belonging through sexuality. The article is based on my ethnographic study of Russian...
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GLQ (2018) 24 (1): 85–111.
Published: 01 January 2018
... ideas about masculinity in Mexico and Latin America. Relating Juan Gabriel’s symbolic excess in performance to the Marxist idea of surplus, this article takes the singer’s vocality as a case study to theorize the notion of jotería as a libidinal economy of excesses that puts in evidence...
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GLQ (2014) 20 (4): 491–520.
Published: 01 October 2014
... and a performance and literary studies method attentive to bodily rhetorics and patterns evident in assembled structures, I theorize Cho's praxis of peristaltic feminism. Inciting rhythmic waves of (commercial) terrorism that first register below the belt as belly-shaking laughter, the felt actions of the viscera...
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GLQ (2022) 28 (4): 541–566.
Published: 01 October 2022
... the ways that female migrant laborers were constructed as nonnormative sexual subjects, both through their transient status as citizens and for performing reproductive labors outside the context of the white nuclear family. In this way, the league investigation offers an early case study for technologies...
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GLQ (2023) 29 (1): 27–42.
Published: 01 January 2023
... a Black standpoint. This essay examines Charles Chesnutt’s The Marrow of Tradition (1901) as a powerful example of Black vernacular sexology, arguing that the novel performs a case study of a Southern aristocrat to reveal how whiteness is constructed through a perverse and sexualized obsession...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (4): 487–496.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Michael Moon Lesbian and gay studies was still in its academic infancy when Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick wrote her long-unpublished essay on James Merrill's long poem “The Book of Ephraim” (1976). Sedgwick's essay focuses on what she sees as the poem's fascinated concern with the administration...
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GLQ (2012) 18 (4): 453–479.
Published: 01 October 2012
... fundamentally and diversely gendered in that the organization of same-sex desire flowed from the varying performances of, and identifications with, masculinity and femininity. Beginning with World War II, however, object choice displaces gender as the defining feature of homosexuality. This essay disputes...
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GLQ (2012) 18 (4): 597–614.
Published: 01 October 2012
..., or a hunt for the undead. But Tang does nothing so ghastly in response to rumors of queer Hong Kong’s demise. Instead, she performs a nonchalant evocation of four case studies in contemporary queer media. At first glance, Tang’s choice of case studies — an online video series about the bullying...
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GLQ (2018) 24 (2-3): 213–238.
Published: 01 June 2018
... Serious?’: Cripping Camp Performance in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight .” Journal of Literary and Cultural Disability Studies 7 , no. 3 : 305 – 20 . Berlant Lauren . 2017 . “ Humorlessness (Three Monologues and a Hairpiece) .” Critical Inquiry 40 : 305 – 40 . Chen Mel...
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GLQ (2019) 25 (1): 33–38.
Published: 01 January 2019
...Heather Love This essay reflects on Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick’s citation of Erving Goffman’s 1963 book Stigma: Notes on the Management of Spoiled Identity in her essay “Queer Performativity: Henry James’s The Art of the Novel ” (1993). I track Sedgwick’s attempt to wrest queer studies away from...
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GLQ (2021) 27 (2): 233–252.
Published: 01 April 2021
... to perform the role of Frank within the context of Hall s analysis of cultural identity, then the latter s focus on the shifting nature of both language and identity might serve as a productive jumping- off point to examine the 250 GLQ: A JOURNAL OF LESBIAN AND GAY STUDIES broader implications of a notable...
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GLQ (2021) 27 (3): 493–497.
Published: 01 June 2021
...–1992).” Christina A. León is assistant professor of English at Princeton University. Her work centers on hemispheric American literature with a focus on Latinx, Caribbean, and diasporic studies, in addition to feminist theory, queer theory, and performance studies. She is coeditor of a special...
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GLQ (2013) 19 (4): 591–596.
Published: 01 October 2013
...) and Rodin: Sex and the Making of Modern Sculpture (2010). He is completing a book on gender assignment and abstract sculpture in the 1960s as well as coediting a special issue of TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly on art, film, literature, and performance. Kai M. Green...
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GLQ (2008) 14 (1): 161–163.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Jennifer DeVere Brody Duke University Press 2007 Jennifer DeVere Brody is the Weinberg College Board of Visitors Professor and associate professor of English, performance studies, and African American studies at Northwestern University. Books in Brief We “Other Victorians...
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GLQ (2016) 22 (1): 143–145.
Published: 01 January 2016
... the concluding Afterglow section. At times I wondered about the performance studies specificity of gesture. Yet I think it opens up avenues for media or literary scholars to take on the concept s ability to mediate between what we might call the material and ephemeral turns. The book s intriguing...