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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2017) 23 (1): 154–156.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Sexual Commerce as Precarity and Possibility in Mumbai, India Maura Finkelstein Street Corner Secrets: Sex, Work, and Migration in the City of Mumbai Svati P. Shah Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2014. xvii + 280 pp. Within activist circles, global...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2018) 24 (1): 113–138.
Published: 01 January 2018
... social practice and queer aesthetic discourses, highlighting the need to place these two conversations together in order to rework theorizations of performativity and examine the queer possibility of less. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 performativity social practice failure precarity...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 June 2017) 23 (3): 431–433.
Published: 01 June 2017
... and beyond academe (163). Indeed, the term precarity takes on significance in specific social contexts, which need to be articulated by fine ethnographic works such as this one. According to the same logic, ethnographic methods are always derived from, and embedded in, given social...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 June 2015) 21 (2-3): 249–272.
Published: 01 June 2015
... embedded in. To do so would be to fall victim to what Sharpe and Brown rightly term “the romance of precarity.”32 Under the spell of this romance, sympathetic identification with the plight of subaltern populations automatically recuses the sympathizer from accounting for the historical and...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2015) 21 (1): 165–168.
Published: 01 January 2015
...). Here Lim mines English language-­theater in Singapore to investigate how the state both disciplines and liberates queer subjects, whose precarity would seem largely con- tingent on whether they acquiesce to cosmopolitan capitalism. Insofar as Singa- pore’s gay citizenry exhibits agency, it...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 June 2015) 21 (2-3): 365–385.
Published: 01 June 2015
... today’s global North — including visions of freedom both staked on the reproduction of the nuclear family and on the refusal of it — are imbricated in racialized forms of car- bon privilege that disperse social and biological precarity.6 Thus Fanon’s empha- sis on colonialism’s spatial reproduction...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 June 2015) 21 (2-3): 183–207.
Published: 01 June 2015
... one consistent provocation across the diffuse and multiple body of work that we seek to name, imperfectly, by “queer theory”: its emergence as a response to precarity. Queer theories grounded in woman and lesbian of color feminism, for instance, draw on thinkers who observed...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 June 2011) 17 (2-3): 381–387.
Published: 01 June 2011
... bear responsibility within such a scene, it follows from the fact that no one escapes the threat of precarity or the need for social and political orga- nizations that safeguard living creatures against injury and destruction. In this sense, the obligations at issue are not...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2016) 22 (2): 215–222.
Published: 01 April 2016
... international conflicts and forms of permanent and semi- permanent war and warfare. In such a context, what kinds of queer organizing, archives, theory, prac- tices, visibilities, institutions, knowledge production projects emerge? The precar- ity of queer life is not exceptional in these...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2012) 18 (1): 149–158.
Published: 01 January 2012
... debilitated body. To make my second and related point, then, I want to shift the registers of this conversation about “queer suicide” from pathologization versus normativization of sexual identity to questions of bodily capacity, debility, disabil- ity, precarity, and populations...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2014) 20 (1-2): 13–39.
Published: 01 April 2014
... difficulties and impasses facing Latin@s who embrace a queer identity, since the characters find themselves torn between, on the one hand, their loyal- ties to the restrictive yet sustaining structures of gang life and, on the other, the precarity of inventing new queer modes of existence through their...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 October 2015) 21 (4): 501–520.
Published: 01 October 2015
... Gay Liberation Movement.” RuPaul’s comment coincides with a photograph of Marsha P. Johnson laughing and reclining on a sofa. No mention is made of her continued activism or death in 1992. RuPaul does not address the unequal experiences of precarity that cluster around race, gender identity...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2010) 16 (1-2): 309–311.
Published: 01 April 2010
... the Left’s most cher- ished concepts and which allow us to imagine sociopolitical change solely in terms of events. Instead, a new and up-to-date understanding of the political is forged by working strenuously with the terms life, migration, and precarity. Papadopoulos...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2010) 16 (1-2): 312–314.
Published: 01 April 2010
... strenuously with the terms life, migration, and precarity. Papadopoulos, Stephenson, and Tsianos are interested in continuous transformational practices as an undoing of contemporary political sovereignties. They track down modes of resistance in transnational migration and queer...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2010) 16 (1-2): 315–317.
Published: 01 April 2010
... strenuously with the terms life, migration, and precarity. Papadopoulos, Stephenson, and Tsianos are interested in continuous transformational practices as an undoing of contemporary political sovereignties. They track down modes of resistance in transnational migration and queer...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2010) 16 (1-2): 318–321.
Published: 01 April 2010
...-to-date understanding of the political is forged by working strenuously with the terms life, migration, and precarity. Papadopoulos, Stephenson, and Tsianos are interested in continuous transformational practices as an undoing of contemporary political sovereignties. They...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2010) 16 (1-2): 321–323.
Published: 01 April 2010
...-to-date understanding of the political is forged by working strenuously with the terms life, migration, and precarity. Papadopoulos, Stephenson, and Tsianos are interested in continuous transformational practices as an undoing of contemporary political sovereignties. They...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2010) 16 (1-2): 323–325.
Published: 01 April 2010
...-to-date understanding of the political is forged by working strenuously with the terms life, migration, and precarity. Papadopoulos, Stephenson, and Tsianos are interested in continuous transformational practices as an undoing of contemporary political sovereignties. They...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2010) 16 (1-2): 326–329.
Published: 01 April 2010
... the Left’s most cher- ished concepts and which allow us to imagine sociopolitical change solely in terms of events. Instead, a new and up-to-date understanding of the political is forged by working strenuously with the terms life, migration, and precarity. Papadopoulos...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2010) 16 (1-2): 330–332.
Published: 01 April 2010
...-to-date understanding of the political is forged by working strenuously with the terms life, migration, and precarity. Papadopoulos, Stephenson, and Tsianos are interested in continuous transformational practices as an undoing of contemporary political sovereignties. They...