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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 267–284.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Vernon A. Rosario The intersex movement in the past two decades has challenged social, medical, and academic conceptions of sex and gender. In the same period, genetic studies of sex determination, largely derived from research on intersex conditions, has revolutionized long-standing theories of...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 June 2003) 9 (3): 331–365.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Katherine Sender Duke University Press 2003 SEX SELLS Sex, Class, and Taste in Commercial Gay and Lesbian Media Katherine Sender A teenage girl kneels on the backseat of a car in short shorts, turning toward the camera with a look both innocent and wanton. A young man lounges...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2009) 15 (2): 346–348.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Jill H. Casid Sex Objects: Art and the Dialectics of Desire Jennifer Doyle Minnesota: University of Minnesota Press , 2006 . xxxi + 184 pp . Duke University Press 2009 Jill H. Casid is associate professor of visual culture studies and director of the Visual Culture Center...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2010) 16 (1-2): 315–317.
Published: 01 April 2010
... and 1940. The study details how three discourses about sex — popular scientific and medical literature addressing neurasthenia (or nervousness), marital rela- tions, and sexual education — contributed to a racialized nation-building project. Victorian-era Anglo-Saxon hegemony...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2010) 16 (1-2): 318–321.
Published: 01 April 2010
...Eileen A. Joy The Sex Lives of Saints: An Erotics of Ancient Hagiography Virginia Burrus Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press , 2004 . vi + 216 pp . Duke University Press 2010 Eileen A. Joy is an associate professor in the Department of English Language and...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2011) 17 (1): 15–48.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Gayle Rubin This article reflects on the intellectual and political circumstances of the publication of Gayle Rubin's 1984 essay “Thinking Sex: Notes for a Radical Theory of the Politics of Sexuality.” In particular, the article considers the context of the feminist “sex wars” of the late 1970s and...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2011) 17 (1): 85–88.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Steven Epstein The influence and staying power of Gayle Rubin's essay “Thinking Sex” reflect her success in taking the insights of empirical studies of sexuality—particularly, historically informed ethnography—and drawing out their intellectual and political implications so as to permit an...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2011) 17 (1): 97–105.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Joanne Meyerowitz This article puts Gayle Rubin's 1984 article “Thinking Sex” in dialogue with Earl Lind's 1918 book Autobiography of an Androgyne . Rooted in different historical moments, the two works address distinct debates about the nature, politics, and ethics of sexual and gender variance...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2011) 17 (1): 107–117.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Robert McRuer This article attempts to “think disability” using the theoretical framework laid out by Gayle Rubin in her 1984 essay “Thinking Sex: Notes for a Radical Theory of the Politics of Sexuality.” After considering how Rubin's essay was already arguably engaged with a disability politics...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2011) 17 (1): 119–124.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Neville Hoad This article investigates Gayle Rubin's 1984 article “Thinking Sex: Notes for a Radical Theory of the Politics of Sexuality” as a piece of “traveling theory.” It takes a key concept, “hierarchies of sexual value,” and its representation in a famous graphic, “the charmed circle,” to see...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2011) 17 (1): 135–143.
Published: 01 January 2011
... major site of struggle over sexuality in the past 150 years. These campaigns situate their critiques of heterosexuality outside conventional heterosexual intimacy and marriage by carving off an allegedly unique and dangerous zone (in public, for money, at the hands of strangers) in which sex is...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2011) 17 (1): 155–165.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Regina Kunzel This review essay considers the “state of the field” of queer studies, as pondered by participants in the conference “Rethinking Sex.” Held at the University of Pennsylvania, March 4–6, 2009, “Rethinking Sex” honored the twenty-fifth anniversary of the publication of Gayle Rubin'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 2013) 19 (1): 134–136.
Published: 01 January 2013
... oppression in the criminal legal system. In building these arguments, Mogul, Ritchie, and Whitlock review the centrality of sex and gender in colonial systems of domination. They also describe culturally constructed “queer criminal archetypes,” such as the gleeful gay killer...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 April 2014) 20 (1-2): 207–209.
Published: 01 April 2014
... an act of colonization. This single rereading of homophile primitivism is a bold stance in queer studies. However, once the reader fully grasps Morgensen’s theoretical use of settler logics against their own effects, an entirely new and innovative understanding of sex and...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 June 2014) 20 (3): 384–386.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Kyla Schuller Tomorrow's Parties: Sex and the Untimely in Nineteenth-Century America . Coviello Peter . New York : New York University Press , 2013 . xiii + 253 pp . © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 384 GLQ: A JOURNAL OF LESBIAN and GAY STUDIES fully traces in...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 October 2014) 20 (4): 529–531.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Molly Ball Taming Passion for the Public Good: Policing Sex in the Early Republic . Kann Mark E. . New York : New York University Press , 2013 . ix + 237 pp. © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Books in Brief Sex after the Revolution Molly Ball Taming Passion for...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2015) 21 (1): 153–162.
Published: 01 January 2015
..., Racial Mattering, and Queer Affect . Chen Mel Y. . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2012 . 298 pp. Sex and Disability . McRuer Robert and Mollow Anna , eds. Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2011 . 417 pp. Dangerous Discourses of Disability, Subjectivity, and...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 January 2015) 21 (1): 171–173.
Published: 01 January 2015
... and Race in South Africa (Albany: State University of New York Press), 2012. Brenna Munro is associate professor of English at the University of Miami. DOI 10.1215/10642684-2818588 Sexuality without Sex? Melissa E. Sanchez Celibacies: American Modernism and Sexual Life...
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GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies (1 October 2015) 21 (4): 521–559.
Published: 01 October 2015
... University Press 2015 Swahili discourse Popobawa transgression Islam Zanzibar DISCREET TALK ABOUT SUPERNATURAL SODOMY, TRANSGRESSIVE GENDER PERFORMANCE, AND MALE SAME-­SEX DESIRE IN ZANZIBAR TOWN Katrina Daly Thompson Since at least the mid-­1960s, Zanzibari Muslims on the...