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GLQ (2001) 7 (2): 265–284.
Published: 01 April 2001
...Jim Ellis Duke University Press 2001 GLQ 7.2-03 Ellis 4/20/01 6:01 PM Page 265 CONJURING THE TEMPEST Derek Jarman and the Spectacle of Redemption Jim Ellis In Dancing Ledge Derek Jarman explains his motivations for filming Shake...
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GLQ (1999) 5 (1): 95–106.
Published: 01 January 1999
...Jonathan G. Silin Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 The GLQ Archive TEACHING AS A GAY MAN Pedagogical Resistance or Public Spectacle? Jonathan G. Silin Americans serve themselves and their friends up as stories, laced with pathos and spiced with scandal, the dish...
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GLQ (2017) 23 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 January 2017
... as it aspires to write over celebrity spectacle with the intimate and sustained gaze of contemplation and witness. This process of writing over is not just spatial but temporal, anchored in moments of rupture, suture, and recursivity, as well as in strategies through which the apparently static image aspires...
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GLQ (2012) 18 (1): 107–125.
Published: 01 January 2012
... is the practice at the center of the film reading that follows. On the one hand, such QUEER VALUE 111 a distinction seems to match at least one possible reading of drag performances, since the spirit of play is certainly present in each spectacle. Indeed...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (4): 673–700.
Published: 01 October 2020
... understanding of the workings of visibility and invisibility and their various, sometimes contradictory, functions in both political homophobia and queer liberation. Copyright © 2020 Duke University Press 2020 Russia Chechnya visibility nationhood political homophobia spectacle violence...
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GLQ (2005) 11 (2): 283–300.
Published: 01 April 2005
... for normalcy also leads it to desexualize the spectacle of gay male sex, and particularly to desexualize anal sex between men. Lee Edelman GAY ISRAEL IN YOSSI AND JAGGER 291 argues that the anus is a “phobically charged” orifi ce, from which, in Freud’s...
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GLQ (2010) 16 (4): 577–597.
Published: 01 October 2010
... with the Palestinian subject.”6 The second effect, which is perhaps less immediately recognizable, is the film’s challenge to the confining myths of masculinity that are both the precon- dition and the outcome of the spectacle of military force that takes place at the checkpoints in the form of body...
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GLQ (2001) 7 (3): 453–458.
Published: 01 June 2001
... filmmaker with historical aspirations, the Holocaust is the king (now queen) of all spectacles, the final frontier. Paragraph 175 tells the story of those who were persecuted under the Ger- man law that banned male homosexuality. Although the law predated...
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GLQ (2002) 8 (1-2): 183–206.
Published: 01 April 2002
...- ford notes that as “Harlem clubs became more accessible to mainstream visitors, they became more heterosexual and the persistence of cross-dressing spectacles became less a direct expression of a thriving (homosexual) subculture and more a performance for white tourists in search...
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GLQ (2022) 28 (3): 353–384.
Published: 01 June 2022
... knowledge, this is the first article-length piece on the complexities of queer Indigenous life in the first half of the twentieth century and the first study of Feliz's life and work. Part of a long genealogy of Native Americans who were exhibited in private shows, World's Fairs, Wild West spectacles...
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GLQ (2017) 23 (4): 604–607.
Published: 01 October 2017
.... In the six chapters of Visual Occupations: Violence and Visibility in a Conflict Zone, Gil Hochberg goes far beyond the topics alluded to in its title: the spectacle of vio- lence in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the invisibility of Palestinian suffer- ing. As she reminds us...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (3): 576–581.
Published: 01 June 2020
... (Fritscher 1978: 16 17). The segment, which involves not only oral and anal sex but also a fist- ing scene that Poole self- censored (15), is staged passionately, free of hesitation or awkwardness. Some might call the scene scandalously exploitative, but Poole s treatment makes an arousing spectacle...
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GLQ (1994) 1 (2): 143–161.
Published: 01 April 1994
... Galleries, 1988 . 1 -2. Cooper , Dennis . Closer . New York: Grove Weidenfeld, 1989 . Cooper , Dennis . Frisk . New York: Grove Weidenfeld, 1991 . Cooper , Dennis . Wrong . New York: Grove Weidenfeld, 1992 . Debord , Guy . Society of the Spectacle . Detroit: Black...
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GLQ (2003) 9 (1-2): 57–77.
Published: 01 April 2003
... willingness to make a spectacle of his homosexuality hindered the spec- tator’s absorption in the diegesis, which was one of the primary goals of the [Hol- lywood studio] system. It encouraged a mobile and ambulatory gaze that was eas- ily distracted by the surface of the image.”10 Although Lydecker...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (4): 487–496.
Published: 01 October 2011
... 1993 memoir A Different Person), Merrill appears to have understood his own psychic development as centrally featuring such staples of the oedipal scenario as the powerful, potentially over- whelming father, the anxious and threatened son, and the spectacle of retributive...
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GLQ (2000) 6 (1): 29–59.
Published: 01 January 2000
... not simply as a genre or site of per- formance but also as a mode of performance, characterized by fluidity and impro- visation, intimacy and contact, immediacy and spectacle—a mode that confuses distinctions between performer and spectator. The promise of a live performance organizes cabaret as a social...
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GLQ (1993) 1 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 November 1993
..., or the performance artist, or, I could add, the activist in an identity politics, proffers the spectacle of her or his “infantile” narcissism to a spectating eye, the stage is set (so to speak) for either a newly dramatized flooding of the subject by the shame of refused return; or the successful pulsation...
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GLQ (1995) 2 (1_and_2): 179–180.
Published: 01 April 1995
... is Professor of English at Tufts University. He is the author of Homographesis: Essays in Gay Literary and Cultural Theory (Routledge, 1994). The essay contained in this volume is part of a book in progress, The Invisible Spectacle: Cinema and the Significations of Gay Male Sexuality. DIANA FUSS...
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GLQ (2013) 19 (4): 419–433.
Published: 01 October 2013
..., makes a woman athlete female.4 “The case,” “the question,” “the problem” of Semenya is just one instance of the ritual humiliation of women and queers that defines the sport spectacle —  women are exiled as athletes no one wants to watch (because they are boring...
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GLQ (2000) 6 (2): 195–248.
Published: 01 April 2000
... exploration of the film. The politics that emerge from the reviewers’ praise and description of the film are inscribed in representational questions about its referentiality and realism and in the difficulty of maintaining distance from its cinematic spectacle...