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GLQ (2017) 23 (4): 607–609.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Jessica Y. Neasbitt The New Mutants: Superheroes and the Radical Imagination of American Comics . Fawaz Ramzi . New York : New York University Press , 2016 . xvii + 316 pp. © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 BOOKS IN BRIEF...
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GLQ (2017) 23 (4): 604–607.
Published: 01 October 2017
... and chair of the Porter Institute for Poetics and Semiotics at Tel Aviv University. DOI 10.1215/10642684-4157571 FROM SUPERHUMANITY TO FLEXIBLE MUTANITY: SUPERHEROES IN POST-WWII AMERICAN COMICS Jessica Y. Neasbitt The New Mutants: Superheroes and the Radical Imagination of American...
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GLQ (2015) 21 (1): 181–182.
Published: 01 January 2015
... recent work includes the edited collection Prismatic Ecology: Ecotheory beyond Green (2013) and Stone: An Ecology of the Inhuman (2015). Ramzi Fawaz is assistant professor of English at the University of Wisconsin, Madi- son. His first book, The New Mutants: Comic Book Superheroes and Popular Fan...
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GLQ (2019) 25 (4): 599–616.
Published: 01 October 2019
... of genre. This occurs most pointedly, and perhaps most obviously, by demonstrating how the genres that produce superheroes, like Batman, and the ones that unmask the futility of modern masculinity, like Carver s What We Talk about When We Talk about Love, are the same genre. The mythic masculinity...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (3): 529–560.
Published: 01 June 2020
... believers (18). Strikingly, she then describes Shine Shine as original Delta where all the Sentients come from (18). This reference to the Ogoni people suggests that Shine Shine was con- ceived as a homage to her father, himself a kind of superhero. As an enlightened Sentient, Shine Shine could...
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GLQ (2017) 23 (4): 589–597.
Published: 01 October 2017
... the Closet as Raceless Paradigm.” In Black Queer Studies: A Critical Anthology , edited by Patrick Johnson E. Henderson Mae , 161 – 89 . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Scott Darieck . 2015 . “Big Black Beauty: Drawing and Naming the Black Male Figure in Superhero and Gay Porn...
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GLQ (2014) 20 (4): 535–537.
Published: 01 October 2014
... the position-­paper format that seemed to haunt their research questions. Homoerotic superheroes: heroic or not? Victoria’s Secret: corrupting tweens or not? PETA ads: sexist or not? “Blurred Lines” critique videos: antisexist or not? I attributed these entrenchments, along...
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GLQ (2024) 30 (2): 248–251.
Published: 01 April 2024
... and feminist cultural production. In this book—his second, after The New Mutants: Superheroes and the Radical Imagination of American Comics (2016)—Fawaz develops a theory of “queer forms” and a creative/interpretative practice he terms queer formalism . He uses the former to describe an archive of gay...
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GLQ (2008) 14 (4): 569–597.
Published: 01 October 2008
... 50 gajillion dollars. The movie didn’t make any money. It made not even as much money as it cost, I don’t think, in the U.S. box office. I don’t know how it did on a global level. But why? It is a fucking superhero movie. Everybody knows who Catwoman is. Because...
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GLQ (2017) 23 (3): 359–390.
Published: 01 June 2017
...: Scholars, Archivists, and Dirty Movies.” Mov- ing Image 5, no. 2: 79 – 105. Scorpio Rising. 1964. Directed by Kenneth Anger. Scott, Darieck. 2014. “Big Black Beauty: Drawing and Naming the Black Male Figure in Superhero and Gay Porn Comics.” In Porn Archives...
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GLQ (2012) 18 (4): 595–596.
Published: 01 October 2012
... in sensationalized lesbian relationships — may seem a far cry from the lively activity of Hong Kong queer cinema’s glory days. Not so long ago, Bridgette Lin gave an epic portrayal of the transgender superhero, Asia the Invincible, in The Legend of The Swordsman (1992) and Swordsman III: The East Is Red...
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GLQ (2012) 18 (4): 597–614.
Published: 01 October 2012
... on celebrities in sensationalized lesbian relationships — may seem a far cry from the lively activity of Hong Kong queer cinema’s glory days. Not so long ago, Bridgette Lin gave an epic portrayal of the transgender superhero, Asia the Invincible, in The Legend of The Swordsman (1992) and Swordsman III...
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GLQ (2003) 9 (1-2): 107–132.
Published: 01 April 2003
.... The charity model declares disability to be a tragedy, a misfortune, that must be tem- pered or erased by generous giving. The supercrip model frames disability as a chal- lenge to overcome and disabled people as superheroes just for living our daily lives. The moral model transforms disability...
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GLQ (2016) 22 (3): 381–408.
Published: 01 June 2016
... popular cul- 404 GLQ: A JOURNAL OF LESBIAN AND GAY STUDIES ture. A superhero named Zsazsa Zaturnah appears in the 2002 graphic novel Ang Kagila-­gilalas na Pakikipagsapalaran ni Zsazsa Zaturnnah (The Spectacular Adven- tures of Zsazsa Zaturnnah). Zaturnah’s...