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GLQ (2019) 25 (3): 457–482.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Giancarlo Cornejo This article is a travesti assemblage. It is formed from three different but interconnected sections. The first is a life story of a young working-class Peruvian travesti , Sandra. My reading of this particular travesti narrative is an attempt to mark a queer existence or presence...
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GLQ (2022) 28 (1): 87–114.
Published: 01 January 2022
... that underwrite national identity. This essay treats falsification as a central precept of a travesti methodology by paying close attention to the role of fiction, falsity, and fabrication in the production of the hero and the nation. Roper argues that travestismo not only exposes the constructedness of its...
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GLQ (2021) 27 (3): 431–450.
Published: 01 June 2021
... of visibility and that these paradigms are not as incompatible as they might seem at first glance. Pichon-Rivière's own theorization seeks to integrate these two perspectives into a shared critical phenomenology of collective truth. Copyright © 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 travesti theory...
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GLQ (2022) 28 (2): 207–226.
Published: 01 April 2022
... ). The impossibilities of this world demand the right to be neither a man nor a woman, but a monster. Argentinian travesti Susy Shock ( 2011 ) faces the normal, its possibilities and impossibilities, and declares monstrosity as a possible way of living. In her poems, being a monster emerges as a way of refusing...
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GLQ (2021) 27 (3): 329–344.
Published: 01 June 2021
... Bolivia's LGBT movement, since through our agenda and from the perspective of the “Galán aesthetic,” other groups appropriated our drag. We, in turn, have been influenced by different activists in the region, such as Chile's Pedro Lemebel and the travesti militancy of Lohana Berkins, Marlene Wayar...
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GLQ (2021) 27 (3): 493–497.
Published: 01 June 2021
... published work that visibilizes the contributions of the LGBTI population in popular festivals and is author of the books China Morena: Memoria histórica travesti , Memorias colectivas: Miradas a la historia del Movimiento TLGB de Bolivia , and Reflexiones sobre la Diversidad Sexual en comunidades...
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GLQ (2016) 22 (3): 325–357.
Published: 01 June 2016
.../43262622 . Lupion Bruno . 2011 . “Polícia descobre esquema de tráfico de travestis em SP.” Estadão , February 3 . bit.ly/10s6jgl . Mitchell Gregory . 2011 . “TurboConsumers™ in Paradise: Tourism, Civil Rights, and Brazil's Gay Sex Industry.” American Ethnologist 38 , no. 4...
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GLQ (2002) 8 (4): 469–497.
Published: 01 October 2002
...- ings of “gay,” then labeling bantut [Philippines] or travesti [Brazil] as 474 GLQ: A JOURNAL OF LESBIAN AND GAY STUDIES “transgender” is just as problematic. That is, despite the sensitivity to local practices and beliefs, the use of “transgender” in these ethnographic...
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GLQ (2000) 6 (1): 125–128.
Published: 01 January 2000
..., and travestis (and the seven mayates) whom she came to know in Mema’s house. Her claims to have documented widespread sex between men and to have linked present sexualized verbal practices with ancient Aztec lifeways (224) amount to essentialist culturalisms...
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GLQ (1998) 4 (1): 143–144.
Published: 01 January 1998
... Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 About the Contributors Corinne E. Blackmer teaches American literature and queer studies at Southern Con- necticut State University. She has coedited an anthology on cross-dressing in opera, En Travesti: Women, Gender Subversion, Opera...
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GLQ (1999) 5 (4): 625–626.
Published: 01 October 1999
... of anthropology at Stockholm University. He is author of Travesti: Sex, Gender, and Culture among Brazilian Transgendered Pros- titutes (1998) and Language Shiji and Cultural Reproduction: Socialization, Self, and Syncretism in a Papua New Guinea Village (1992). This article is adapted from the review...
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GLQ (2001) 7 (4): 637–643.
Published: 01 October 2001
... varieties, from the older categories of bichas and viados [passive male homosexuals] to travestís [transsexuals], transformistas [drag per- formers], michês [male hustlers], and go-go boys [male erotic dancers], among oth- ers. He not only explains when these roles...
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GLQ (2022) 28 (2): 321–323.
Published: 01 April 2022
... Coelho is a Brazilian travesti transfeminist. The author founded the website Transadvocate Brasil and is a member of the board of directors of the nongovernmental organization Natrape, which claims human rights for trans people. She researches in the fields of cinema, decolonial studies, and queer...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (3): 605–607.
Published: 01 June 2020
... pronounces himself less interested in disavowing any link to the travesty of blackness . . . than in understanding exactly how, in that BOOKS IN BRIEF 607 entanglement, it may be possible to see that violent apparatus of anti- black percep- tion momentarily rendered inoperative (106). Afro- Fabulations...
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GLQ (2018) 24 (1): 9–12.
Published: 01 January 2018
... and substantiates a theodical justi ca- tion for violence.1 Put another way, taxonomizing him as a monster actually erases the queerness of the entire situation, including the victims and the sociopolitical relations that produce violent behaviors and fatalities. Such a move, I think, is a travesty...
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GLQ (1999) 5 (4): 605–622.
Published: 01 October 1999
..., 349-68). For a brief note on this see Foucault, Her- culine Barbin, xiii n. 1. 29. Don Kulick, Travesti: Sex, Gender, and Culture among Brazilian Transgendered Pros- titutes (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998),214-21. 30. Cf. Kira Hall and Veronica O’Donovan, “Shifting...
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GLQ (1999) 5 (2): 173–197.
Published: 01 April 1999
..., erotic abandon, and travesty associated with masquerade correspond unilaterally to stereotypical (particularly male) homosexual encounters. What is more, the gay milieu of Diaghilev’s period recognized the mask, worn and taken off by turns, as emblematic of the “double life...
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GLQ (2019) 25 (3): 403–429.
Published: 01 June 2019
... of Femininity in Venezuela . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Pelúcio Larissa . 2009 . Abjeção e desejo: Uma etnografia travesti sobre o modelo de prevenção de aids . São Paulo : Anablume . Pelúcio Larissa . 2014a . “ Possible Appropriations and Necessary Provocations for a Teoria...
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GLQ (2012) 18 (2-3): 325–346.
Published: 01 June 2012
...); on Martinique in particular, David A. B. Murray, “Defiance or Defilement? Undressing Cross-­Dressing in Martinique’s Carnival,” Sexualities 1, no. 3 (1998): 343 – 54; also see Patrick Bruneteaux and Véronique Rochais, Le Carnaval des travestis: Les travestis makoumè...
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GLQ (2012) 18 (4): 615–617.
Published: 01 October 2012
... developmentalism itself. Note 1. I use the relatively new convention trans with an asterick to signify people who may align their gender identities with any number of terms, including transgender, gender nonconforming, hijra, travesti, and a host of other terms...