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GLQ (2021) 27 (2): 173–200.
Published: 01 April 2021
...Davy Knittle This article reads the transformation of urban space in US cities during and since the urban renewal of the 1950s and 1960s in dialogue with queer and disability theories of access to the social and the built environment. Knittle focuses on obsolescence as an urban planning strategy...
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GLQ (2016) 22 (1): 109–136.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Natalie Newton This article examines the role of strategic appropriation of public urban space for Vietnamese les bian ( les ) community formation in contemporary Saigon. Through twenty-one months of ethnographic research of les events that are “hidden in plain sight,” contingent invisibility...
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GLQ (2021) 27 (4): 551–576.
Published: 01 October 2021
... on the quotidian experiences of the films’ gay Palestinian subjects. Through attention to queerness as a spatial experience, he analyzes the ways in which these characters inhabit urban spaces in Israel and Palestine in ways that contest and disorient dominant narratives about these spaces. Paul concludes...
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GLQ (2003) 10 (1): 77–110.
Published: 01 January 2003
... on sexual minorities. Although trial dossiers can also tell us much about the formation of cities and states, they have been underused in environmental histories and other urban research. The use of such sources to reconstruct maps of shifting homoerotic social spaces, such as gay enclaves and sites...
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GLQ (1995) 2 (3): 253–277.
Published: 01 June 1995
... Parade.” Gay Culture in America . Ed. Gilbert Herdt. Boston: Beacon, 1992 . 225 -52. Kugelmass , Jack . “‘The Fun is in Dressing Up’: The Greenwich Village Halloween Parade and the Reimagining of Urban Space.” Social Text 36 ( 1993 ): 138 -52. Malkki , Liisa . “National Geographic...
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GLQ (2012) 18 (2-3): 387–405.
Published: 01 June 2012
... planned (city developers and urban planners) and those who struggle with it every day (individuals and groups). Thus, the city is the space where individual subjectivity and group or national identity are to be deciphered and contested” (137). In Hong Kong cinema’s case, deciphering these contesta...
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GLQ (2015) 21 (2-3): 450–452.
Published: 01 June 2015
... to be the problem, safety the goal. The violence/safety orientation, she argues, was centrally constitutive of LGBT social movements, identities, communities, and neighborhoods as well as being constitutive of the urban spaces and government policies of which it was a symptom. LGBT...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (2-3): 371–379.
Published: 01 June 2011
..., urban space, gentrification, cultural capital, and social mobility. The account of homosexuality that Miller has sketched across his career is inflected everywhere by class — by class desires, class abjection, and also by a quasisociological attention to the material...
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GLQ (2002) 8 (1-2): 183–206.
Published: 01 April 2002
... this trend could readily be attributed to the success of gay civil rights movements and the recognition of gays as a niche market, it has been accompanied by other forms of urban transformation, notably the commodification of space related to a growth in tourism and a shift toward an entrepreneurial form...
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GLQ (2012) 18 (4): 627–628.
Published: 01 October 2012
... organizations. Denise Tse-Shang Tang is assistant professor of sociology at the University of Hong Kong. She is author of Conditional Spaces: Hong Kong Lesbian Desires and Every- day Life (2011). Her research interests include urban spaces, queer studies, and new media. She has worked in nongovernmental...
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GLQ (2005) 11 (1): 169.
Published: 01 January 2005
.... His latest work appears in the collection Thomas Hardy and Contemporary Literary Studies (2004), edited by Tim Dolin and Peter Widdowson. He is currently working on a book about queer sexuality and urban space in fiction and film. Geertje Mak is author of Mannelijke Vrouwen: Over grenzen van...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (2): 273–301.
Published: 01 April 2020
... . Baltimore : Alternative Press Centre . Andersson Johan . 2015 . “ Wilding in the West Village: Queer Space, Racism, and Jane Jacobs’ Hagiography ”. International Journal of Urban and Regional Research 39 , no. 2 : 265 – 83 . Bensman Joseph Vidich Arthur J. . 1995a . “ Changes...
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GLQ (2016) 22 (4): 649–650.
Published: 01 October 2016
... 2016 About the Contributors Paul Amar is a professor in the Global Studies program at the University of Califor- nia, Santa Barbara. His books include Cairo Cosmopolitan: Politics, Culture and Urban Space in the New Middle East (2006), New Racial Missions of Policing: International...
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GLQ (2002) 8 (1-2): 251–252.
Published: 01 April 2002
... and regional planning from Rutgers University, where his research concentrated chiefly on gay urban space and gay tourism. He has worked in the United Kingdom on HIV prevention programs for gay men who travel. With Briavel Holcomb, he published one of the earliest aca- demic articles on gay travel...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (1): 85–88.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., and symbolisms,” has called attention to the fine details of community organiza- tion and cultural and sexual rituals, the elaborate coding of urban space, the bitter politics of urban redevelopment, the histories of emergence and disappearance of subcultures, and the social pathways for the production...
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GLQ (2014) 20 (1-2): 1–12.
Published: 01 April 2014
... takes a cue from Trinh by insisting that any assessment of the Midwest region — given how it is hardly an isolated space but one saturated by larger cultural forces and processes — must call attention to the fact that the rural is always present in the urban, and vice versa...
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GLQ (2019) 25 (4): 545–567.
Published: 01 October 2019
... resistance to the ways that spatiotemporal discourses have been used to regulate black people s bodies in, and experiences of, urban space. Laboring black bodies have always been a key fulcrum through which the pace of industry has operated globally, from the demands of the speed and produc- tion that linked...
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GLQ (2014) 20 (1-2): 75–94.
Published: 01 April 2014
... a useful solution. So, too, was travel. Further, because the areas in which they lived were not densely populated, especially if they did not live in those states’ urban spaces, it was more likely that they did not experience the anonymity that historians have seen...
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GLQ (2006) 12 (2): 217–236.
Published: 01 April 2006
... space opposed to the collective visual ideologies that often ground and give meaning to urban gay “imaginary homelands” such as “New York City.”5 For metropolitan audiences both academic and popular, the contemporary photos of Eastaboga and Alabama Souvenirs may bring to mind 1940s muscle men...
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GLQ (2023) 29 (2): 157–182.
Published: 01 April 2023
... movement; the impact of urban renewal and associated policing on central city districts; the way consumer spaces emerged as key sites of political contestation during this period; and the sudden availability of transsexual surgeries and identities in the mid-1960s, which may have enabled gender...