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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2017) 4 (2): 170–180.
Published: 01 May 2017
..., forthcoming ). As Haritaworn argues in Queer Lovers and Hateful Others , the queer time line we are describing/critiquing suggests a seamless march toward rights, with hate crime activism as the apex of history into which the rest of the world must be forced ( 2015 : 109–22). Instead, I am suggesting that we...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2016) 3 (1-2): 158–164.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Faris A. Khan Abstract This essay examines an instance of media activism by members of a Karachi-based organization run by and for nonnormatively gendered people who are known as khwaja siras . By providing both ethnographic analysis and a genderqueer feminist reading of the group's strategies for...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2019) 6 (2): 269–273.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Kemi Adeyemi Abstract This review of Oliverio Rodriguez's ongoing series The Last Seduction/La Seducción Fatal examines how his images press against European and South American “masters” of painting through explicitly queer and kinky optics. As Rodriguez uses collage techniques to activate the...
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Published: 01 November 2018
Figure 2. Wakashu with a Shoulder-Drum , Hosoda Eisui (active 1790–1823). Royal Ontario Museum Figure 2. Wakashu with a Shoulder-Drum, Hosoda Eisui (active 1790–1823). Royal Ontario Museum More
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2016) 3 (1-2): 74–80.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Lucía Egaña; Miriam Solá Abstract In this article, the authors address the relationship between artistic production and political activism in Barcelona's transfeminist scene, by reflecting on the first stage of their joint research project, War Machines: Transfeminist Practices of Representation...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 280–284.
Published: 01 May 2014
... tools and content for trans communities. Raun and Ziegler discuss the usefulness of social entrepreneurship models to trans community formation, the importance of fostering digital activism by and for underrepresented communities, and the possibilities of circumventing traditional grant-making...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2017) 4 (2): 226–242.
Published: 01 May 2017
... trans feminism that focalize the writing, activism, and performance work of trans women of color. Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 transmisogyny transmisogynoir Black feminism women-of-color feminism intersectionality We are living in a moment in which it is common...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2014) 1 (4): 559–571.
Published: 01 November 2014
... copying of choreographed movements from music videos. K-pop cover dance has become a definitive social activity among Asian sissies (young feminine gay men) and is organized into an extensive contest circuit leading to an annual competition in Korea. Thai sissies are among the most enthusiastic and...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2016) 3 (1-2): 104–119.
Published: 01 May 2016
... on My ID campaign to highlight the role of transfeminist activism in changing public opinion and pushing new legislation in one of the flagship countries of the Latin American “left turn.” The unfolding of this campaign demonstrates the dynamic flux and fluidity of state formation as transfeminist...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2016) 3 (1-2): 175–184.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., and enable people to engage and imagine alternatives. A self-fashioned quing MC actively recording since 2006, Sookee's work confronts a number of issues, including sexism, heteronormativity, homo/transphobias, and neofascist/anti-immigrant paroxysms plaguing Germany today. This article provides a...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2016) 3 (1-2): 259–265.
Published: 01 May 2016
... in Chinese trans activism and knowledge production. Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 Chinese feminism grassroots feminism trans activism At least half of me is a woman . . . the woman I want to be is definitely not a “good” one. I am a queer bitch. I want to knock out...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2017) 4 (3-4): 358–383.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Patricia Elliot; Lawrence Lyons Abstract Although today most queer and feminist theorists advocate valuing transgender persons, radical lesbian feminist Sheila Jeffreys contests that position, reviving a much older debate that actively disparages transwomen. The authors' intervention in this debate...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 February 2018) 5 (1): 49–66.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Sidney Cunningham Abstract This essay responds to Slavoj Žižek's recent criticism of trans activism by arguing for an understanding of gendered recognition within the symbolic-social realm that goes beyond acknowledgment and acceptance of diverse gender identities without requiring the presumption...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2018) 5 (2): 251–267.
Published: 01 May 2018
... that understanding the poetics of genderqueerness displaces the “big P” politics of alterity that commonly marks queer activism. They argue that this displacement has epistemological value for what they call trans-peripheral surgical subjects. Building on notions of burdensome self-advocacy and the...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 August 2018) 5 (3): 443–455.
Published: 01 August 2018
... the creative production over the visibility agenda and receptive prejudices that pertain inherently to trans* activism. The author argues that the act of posing in front of the camera for trans* women cannot be reified but must be critically examined for its materialist ontology, a framework that...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 August 2018) 5 (3): 464–472.
Published: 01 August 2018
... our examinations and explorations, to weave the narration of one Asian transgender person into the weft of trans scholarships and activisms in Asia. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 transgender renyao sex work Chinese I want you to meet Kiki. This is her ( fig. 1...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 August 2018) 5 (3): 473–486.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Ausma Bernotaite; Lukas Berredo; H.c Zhuo Abstract The trans movement in mainland China is at its early stages and rapidly growing. Particularly in the past two years, there has been a strong rise in trans activism and advocacy. There have been more trans individuals willing to be publicly visible...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2019) 6 (2): 164–179.
Published: 01 May 2019
... tact and of the law, the author argues that by placing herself— cuerpo y corazón —between the state and the body, Lia engenders a haptic tactic that, through a transgendered hypertender touch, activates transaffective resistances that contend with the law and the state. Copyright © 2019 by Duke...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 February 2015) 2 (1): 166–174.
Published: 01 February 2015
... eschewed the multiple-choice format in order to invite long-form responses about any topic respondents wished to address. This project has been unique in that it owes as much to the methodologies of activism and the history of community organizing as to the theories of survey research. Likewise, this...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2015) 2 (4): 565–577.
Published: 01 November 2015
... histories himself, Dorsey develops a trans archival practice founded in collaboration, an ethic of care, and grassroots activism that he extends into live performance. Tracing the arc of Dorsey's practice in generating choreography from the archive, the authors ask how embodied artists move with history and...