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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2016) 3 (1-2): 235–245.
Published: 01 May 2016
... 1970s–1980s Italian transsexual movement Italian feminist movements contemporary Italian history This article aims to deepen our understanding of the relationship between feminist and transsexual movements in Italy during the 1970s and 1980s, which at a superficial level do not seem to share much...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2017) 4 (3-4): 556–576.
Published: 01 November 2017
... queer Italian community. Starting from the premise that homosexual desire is universal but repressed, Mieli delves into the history of repression, which he names “educastration.” Educastration is the result of the imposition of a monosexual norm via the mutilation of an inherent transsexual component...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 February 2018) 5 (1): 9–29.
Published: 01 February 2018
... compel us to consider processes of exclusion past and present. Yet it seems that historians had barely begun to scratch the surface of 1970s feminist history before an ever-evolving set of binary characterizations started to eclipse feminisms' multivocal and multivalent complexities. How did “1970s...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2016) 3 (1-2): 137–145.
Published: 01 May 2016
... torment her? You are more oppressive than our oppressors.’” She then sits down defiantly in front of the stage and continues shouting over the din of the crowd (38). This glorious direct action defeats the Gutter Dykes, and they relinquish the microphone. The 1970s Italian feminist political group Rivolta...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 August 2015) 2 (3): 365–366.
Published: 01 August 2015
... . In the inaugural translations section, translation scholar David Gramling has selected contributions from Italian medievalist Fabian Alfie, who translates a fourteenth-century bawdy tale involving cross-dressing, and from gender studies scholar S. P. F. Dale, who translates a statement by Ray Tanaka...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2014) 1 (1-2): 200–204.
Published: 01 May 2014
... some map the productive tensions between trans studies and other interdisciplines. Copyright © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 From a military term designating a subordinate officer, the subaltern entered social and cultural theory via the Prison Notebooks of Italian Marxist Antonio...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 August 2015) 2 (3): 532–538.
Published: 01 August 2015
..., 2015, www.oed.com ). Along with Sercambi's tale, other Italian literary texts describe female masturbatory devices, but no extant work uses the word dildo or pastinaca muranese . For a complete discussion of the history of the word dildo , see Simon 2010 : 77–91. 2. Sercambi uses the...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2016) 3 (3-4): 333–356.
Published: 01 November 2016
..., Korean, Polish, Russian, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Hebrew, and Greek. 4 Selecting an image for the cover of this special issue was no easy endeavor. It is notoriously difficult to drum up visual representations of translation, interpreting, and multilingualism that do not either (1) reinforce...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 February 2017) 4 (1): 16–27.
Published: 01 February 2017
... Johnson, the UK Independence Party, and John Howard have appealed to regard themselves as victims. Viviane: Theoretically, some of the most productive work I know on the notion of value is that of the Italian social semiotician Ferruccio Rossi-Landi. He makes the important point that value, for Marx...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 August 2018) 5 (3): 456–463.
Published: 01 August 2018
... Encyclopaedia Britannica , falsetto refers to “the upper register of the human voice, the opposite of chest voice. Though sometimes considered synonymous with head voice, the Italian term falsetto means ‘false soprano’ and therefore has been used traditionally to describe only the adult male's head voice...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 May 2016) 3 (1-2): 65–73.
Published: 01 May 2016
...” into “queer” on Foucault's interview about friendship. 10. For a representative selection of this scholarship, see DiPietro 2015 . 11. Lunfardo is a slang developed by criminals in the late nineteenth century. Created to remain unintelligible before policemen, it combined the Italian...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 February 2019) 6 (1): 124–131.
Published: 01 February 2019
... two key figures of the Gay Liberation movement, a theoretically sophisticated and lively chapter of the Italian radical Students and Workers movement that has been virtually ignored by historians of LGBT movements and twentieth-century Italy alike. After she came out as transgender in the 1980s...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2016) 3 (3-4): 433–447.
Published: 01 November 2016
.... Sebastiano d'Ayala Valva, 2010]). Displaying a respectful intimacy and close collaboration with its subjects, the film is a far cry from the kind of ignorant or exploitative voyeurism that might warrant the offense expressed by the audience members who walked out. Filmed in Paris by an Anglo-Italian...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2015) 2 (4): 650–665.
Published: 01 November 2015
... regulation, Portica might have had good reason to present herself as Spanish, Italian, or another “non-Mexican” national identity. Further, if Portica had been raised in California, she might possibly have self-identified as Californian even if she was then legally identified as Mexican when the 1917...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2017) 4 (3-4): 326–357.
Published: 01 November 2017
... trans* mental illness, and contemporary Lacanian psychoanalysts over rely on Catherine Millot's ( 1989 ) Horsexe , a book that establishes a metonymic link between trans* feminine subjects and psychosis ( Adams 2013 ; Chiland 2009 ; Morel 2011 ; and Shepherdson 2000 ). This Lacanian tendency to...
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TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly (1 November 2016) 3 (3-4): 552–568.
Published: 01 November 2016
... Paraná. Add to this the languages and cultures of African diaspora communities from the area that is now Angola and Congo to the Gulf of Guinea and the westernmost islands of Cabo Verde, as well as successive waves of immigrants from Europe and elsewhere: Italian, German, Polish, Ukrainian, Japanese...