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TSQ (2020) 7 (1): 37–55.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Fadi Saleh Abstract In this article, the author foregrounds transgender as a useful category of analysis to shed light on the issue of gender variance and its articulations within the encounter between Syrian queer and gender-variant refugees and the humanitarian-asylum complex. Based...
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TSQ (2022) 9 (4): 686–689.
Published: 01 November 2022
... production of “sexual and gender subalterns,” including but not limited to LGBTQI subjects (20–21). Meanwhile, Fadi Saleh suggests in chapter 5 the notion of “humanitarian-asylum complex” (75). This term designates a variety of practices and discourses—beyond those of Western governments—that reproduce...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 February 2020
.... “Transgender as a Humanitarian Category: The Case of Syrian Queer and Gender-Variant Refugees in Turkey,” by Fadi Saleh, offers a timely contribution to international debates about immigration, asylum, and the refugee crisis. It investigates the material consequences of the categories “transgender...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (4): 663–669.
Published: 01 November 2020
... of Trans* Politics in the Global North and West .” TSQ 6 , no. 1 : 64 – 69 . Saleh Fadi . 2020 . “ Transgender as a Humanitarian Category: The Case of Syrian Queer and Gender-Variant Refugees in Turkey .” TSQ 7 , no. 1 : 37 – 55 . Snorton C. Riley , and Haritaworn Jin...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (3-4): 323–325.
Published: 01 November 2017
... of the Scientific Humanitarian Committee in 1897 that sought to secure the rights of sexual minorities, author of the early and influential casebook Die Transvestiten (1910), and instrumentally useful medical ally for trans people seeking access to genital surgery, hormone therapy, name change, and legal...
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TSQ (2014) 1 (1-2): 99–103.
Published: 01 May 2014
... .” Contemporary Politics 15 , no. 1 : 137 – 56 . Yearbook of the United Nations , 1948–49 . “ Social, Humanitarian, and Cultural Questions .” unyearbook.un.org/1948-49YUN/1948-49_P1_CH5.pdf (accessed June 10, 2013 ). Yogyakarta Principles . 2007 . The Application of International Human Rights...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (2): 290–294.
Published: 01 May 2018
... of the founders of the world's first homosexual rights organization, the Scientific Humanitarian Committee, in 1897. The colorful monument, according to the organization's newsletter, has “a positive and confident effect” (LSVD 2017 ). These are important features for a memorial that seeks to counteract another...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (2): 353–358.
Published: 01 May 2015
... has the ability to both complicate and re-frame current theoretical debates. “The Meanings and Politics of Postcolonial Animals,” the text's third section, treats relatively modern notions of animal welfare and humanitarian intervention in the nonhuman world. Lauren Derby's “Trujillo, the Goat...
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TSQ (2024) 11 (1): 97–110.
Published: 01 February 2024
..., the real “test” of the 1980 Refugee Act and the decision to admit Indochinese refugees rested on whether their admission was “justified by grave humanitarian concerns or is otherwise in the national interest ” (141, 155; emphasis mine). The 1980 Refugee Act, as I understand it, was not intended to rescue...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (2): 260–268.
Published: 01 May 2019
... in 2010 in a paramilitary ambush in a humanitarian caravan in San Juan Copala, Oaxaca, with a transtemporal journey where she finds companions with intersexed animals and deities who guide her toward a rebirth ceremony. The cycle of song and video coupled with the ornate animal species costume weaves...
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TSQ (2016) 3 (3-4): 545–551.
Published: 01 November 2016
... of the 1800s, precursors of the tontons-macoutes of recent terrible memory. 5 Added to this is the burden of a ravaging AIDS epidemic, political disasters, and natural disasters (including the 2010 earthquake that plundered the country), aggravated by the oversight and malpractices of humanitarian aid...
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TSQ (2023) 10 (3-4): 239–246.
Published: 01 November 2023
... that promote “wellness,” corporations that claim to care about the environment and labor in the global South; even wars are justified on a feminine-humanitarian prospectus. In each of these respects, qualities associated with femininity are the phallic means through which the profit motive is masked...
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TSQ (2024) 11 (1): 111–134.
Published: 01 February 2024
... this impossibility is the fact that anyone incarcerated would be dispossessed of that gendered signification in their incarceration. Whereas safety restricts X from the prison, this same hypervulnerability consolidates Canadian dominion as exceptionally humanitarian in contrast to the supposed anti-trans...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (4): 621–637.
Published: 01 November 2018
... to citizenship. An inextricable link between class, work, the criminalization of trans people, medical power, and sex-gendered normalization technologies was thus put forward by the medical profession and, eventually, the state. 9 In this discussion, “sex change” surgery was presented under a humanitarian...
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TSQ (2022) 9 (3): 425–442.
Published: 01 August 2022
....’ ” differences 18 , no. 3 : 128 – 51 . Bernstein Elisabeth . 2010 . “ Militarized Humanitarianism Meets Carceral Feminism: The Politics of Sex, Rights, and Freedom in Contemporary Antitrafficking Campaigns .” Signs 36 , no. 1 : 45 – 71 . Bernstein Elisabeth , and Jakobsen Janet...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (2): 226–242.
Published: 01 May 2017
... Fred . 2003 . In the Break: The Aesthetics of the Black Radical Tradition . Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press . Nguyen Mimi Thi . 2011 . “ The Biopower of Beauty: Humanitarian Imperialisms and Global Feminisms in the War on Terror .” Signs: Journal of Women in Culture...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (3): 297–314.
Published: 01 August 2019
... (as accusations of homosexuality have implied) but a recognized part of Muslim culture. Jannat Ali, a khwaja sira and trans activist who participated in these negotiations, explains that they included liberal equal rights discourses and religious humanitarianism in their appeal, citing the tragic case of Alisha...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (3): 447–463.
Published: 01 August 2015
... subjects, like children or women, who embody the typical global humanitarianism of someone that has to be protected, with or without their consent. These subjects are gendered, sexualized, aged, racialized, and class stratified as “victims,” in order to justify a governance regime that “aim[s] to protect...
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TSQ (2022) 9 (3): 365–386.
Published: 01 August 2022
... imposition cloaked in humanitarianism. Thus, while the strategic call for “loving” the imagined coarse non-Western person signals the anti-gender actors' capacity for sympathy, it is always accompanied by the underlying specter of that “racial other” turning into an existential threat if they get too close...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (1): 80–102.
Published: 01 February 2019
... has to some extent changed families' attitudes toward trans persons from repugnance to a more humanitarian position. However, as my findings suggest, sex-change surgery remains largely abhorred by families, to the extent that they would prefer their children to be in same-sex relationships rather than...