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TSQ (2017) 4 (2): 170–180.
Published: 01 May 2017
... attempted to reinscribe blackness into the history of LGBTTI2QQ space in Toronto. Lastly, the author considers how power and privilege influence what is allowed to be remembered, and what is considered archivable. The classic archive structure—primarily white trans and queer archives—is the allegedly...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (3): 403–408.
Published: 01 August 2019
..., transformational spaces. Queer and trans mikveh rituals for gender transition are powerful in their centering of the queer/trans body as a holy site for transformation, and in the ways they reconfigure “purity.” In these rituals, purification is not directed at the person immersing but at cleansing the negative...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (1): 4–15.
Published: 01 February 2017
... material transformations of bodies, lives, and worlds, the Rebis exemplifies a Eurocentric and implicitly colonizing fantasy about the nature of power. As such, it exemplifies as well the key vectors of analysis, central categories of thought, and principal forms of rhetoric and representation that we seek...
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TSQ (2016) 3 (1-2): 58–64.
Published: 01 May 2016
... transmasculine and transfeminist person has been in an almost exclusively bio-woman feminist space. What does trans presence mean in fiercely antitrans spaces? What can the power of Audre Lorde's erotic do in transforming feminist communities toward transfeminist power? Copyright © 2016 by Duke University...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (1): 148–159.
Published: 01 February 2015
... relation between a trans “identity” and a trans “population,” the article employs as analytics Foucault's concepts of normalizing power and biopower. It reviews the history and techniques of epidemiology and then briefly the ways in which normalizing power produces specific identity categories such as...
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TSQ (2014) 1 (4): 614–619.
Published: 01 November 2014
... evoke transformation, boundaries, and negotiations of power through a focus on gesture, movement, and the voice as a site of regulation and its resistance. This work also engages with the politics of nationalism and ethnicity, which Waxman sets in relation to other policing and transgressing of borders...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (2): 226–242.
Published: 01 May 2017
... on the representation of Black sexual duplicity in popular culture and Audre Lorde's critique of white saviorism. Part 2 turns to contemporary discourses of transmisogyny and demonstrates that the term is ill equipped to address the structures of power that manifested in I Am Cait . The discussion...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (3-4): 518–533.
Published: 01 November 2017
... the site of a singular and powerful contribution to working with gender. In doing this, it resists the impulse to identify all Lacanian psychoanalysts as the same and instead engages with particular Lacanian analysts whose writing makes a contribution to the clinic of gender. First, to...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (3): 368–385.
Published: 01 August 2019
... common conflation of agency with resistance. The empirical discussion first explores the emergence of the waria subject position through the existence of their female jiwa , while the second part addresses the importance of Islam as a source of potential agentic power for these individuals. Copyright...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (4): 659–666.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Nicole Erin Morse Abstract In this interview, trans artist Vivek Shraya discusses the gendered politics of self-representation, the misogynistic stigma that attaches to her selfies, and the power of controlling the gaze and knowing “where to look.” Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (3): 508–516.
Published: 01 August 2020
... of a broader attack on transgender rights that uses the protection of children as a powerful pretense to scapegoat a minority. It suggests that the analyses and insights of the field of transgender studies could inform, enrich, and reconfigure current clinical and public-policy debates around gender...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (1): 28–44.
Published: 01 February 2017
... consumption—trans production—and investigates the emergence of trans-specific labor power and all-trans groups of workers. Third, it offers a critique of trans economic empowerment strategies that have drawn on freelance economies, independent contractors, trans class aspirations, and the global restructuring...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (4): 645–649.
Published: 01 November 2015
... centrality, affect, and power by embracing bodily traces, making visible what is absent, and giving due consideration to capturing bodily experience. Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 absence affect archives body intimacy In my hands I hold a black-and-gold plastic tube of...
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TSQ (2016) 3 (3-4): 485–505.
Published: 01 November 2016
...Emily Rose Abstract This article discusses how a trans-disciplinary exploration of two translations from French and Spanish to English of two early modern transgender memoirs could create a new angle on the translation of trans identity. Translation equals manipulation and the power to re-present...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (3): 321–331.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Adnan Hossain Abstract This essay advances a regional critique of the Indian-centric scholarship on hijra , a publicly institutionalized subculture of people typically assigned a male gender at birth who often sacrifice their genitals in return for spiritual power. The unexamined Indian hegemony in...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (1): 30–48.
Published: 01 February 2018
... from an “unchosen starting place” (Susan Stryker) and toward the possibility of joy embodied in Salzmann's figure of “the migrant of love.” Considered in a broader social and political context, this powerful tangle of trans- and love bears out against crisis politics in contemporary Germany and...
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TSQ (2014) 1 (1-2): 148–150.
Published: 01 May 2014
... the performative power of gender rather than the addresser of it. Stone points our attention both beyond an essentialist understanding of gender and directly at its lived embodiment. The performative power of gender is its ceaseless materialization of gender in the flesh. It is the power not only to...
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TSQ (2014) 1 (1-2): 103–106.
Published: 01 May 2014
... dispense with identity as an analytic trope, for even when we show it to be contingent and multiple (or combat it by calling on affect or history or culture), its vernacular meanings are powerful indexical remainders that draw on the systems of power we seek to open up. Identity fails when there is...
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TSQ (2014) 1 (1-2): 63–64.
Published: 01 May 2014
... may not correspond to the person's designated sex at birth. In addition, the term sexism is associated with power and privilege aligned with “maleness,” as it focuses on men, and that which is masculine, as being valued above women and that which is deemed feminine. In turn, cisgenderism expands the...
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TSQ (2016) 3 (1-2): 272–275.
Published: 01 May 2016
... strengthen the power of transwomen and use effective forms of communications. We are embracing diversity and we stand in solidarity with other women. We promote transparency in both action and intention. * * * The charter will encourage the development of a feminist analysis of power in the face of...