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TSQ (2015) 2 (4): 553–564.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Harrison Apple Abstract The Pittsburgh Queer History Project (PQHP) began as an urban archaeological dig of an abandoned after-hours social club. The detritus collected helped construct a history of working-class Pittsburgh, including the lives and labor of trans bodies in the Steel City. A recent...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (4): 689–694.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Helen Hok-Sze Leung Abstract This article reviews the recent trans programming of the Vancouver Queer Film Festival and offers thoughts on the festival's history of trans inclusion and its impact on a “festival public.” Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 film festivals LGBT...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (2): 290–294.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Javier Samper Vendrell The Hirschfeld Archives: Violence, Death, and Modern Queer Culture . Bauer Heike . Philadelphia : Temple University Press , 2017 . 230 pp. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 On September 7, 2017, the Lesbian and Gay Federation of Berlin...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (3): 321–331.
Published: 01 August 2018
... economic importance in the region, and the American invasion of Afghanistan and the consequent destabilization of Pakistan, we are witnessing a renewed interest in the South Asian region. A critical regional approach can help decenter the Euro-American centrism of queer studies not only by providing...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (3): 507–513.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Alvin K. Wong Queer/Tongzhi China: New Perspectives on Research, Activism, and Media Cultures . Edited by Elisabeth L. Engebretsen and William F. Schroeder , with Hongwei Bao . Copenhagen : NIAS Press , 2015 . xiii + 274 pp. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press...
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TSQ (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...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (3): 403–408.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Nicki Green; S. J. Crasnow Abstract What follows is a conversation between artist Nicki Green and scholar S. J. Crasnow. In this conversation they consider two of Green's artworks in relationship to historical and contemporary Jewish practice and especially in relationship to queer and trans Jewish...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (4): 608–619.
Published: 01 November 2019
...Bess Collins Van Asselt Abstract This article explores the life history of Sam, a queer and transgender youth of color who contests standardized futures in secondary schools. Sam's school life is rife with expectations that seek to confine Sam and their way of being in the world. In response...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (1): 140–147.
Published: 01 February 2020
... : Columbia University Press . Ezili's Mirrors: Imagining Black Queer Genders . Omise'eke Natasha Tinsley . Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2018 . 247 pp. Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 Once in a great while, a gem of a book comes along. It is not only...
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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 (2020) 7 (2): 174–191.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Whitney Strub Abstract While placing transgender pornography under the sign of queerness has been a necessary feature of queer politics, much of the genealogy of trans porn falls more within the orbit of heteronormative capitalism and was enacted through the problematic figure of the “she-male...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (3): 349–353.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Cáel M. Keegan Abstract The author explores how current disciplinary conditions force trans studies against queer theory: Because queer theory is the institutional context through which trans studies is invited into the university, it is also the containing ideological architecture against which...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (3): 367–373.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Madi Day Abstract Indigenous queer and trans studies will be available as part of the Indigenous Studies major in the Bachelor of Arts program at Macquarie University beginning February 2020. Institutionalization of Indigenous queer and trans studies occurs in a context in which education...
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TSQ (2014) 1 (3): 352–367.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Giancarlo Cornejo Abstract This hybrid essay/narrative attempts to give an account of the survival of a “queer” subject, specifically a trans child living in Lima, Peru, in the 1950s and 1960s. My theoretical claims may be simple, but the survival of this trans child was anything but simple...
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TSQ (2014) 1 (3): 461–465.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Finn Jackson Ballard Wildness Directed by Tsang Wu Documentary, 74 min., United States, 2012 Copyright © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Wildness (2012), the first feature film by transgender artist Wu Tsang, follows a group of queer young artists who establish a weekly...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (2): 208–218.
Published: 01 May 2017
... the move between the politics of the United States and abroad, evidenced in Glenn's cultural productions, also temporally shifts his work toward the creation of a queer, trans Afrofuture. An Afrofuturity sonically, visually, and textually reflected in his video for “Chasing Rainbows,” a track on his...
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TSQ (2014) 1 (4): 517–522.
Published: 01 November 2014
... and documented discourses, narratives, images, and repertoires associated with hijra s, BWHAVT sutures transmen to hijra s and to a larger Indian queer discourse. In doing so, it stages an expansive critique of oppressive institutional and social systems alongside the urgency and possibility for solidarity...
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TSQ (2014) 1 (1-2): 172–176.
Published: 01 May 2014
... the productive tensions between trans studies and other interdisciplines. Copyright © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 What is the place of queer in transgender studies? The fields of queer studies and transgender studies are linked through shared histories, methods, and commitments to transforming...
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TSQ (2021) 8 (1): 141–144.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Maren Behrensen 1. In my own country, Germany, such a queer coalition might be succeeding politically and legally as I finish this review. In December 2018, the German parliament approved the introduction of a third legal gender (“diverse”). The government intended to restrict the scope...
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TSQ (2021) 8 (2): 270–272.
Published: 01 May 2021
...Z. Zane McNeill Trans Men in the South: Becoming Men . Baker A. Rogers Lanham, MD : Lexington Books , 2020 . 170 pp. Copyright © 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 Following the “rural turn” in queer studies—exemplified by works like Queering the Countryside: New...