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TSQ (2019) 6 (3): 403–408.
Published: 01 August 2019
... communities. Green's pieces, Incantation Crock and Bedikah Quilt Topper , are themselves trans, Jewish ritual objects, and in this conversation Green and Crasnow investigate the underlying themes of queer/trans Jewish futures, history preservation, ritual innovation and challenges to “traditional” Judaism...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (3): 283–296.
Published: 01 August 2019
... builds on the ever-expanding nature of trans* and facilitates an approach to the becoming nature of gender. In the “Artifacts” section, we have highlighted two Jewish trans artists producing Jewish ritual objects and exploring embodied ritual practice. Tobaron Waxman's Levush Project is a series...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (2): 164–179.
Published: 01 May 2019
... of these feminine archetypes that she foregrounds the performativity of gender and sexuality through ritual while revealing the subtle tensions found in our own complicity within these fantasies, avowing not just the pain but the potential for pleasure that they hold. Lia's main interests lie in the processes...
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TSQ (2022) 9 (3): 443–459.
Published: 01 August 2022
... that human beings embrace religions because they cannot think without direction. TERF voices echo this explanation as they seek to right what they determine are wrong figurations of gender. The freethinker's ritual presentation requires standing at a pulpit determined by their claimed associations...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (3): 321–331.
Published: 01 August 2018
... denotes the trading of bootlegged goods. 8. While emasculation (the ritual removal of the penis and the scrotum) is widely practiced, not all hijras are emasculated. 7. See Reddy 2005 (153–64) for a discussion of similar practice among the hijras in South India. 6. Although hijras...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (4): 556–558.
Published: 01 November 2019
..., historical archives, ancestral knowledge, and lived experience. I identify as nonbinary transgender Indigenous-Latinx. My practice calls into question structures that fragment Indigenous identity and queer bodies. I use a variety of media, integrating found objects, ceramics, sculpture, and video...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (4): 518–539.
Published: 01 November 2018
...) 2014 . Time and the Other: How Anthropology Makes Its Object . New York : Columbia University Press . Feinberg Leslie . 1996 . Transgender Warriors: Making History from Joan of Arc to Dennis Rodman . Boston : Beacon . Fisher Simon D. Elin , Phillips Rasheedah...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (3): 297–314.
Published: 01 August 2019
... violence, after an incident in which police looted, stripped, and arrested khwaja siras dancers entertaining at a wedding party. 1 Along with clapping and chanting (Pamment 2019 ), the protestors zealously beat their heads and chests with their hands, like the rhythmic matam of Shi'a Muharram rituals...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (1): 179–184.
Published: 01 February 2015
... an alternative vision of Iran's basic essence. Ayatollah Khomeini certainly worked out rationally and textually the theoretical model of the wilayat al-faqih (clerical state), but the people in the street who tactically embraced Shi'ite ritual expressions and forms of bodily comportment made the revolution...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (2): 268–274.
Published: 01 May 2018
... out, create, and become transformational objects for the alteration of self-experience. In so doing, each stretches and exceeds the limits of the identitarian, holding together the complexities of conflict and leaving room for the work of the unconscious in expansive imaginings of what it is to act...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (2): 192–207.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., the film does fulfill the white male fantasy of displacing Black masculinity. Even before the Black male character is easily killed off, Tamara's exclusive desires are for white men. Concurrently, she is also the object of the white men's desire to “get it on with a Black chick.” Wilson's position...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (3): 368–385.
Published: 01 August 2019
... their wudu (ritual washing). One of the ustad takes the position of the imam (prayer leader) in the front of the room. Some waria pray wearing male clothes, while others using the female prayer attire ( mukena ) do so behind them. The prayer has finished and they go back to the porch, where the same ustad...
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TSQ (2024) 11 (1): 149–163.
Published: 01 February 2024
... to detail in his replicas, but I also witnessed the art of mimicry. My dad was scrupulous in every element. As I grew up, I realized I was drawn toward replica and imitation as well. I also inherited an inclination toward objects—a tendency that verges on the irrational compulsion of hoarding. However, as I...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (2): 209–226.
Published: 01 May 2015
... of animality, and the beginnings of human civilization is structured through gender in the tale of the original parricide. In totemic cultures, Freud ( 1950 : 104) explains, animal figures are symbolically enmeshed within the human socius and infuse religious ritual, kinship relations, and the enforcement...
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TSQ (2022) 9 (2): 143–159.
Published: 01 May 2022
... territory of earnest faith or belief. Typically, the study of religion analyzes human productions without commentary on divinity or otherworldliness. For this reason, many of us limit our scholarship to a handful of dimensions such as ritual, material objects, sacred texts, and so on. A more radical posture...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (3-4): 405–420.
Published: 01 November 2017
... with the analyst, she worried about being a supportive and good enough “trans-parental” object for him but later realized how the psychoanalytic process could be endangered by the wrong kind of “transpositive” attitude. In this article, the author explores the concept of cisgender, asking about the ways in which...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (3): 386–399.
Published: 01 August 2019
... carried in the memories of enslaved Africans across the Atlantic. African liturgical seasons, prescribed rituals, traditional myths, and languages of worship were attenuated, replaced, and altered, or lost.” Without a doubt, the perverted “baptism” of enslaved Africans in the waters of the Atlantic Ocean...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (1): 151–156.
Published: 01 February 2018
... islands and cultures, each with long histories of exchange: assembled and read together, the essays facilitate further insights into the continuing power of the circulation of concepts, people, goods, and objects within the Pacific (see also Tomlinson and Tengan 2016 ). The editors embed...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (3): 338–357.
Published: 01 August 2019
... to acknowledge that the Mizrahi and trans in-betweenness is not the effect of a prelegal, extrajudicial truth but an effect of truth-making algorithms, such as assigned and assumed categories. The in-between categories of law contest the legal system's justification for itself, as objective arbitrator rather...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (2): 239–253.
Published: 01 May 2019
... specifically, travesti (López and Campuzano 2013 ). The Museo Travesti del Perú uses a multiplicity of artifacts of travestismo —photos, clothes, crafts, and objects—to confront and challenge the colonized vision of the nation-state and fracture heterosexual subjectivity, giving possibility to “invisible...