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TSQ (2016) 3 (3-4): 618–627.
Published: 01 November 2016
... in the rubble,” a theoretical framework for understanding trans and queer Chicana/o and Latina/o life in the city, and how they make sense of their lives, engaging in an ongoing process of self-fashioning that involves aesthetic and affective strategies, fashion, and style practices. The essay explores...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (4): 695–700.
Published: 01 November 2015
..., Harmodius's strategic maximalism—captured so evocatively in Greene's portraits and evoked in Harmodius's own poetry (cited in the title)—is both a political tool and a technique of whimsy, a gesture of serious play that stages the poet's commitment to aesthetic, political, and corporeal self-fashioning...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (4): 701–709.
Published: 01 November 2015
... the privileged site of self-fashioning. YouTube hereby offers an alternative and empowering archive of how trans male bodies could look, while its cumulative effects also play a significant role in determining how they should look. Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 YouTube Vlogging...
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TSQ (2016) 3 (1-2): 175–184.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., and enable people to engage and imagine alternatives. A self-fashioned quing MC actively recording since 2006, Sookee's work confronts a number of issues, including sexism, heteronormativity, homo/transphobias, and neofascist/anti-immigrant paroxysms plaguing Germany today. This article provides a brief...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (3): 519–521.
Published: 01 August 2015
... then is linked to embodiment, a crafting or self-fashioning that is not abstracted from the bodies that wear, look at, handle, and construct garments. The wrinkles in the elbows of a jacket or a sleeve were called “memories.” Those wrinkles recorded the body that had inhabited the garment. They memorized...
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TSQ (2016) 3 (3-4): 485–505.
Published: 01 November 2016
... . 2014 . GLAAD Media Reference Guide—Transgender Issues . www.glaad.org/reference/transgender (accessed October 7 ). Greenblatt Stephen . 2005 . Renaissance Self-Fashioning: From More to Shakespeare . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Halberstam Judith . 1998 . Female...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (2): 195–207.
Published: 01 May 2017
... performed the operation of stitching together by fashioning a self in several ways in the wake of a disaster that broke open her body. Even from the time she was in the hospital after the earthquake, Kelly had worked to counter the effects of masculinization. She adorned herself with makeup and beautiful...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (2): 268–274.
Published: 01 May 2018
... of a bodily image that is ultimately unsustainable, a perpetual self-fashioning with fleeting moments of fruition captured by the artist's photographs and rosy watercolor renditions. Cassils's reinterpretation of Antin's Carving was initially conceived for an exhibition at LACE (Los Angeles Contemporary...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (3-4): 662–667.
Published: 01 November 2017
... oneself transgender involves a complex navigation of conscious and unconscious desires and identifications, the late capitalist emphasis on voluntarist self-fashioning and customization has given rise to the transphobic idea that gender transition can be undergone “on a whim.” As an example of how...
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TSQ (2016) 3 (1-2): 315–320.
Published: 01 May 2016
... to unpack in this sentence. What fascinates Ochoa is the possibility (or the reality) of self-fashioning, but I think we can push this idea further (and I think Ochoa would agree with me, or perhaps not) and stress the political importance of flight, of escape—of flight as political praxis—without in any...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (1): 151–156.
Published: 01 February 2018
... gay discourses and broader heteronormative social structures. Here I see the need for a complementary focus on emergent forms of globalized masculinity at the intersection of evangelical Christianity, American military domination, and neoliberal self-fashioning. From this viewpoint, the richly...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (3): 298–310.
Published: 01 August 2018
... and problematics in trans scholarship and activism. The four short essays collected in this issue ascertain the multiple meanings of “trans” as experienced by queer subjects in different parts of Asia. Resonating with Hegarty's analysis of how technology mediates the relationship between trans self-fashioning...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (2): 162–169.
Published: 01 May 2017
... relationships, Erin Durban-Albrecht theorizes the “persistent self-fashioning and erotic transnational intimacies” that are crucial to the survival of Black transwomen in Haiti. Dora Silva Santana's essay, which considers Black transwomen in Brazil, is an offering and instantiation of escrevivência as an Afro...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (1): 112–127.
Published: 01 February 2017
... how trans identity and embodiment are shaped by the ubiquity of trans sex work. This is aligned with theoretical innovations that view trans identity through the complex lens of political economy, rejecting narratives of simple self-fashioning but looking at the complex interactions between policy...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (4): 615–624.
Published: 01 November 2020
...+ members of the ball community as not only involved in their self-fashioned community but also involved in broader queer politics. As Blanca's and Pray Tell's conditions worsen, Nurse Judy (Sandra Bernhard) encourages them to get involved with AIDS activism. In season 2, the series recreates the 1989 die...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (3): 355–377.
Published: 01 August 2018
... of a self fashioned by its outer appearance was at the time. In 1968, the national psychiatric journal Djiwa published a series of reports on banci (Masdani 1968 ), and a weekly magazine published by the Jakarta government ran a month-long series on the topic later on in the same year (Jakarta Municipal...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (3): 443–455.
Published: 01 August 2018
.... This attitude stands in stark contrast to the trans* entertainers on Bugis Street, most of whom exude a “fierce” attitude. In his reading of Tina Turner and her persona, Madison Moore describes fierceness as the ability “to transcend and to unravel, to self-actualize and to return the gaze” ( 2012 : 72...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (1): 128–134.
Published: 01 February 2017
.... But there remains a constructed, perhaps self-imposed divide between kitschy comedy queens and high fashion–conscious “pageant queens,” who often participate in a highly developed, expensive system of national pageants. This axis, acknowledged and reinforced by archetypes in a season 6 performance challenge (“Shade...
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TSQ (2016) 3 (1-2): 311–314.
Published: 01 May 2016
... has the current energy directed at queer, masculine-of-center, gender-queer, and trans* folk in the fashion industry effected your thoughts, practices, or self-imaginings? VC: One thing you can always count on with most masculine-of-center women as well as trans men, is their horrible...
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TSQ (2014) 1 (3): 320–337.
Published: 01 August 2014
... to the proud avowal of hijra identity by hijra clans. This intensification of social stigma against gender liminality by holding up (middle class, upper caste) womanhood as a more desirable and respectable ideal of self-fashioning may be paralleled by a hierarchy between castration-penectomy (called...