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TSQ (2017) 4 (1): 28–44.
Published: 01 February 2017
... of work, in efforts to address issues of trans un/der/employment. The article argues that such strategies bolster precarious work conditions and economic insecurities and unwittingly contribute to economic imperialism. Taken together, this article examines links between transgender issues and flows...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (1): 45–60.
Published: 01 February 2017
...Lars Z. Mackenzie Abstract Credit reports, once solely used to determine individual creditworthiness, have in the past several decades become a tool for authentication processes not directly related to one's capacity to take on debt, namely, in rental housing and employment applications. When trans...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (1): 99–104.
Published: 01 February 2020
... multiple artists' proposals for monuments that at least address if not remedy this absence. Stories of gay and lesbian civil rights victories that came out of Stonewall—like the dissolution of sodomy laws, the creation of employment nondiscrimination protections, and gay marriage—all tend to trace back...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (1): 96–111.
Published: 01 February 2017
... by Duke University Press 2017 trans employment working-class queers oral history queer ethnographic method truck drivers Trucking is a powerful symbol in the United States—of independence, motion, and sex. For transwomen who drive trucks, all the hardships of the job are amplified, but so...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (3): 473–486.
Published: 01 August 2018
..., and these were later repeatedly brought up in group discussions, namely: trans-specific health care and legal issues, lack of antidiscrimination laws in employment and education, and mental health. 1. When quoting participants, pseudonyms are used. References Asia Catalyst . 2015 . “My Life...
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TSQ (2014) 1 (1-2): 68–73.
Published: 01 May 2014
... documents without medical intervention and access transition-related care through public and private health insurance, the organization Nadia Echazú works to improve trans access to education and employment beyond the sex industry ( Baird 2013 ). In locales such as Thailand, India, Pakistan, and the Yucatan...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (3): 455–462.
Published: 01 August 2020
..., when coming to understand her trans identity, of what her employer's health plan would cover. We might also point to the fact that Toomey recently filed an American Civil Liberties Union–backed lawsuit against the state of Arizona over what journalist Rachel Leingang ( 2019 ) has explained...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (3): 407–420.
Published: 01 August 2020
... leadership by scholars in the field of trans studies who actively work to promote both trans scholarship critical of these normative logics and the employment of racialized/marginalized trans scholars, compelling anecdotal evidence points to a continuing employment pool of trans scholars at Canadian and US...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (3): 354–366.
Published: 01 August 2020
... issues of journals on trans studies to help seed a core literature for a field that didn't quite exist. But by doing the intellectual work along with the work of building a network of friends, colleagues, mentors, mentees, and coconspirators who helped open the academic employment door from the inside, I...
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TSQ (2022) 9 (1): 101–118.
Published: 01 February 2022
... throughout Roberts's blogging: employment discrimination, under- and misrepresentation, and widespread hostility to and/or neglect of Black trans women within their supposed communities. Enforcing hierarchies of skin tone and hair color, Roberts ( 2013b ) tells her readers, ignores the fact that “we are all...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (1): 4–15.
Published: 01 February 2017
... between the exploitative logics of capitalism and trans/gender oppression ( Feinberg 1992 , 1996 , 1998 ). TPE addressed issues such as employment discrimination ( Broadus 2006 ; Namaste 2000 ; Schilt 2010 ), poverty ( Gehi and Arkles 2007 ), and the lack of access to essential social services ( Spade...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (2): 190–206.
Published: 01 May 2018
..., ameliorate the intersecting forms of vulnerability and exclusion experienced by the people followed by the author. Yet despite the limitations of a focus on surgery, expanded access to care does create possibilities for trans people to engage in diverse forms of self-transformation. The paradigm of access...
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TSQ (2022) 9 (2): 308–310.
Published: 01 May 2022
..., employment discrimination, and the criminalization of sex work). Emphasizing trans identity to the exclusion of these other explanations, they argue, has resulted in hate crimes legislation that does little to improve the livability of trans lives, while inadvertently leaving trans people “with constant fear...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (2): 149–151.
Published: 01 May 2020
... who are excluded from other employment because of transphobic discrimination, as well as how important DIY, community-based porn making has been for promulgating alternative and affirmative visions of trans sexualities and embodiments. Visitors to that site learn that Beesexual.com is indeed...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (4): 676–678.
Published: 01 November 2015
...Zowie Davy Abstract Katie Herzog's Transtextuality (Senate Bill 48) , an installation “depicting 48 portraits of transgender men and women of letters,” took on the mammoth task of displaying portraits of trans pioneers who represent transgender intelligentsia. The celebration of her Western...
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TSQ (2022) 9 (3): 460–462.
Published: 01 August 2022
...Serena Bassi; Greta LaFleur sbassi@hamilton.edu greta.lafleur@yale.edu Copyright © 2022 by Duke University Press 2022 Together, these pieces represent a widening and diversifying of the conversation around global trans-exclusionary politics and their imbrication in right-wing...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (1): 4–19.
Published: 01 February 2019
... shot, moderate her substance use, and find stable housing and employment reflects the pressures she faces to access the white and class privileges that capacitate her to take individual responsibility for her own disabilities and trans medical needs. It is the absence of debility, in Puar's terms...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (3): 367–375.
Published: 01 August 2015
...* people of color—experience severely decreased life chances in terms of employment, health care, housing, and financial security. As a result, entrance into formal educational structures is also heavily policed, often resulting in the classroom doors remaining shut to trans* people. Furthermore, even when...
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TSQ (2016) 3 (1-2): 246–253.
Published: 01 May 2016
... on the basis of sex? Are trans women subordinated on the basis of their sex? Are they subordinated on the basis of their place in the sex/gender hierarchy? 8 That is the central question, not how or who they were born as. Trans women are routinely denied employment on the basis of their sex. Denied health...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (3): 338–357.
Published: 01 August 2019
... on the principal unit of the liberal American political imaginary—the individual—as well as trans advocacy ratification of the state as neutral in the process of constituting and upholding gendered regimes of power. 9. Such is the case of the notorious American Employment Non-Discrimination Act (ENDA...