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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 (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 (2014) 1 (3): 352–367.
Published: 01 August 2014
... and gender dissidents, especially trans people. Those kinds of statements, unfortunately common even in Peruvian LGBTQ activism and scholarship, tend to deny the structural difficulties and challenges that Peruvian queer working-class subjects, and especially trans working-class people, face on a daily basis...
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TSQ (2022) 9 (3): 387–406.
Published: 01 August 2022
... to revolt against the ruling classes and destroy the class system altogether, lesbians can work against heterosexual epistemology and create a more just social and economic world that does not depend on the hierarchical binary sexes. In the same issue of QF in which “The Straight Mind” first appeared...
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TSQ (2016) 3 (1-2): 65–73.
Published: 01 May 2016
..., “a ‘queer’ subject, specifically a trans child” ( Cornejo 2014 : 352) from one of Lima's marginal quarters in Peru, he demonstrates that the child's resilience despite homo- and transphobia expands an archive of working-class affectivity among nonheterosexist possibilities. The trans child is known as both...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (3): 404–424.
Published: 01 August 2018
... 2018 beauty kabaklaan transgender Philippines parlor K abaklaan is not dead. It lives in the many articulations of queerness embodied by Filipinos in the diaspora. It is felt and performed across different generational, gendered, and classed divides. Kabaklaan lives on precisely because...
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TSQ (2022) 9 (1): 65–83.
Published: 01 February 2022
..., and that very proximity could be the petro-masculine's undoing, a prying away of its foothold on rural aesthetics. Blue and Vidisha simultaneously disidentify with not just cisheteronormative petro-masculine rurality and working-class order but also metronormative queerness, transnormativity...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (3): 502–506.
Published: 01 August 2018
... of queer life that on the surface seem the same everywhere but in fact are highly localized. Nikos Dacanay, for example, describes the class and racial dynamics of gay cruising in saunas. In these spaces, middle-class Thai men may specifically avoid the advances of farang (Caucasian) men to avoid...
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TSQ (2014) 1 (3): 445–448.
Published: 01 August 2014
.... Using the panic issuing from the United States in recent years about toys and food items made in China, Chen traces the transformations that the collective imagination has undergone with its thinking about lead: from a chemical agent to which poor and lower-working-class African Americans are exposed...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (1): 126–131.
Published: 01 February 2020
... committed by working class, subordinate caste women. So Gopinath's reading of Sancharram as opening up a space for queerness through the Nair matrilineal past that exceeds the nationalist judicial reforms risk producing a binary of upper-caste queer mobility and subordinate-caste heteronormative rigidity...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (3): 526–531.
Published: 01 August 2015
... that heterosexual women are the top priority implicitly imply that a woman who does not feel discomfort with her body (i.e., who is not transgender or transsexual), who is heterosexual, able-bodied, and Japanese should be prioritized over a queer, disabled, or non-Japanese one? It is not uncommon for the class...
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TSQ (2022) 9 (2): 297–300.
Published: 01 May 2022
..., and the frictions of gender, sexuality, race, class, and caste in India and in the diaspora? What can nightlife's unwritten rules for bodily comportment teach us about queerness politics? What do the movements on the dance floor reveal about the mobilities and constraints of “bodies and differences across borders...
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TSQ (2015) 2 (3): 447–463.
Published: 01 August 2015
... for many young people of working-class and immigrant backgrounds to receive a bilingual education, when they would not have in the past. Because of the opportunities that English language proficiency provides, not only in Europe, but also globally, I find myself in favor of making bilingual education...
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TSQ (2021) 8 (2): 188–198.
Published: 01 May 2021
... in the UK don't tend to factor in the maltreatment of Black and brown people, migrants, disabled people, and working-class people within institutional health-care settings. 12 In a context in which the World Health Organization has formally announced the depathologization of trans—although, in the UK...
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TSQ (2020) 7 (3): 463–475.
Published: 01 August 2020
... her own journey on the project in the closing roundtable, Anna McCue, a technical editor who started on the project as a student in one of Pamela's core classes, recounted how she thought her participation would last only one year. But as she worked on each assignment, “somehow,” she said, “Lili clung...
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TSQ (2018) 5 (4): 686–690.
Published: 01 November 2018
... continuities” (2007: 27). Feeling backward, queer historiography is then not about identifying Albert, but about identifying with Albert through the continuities of a—still—ruined social world. Unlike the upper-class story of The Well , Albert Nobbs weaves its story of dysphoria and social alienation...
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TSQ (2016) 3 (1-2): 84–94.
Published: 01 May 2016
... on intersectional approaches such as Kimberlé Crenshaw's articulation of gender, race, and class ( 1994 ), and recent elaboration of intersectionality in the French context by Christine Delphy ( 2006 ), Elsa Dorlin ( 2008 ), and others. 3 Multiplicity, variety, and hybridity remain key organizing concepts...
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TSQ (2021) 8 (1): 4–23.
Published: 01 February 2021
... Olivero Rodriguez, who reverses the terms of temporal finality by speculating on a trans-of-color childhood in working-class Chicago. For the remainder of this essay, I revisit his transdisciplinary art piece called The Papi Project (2010–18), a book and site-specific installation. In Rodriguez's...
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TSQ (2019) 6 (4): 608–619.
Published: 01 November 2019
... and uneducable. These ideas of the weird and uncatchable came up during one of our interviews when I asked Sam if they had any good memories of school. They responded that they had a favorite class, a creative writing course. When I asked them about what they would write about and do in class, they responded...
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TSQ (2017) 4 (1): 28–44.
Published: 01 February 2017
... reliance on freelance economies, independent contractors, trans class aspirations, and the global restructuring of work in its efforts to address trans un/der/employment. While the company's goal is to help trans workers in the United States overcome employment obstacles, I argue that the strategies...