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Sex, drugs and Barbie : gender verification, drug testing, and the commodification of the black female athlete
Representations of black female sporting bodies, when taken as what Susan Bordo (1997) refers to as “texts of culture,” operate as sites for an interrogation of the production and maintenance of ideologies of race, gender, ...
The pleasure is all ours : race and queerness in the Promised Land
This paper calls for a queer art and politics that treats identity categories such as race, gender, sexual orientation, class and others as co-constitutional. With the writer's one-man show, Promised Land: A Radical Queer ...
“The gay Facebook” : friendship, desirability, and HIV in the lives of the gay Internet generation
Why are men seeking other men online? And how does the Internet influence these men and their sexuality? These are the two underlying questions driving this thesis. To answer these general questions, I conducted a qualitative ...
"Listen to what your jotería is saying” : pain, social harm, and queer Latin@s
In this dissertation, I investigate how transgender, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and queer (TLGBQ) Latin@s have experienced social harm during the late 20th and early 21st centuries, what is the socio-historical context for ...
"We kind of bro out with each other too." Gender, race and sexuality on and off the rugby pitch
This study examines the experiences of women rugby players to understand how gender informs their participation in a sport described as masculine. Considering how race, gender, and sexuality constitute women’s identities ...