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Monthly Archives: December 2010

Negotiating Postcolonial Solidarities: Conflicts around knowledge production on sexual minorities, repression & resistance

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Principles and practices of solidarity, linking metropolitan and marginal areas of former empires, increasingly diverge between postcolonial ideals and neo-colonial realities. A liability of queer critiques, even more problematic than futile efforts at censorship of books, is the effective obstruction of research initiatives necessary to obtain the empirical data to effectively build solidarity projects with [...]

Reinstating Transgression: Emerging political economies of queer space

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Over the last half-century, a large and growing portion of communities have been transformed, sometimes radically and more often subtly, by assertions of women and sexual minorities for more equitable distribution of space, resources, social and economic [...]