Skip to main content
Research Guides

Resource List: Readings on Homophobia in Canadian Culture: Articles

Resources to accompany the following lecture: Douglas Janoff, author of Pink Blood: Homophobic Violence in Canada, discusses the struggle for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights in Canada.

How do I find out if the article I need is online?

thumbnail of known citation video Determine if the article you need is available to you online through our Electronic Journals web page. | Time - 01:35 | Transcript | Play Video

Articles suggested by Douglas Janoff

Bornstein, Danica R., et al. “Understanding the Experiences of Lesbian, Bisexual and Trans Survivors of Domestic Violence: A Qualitative Study.” Journal of Homosexuality 51.1 (June 2006): 159-181.

Faulkner, Ellen. “Empowering Victim Advocates: Organizing Against Anti-gay/Lesbian Violence in Canada.” Critical Criminology. 10 (2001): 123-135.

Forshee, Andrew. "Transgender Men: A Demographic Snapshot." Journal of Gay & Lesbian Social Services 20, no. 3 (April 2008): 221-236.

Lunny, Allyson. “Provocation and ‘Homosexual’ Advance: Masculinized Subjects as Threat, Masculinized Subjects under Threat.” Social and Legal Studies 12.3 (2003): 311-333.

Millbank, Jenni. “Imagining Otherness: Refugee Claims on the Basis of Sexuality in Canada and Australia.” Melbourne University Law Review. 26 (2002):144-177.

Morrison, Todd and Bruce Whitehead. “Strategies of Stigma Resistance Among Canadian Gay-Identified Sex Workers.” Journal of Psychology and Human Sexuality. 17.1/2 (2005): 169-179.

O’Brien, Carol-Anne (1994) “The Social Organization of the Treatment of Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Youth in Group Homes and Youth Shelters.” Canadian Review of Social Policy. 34 (Winter), 37-57. Available only through Inter-Library Loan.

Rankin, Pauline. “Sexualities and National Identities: Reimagining Queer Nationalism.” Journal of Canadian Studies, 35(2), 176-196, 2000.

Raj, Rupert. “Transactivism as Therapy: A Client Self-Empowerment Model Linking Personal and Social Agency.” Journal of Gay and Lesbian Psychotherapy. 11.3/4 (2007): 77-99.

Rofes, Eric. “Canada: A Videotape Collection Focused on Bullying, Homophobia, and Queer Youth." Journal of Gay & Lesbian Issues In Education 2, no. 4 (April 2005): 93-97.  Available only through Inter-Library Loan.

Stermac, Lana and Peter Sheridan. “Anti-Gay/Lesbian Violence: Treatment Issues,” Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality. 2.1 (1993): 33-38.  Available only through Inter-Library Loan.

White, Caroline & Joshua Goldberg. “Expanding our Understanding of Gendered Violence: Violence against Trans people and their Loved Ones.” Canadian Woman Studies 25.1-2 (Winter-Spring 2006):124-127,


Cass Hartnett's picture
Cass Hartnett
Government Publications
Suzzallo Library
Box 352900
Seattle, WA 98195-2900