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Black/African American/African Diaspora
Black. Queer. Southern. Women by
Publication Date: 2018-11-12
Drawn from the life narratives of more than seventy African American queer women who were born, raised, and continue to reside in the American South, this book powerfully reveals the way these women experience and express racial, sexual, gender, and class identities--all linked by a place where such identities have generally placed them on the margins of society.
Publication Date: 2019-11-08
E. Patrick Johnson's Honeypot opens with the fictional trickster character Miss B. barging into the home of Dr. EPJ, informing him that he has been chosen to collect and share the stories of her people.
Publication Date: 2018-11-27
Cultural critic and historian Tavia Nyong’o surveys the conditions of contemporary black artistic production in the era of post-blackness.
Black Feminism Reimagined by
Publication Date: 2018-12-06
In Black Feminism Reimagined Jennifer C. Nash reframes black feminism's engagement with intersectionality, often celebrated as its primary intellectual and political contribution to feminist theory.
Publication Date: 2019-01-31
In Bloodflowers W. Ian Bourland examines the photography of Rotimi Fani-Kayode (1955-1989), whose art is a touchstone for cultural debates surrounding questions of gender and queerness, race and diaspora, aesthetics and politics, and the enduring legacy of slavery and colonialism.
AIDS and the Distribution of Crises by
Publication Date: 2020-04-17
AIDS and the Distribution of Crises engages with the AIDS pandemic as a network of varied historical, overlapping, and ongoing crises born of global capitalism and colonial, racialized, gendered, and sexual violence.
American Indian/Native American
Critically Sovereign by
Publication Date: 2017-03-30
Critically Sovereign traces the ways in which gender is inextricably a part of Indigenous politics and U.S. and Canadian imperialism and colonialism.
Queer Terror by
Publication Date: 2018-09-24
C. Heike Schotten offers a critique of U.S. settler-colonial empire that draws on political, queer, and critical indigenous theory to reframe the concept of terrorism.
Vernacular Sovereignties by
Publication Date: 2018-04-24
Manuela Lavinas Picq shows that Indigenous women have long been dynamic political actors who have partaken in international politics and have shaped state practices carrying different forms of resistance.
Behind the Mask by
Publication Date: 2017-03-21
The image of biologically male people dancing while dressed in the traditional, colorful attire of Zapotec, Juchiteca, females stands in sharp contrast to the prevailing view of Mexico as the land of charros, machismo, and unbridled ranchero masculinity. These indigenous people are called los muxes, and they are neither man nor woman, but rather a hybrid third gender.
We Are Dancing for You by
Publication Date: 2018-05-01
"I am here. You will never be alone. We are dancing for you." So begins Cutcha Risling Baldy's deeply personal account of the revitalization of the women's coming-of-age ceremony for the Hoopa Valley Tribe.
Asian-Pacific American (APA)/Asian Pacific Islander (API)
Asian American Feminisms and Women of Color Politics by
Publication Date: 2018-12-01
Asian American Feminisms and Women of Color Politics brings together groundbreaking essays that speak to the relationship between Asian American feminisms, feminist of color work, and transnational feminist scholarship.
Our Voices, Our Histories by
Publication Date: 2020-03-10
An innovative anthology showcasing Asian American and Pacific Islander women's histories.
Possessing Polynesians by
Publication Date: 2019-11-08
Arvin argues that a logic of possession through whiteness animates settler colonialism, by which both Polynesia (the place) and Polynesians (the people) become exotic, feminized belongings of whiteness.
Discriminating Sex by
Publication Date: 2018-02-21
Sueyoshi bridges feminist, queer, and ethnic studies to show how the white quest to forge new frontiers in gender and sexual freedom reinforced--and spawned--racial inequality through the ever evolving Oriental.
Latino/Latin American Descent
Seeking Rights from the Left by
Publication Date: 2019-01-11
Seeking Rights from the Left offers a unique comparative assessment of left-leaning Latin American governments by examining their engagement with feminist, women's, and LGBT movements and issues.
Transnational Testimonios by
Publication Date: 2018-11-01
The activist storytelling practice of testimonio, long associated with Latin American struggles for justice, forges coalitions across social differences for the purpose of social change.
Archives of Conjure by
Publication Date: 2020-03-24
Drawing on over ten years of archival research and fieldwork in Cuba, Otero centers the storytelling practices of Afrolatinx women and LGBTQ spiritual practitioners alongside Caribbean literature and performance.
Unruly Visions by
Publication Date: 2018-11-20
Gayatri Gopinath brings queer studies to bear on investigations of diaspora and visuality, tracing the interrelation of affect, archive, region, and aesthetics through an examination of a wide range of contemporary queer visual culture.
Zombies, Migrants, and Queers by
Publication Date: 2017-02-10
Camilla Fojas uses representations of people of color, the incarcerated, and trans/queers--vulnerable populations all--to work through the contradictions created by the economic crisis and its freefalling aftermath.
Theories of the Flesh by
Publication Date: 2020-02-25
This volume of new essays stages an intergenerational dialogue among philosophers to introduce and deepen engagement with U.S Latinx and Latin American feminist philosophy, and to explore their "theories in the flesh."