Queer diasporas / edited by Cindy Patton and Benigno Sánchez-Eppler.

This book presents essays that explore how sexuality and sexual identity change when individuals, ideologies, and media move across literal and figurative boundaries. Speaking from a diverse range of ethnic, racial, and national sites, the contributors to this volume illustrate how queer identity in...

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Other Authors: Patton, Cindy, 1956-, Sánchez-Eppler, Benigno.
Format: Book
Published: Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2000.
Series:Series Q.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: with a passport out of Eden / Benigno Sánchez-Eppler, Cindy Patton
  • Migratory vices / Cindy Patton
  • Dying to tell: sexuality and suicide in Imperial Japan / Jennifer Robertson
  • Outing Freud's Zionism, or, the bitextuality of the diaspora Jew / Daniel Boyarin
  • Of queens and castanets: Hispanidad, orientalism, and sexual difference / Sylvia Molloy
  • Jekyll and Claude: the erotics of patronage in Claude McKay's Banana bottom / Rhonda Cobham
  • Reinaldo Arenas, re-writer revenant, and the re-patriation of Cuban homoerotic desire / Benigno Sánchez-Eppler
  • Diasporic deviants/divas: how Filipino gay transmigrants "Play with the world" / Martin F. Manalansan IV
  • Queer urbanites: a walk on the wild side / Michèle Aina Barale
  • Sexing the kitchen: Okoge and other tales of contemporary Japan / Sandra Buckley
  • "How did I get so anal?": queer self-authorization at the margins / Marcie Frank
  • Queer in Israel: "Walid" / collected by Amir Sumaka'i Fink, Jacob Press.