Queer women and religious individualism / Melissa M. Wilcox.

Melissa M. Wilcox explores the complex spiritual lives of queer women in the Los Angeles area. She takes the reader on a tour of a colorful array of religious and secular groups that serve as spiritual resources for these women -- from the well-known Metropolitan Community Churches to Wiccan covens,...

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Main Author: Wilcox, Melissa M., 1972- (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Bloomington, IN : Indiana University Press, [2009]
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Table of Contents:
  • Beyond the congregation
  • Setting the stage : historical contexts
  • Queering the spiritual marketplace
  • Negotiating religion : continuity, conversion, innovation
  • Tiles in the mosaic : organizations as resources
  • Building a mosaic : the sacred (and the) self
  • Queer women, religion, and postmodernity.