Queer Migrations: Sexuality, U.S. Citizenship, and Border Crossings

Queer Migrations: Sexuality, U.S. Citizenship, and Border Crossings

by Eithne Luibheid
     
 

At the intersection of citizenship, sexuality, and race, a new perspective on the immigrant experience.See more details below

Overview

At the intersection of citizenship, sexuality, and race, a new perspective on the immigrant experience.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816644650
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
Publication date:
01/06/2005
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
5.88(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Contents Acknowledgments Introduction: Queering Migration and Citizenship Eithne Luibheid Part I: Disciplining Queer Migrants 1. Trans/Migrant: Christina Madrazo's All-American Story Alisa Solomon 2. Social and Legal Barriers: Sexual Orientation and Asylum in the United States Timothy J. Randazzo 3. Well-Founded Fear: Political Asylum and the Boundaries of Sexual Identity in the U.S.-Mexico Borderlands Lionel Cantu Jr. with Eithne Luibheid and Alexandra Minna Stern 4. Sexual Aliens and the Racialized State: A Queer Reading of the 1952 U.S. Immigration and Nationality Act Siobhan B. Somerville 5. The Traffic in My Fantasy Butch: Sex, Money, Race, and the Statue of Liberty Erica Rand Part II: Queering Racial/Ethnic Communities 6. Visibility and Silence: Mariel and Cuban American Gay Male Experience and Representation Susana Pena 7. Migrancy, Modernity, Mobility: Quotidian Struggles and Queer Diasporic Intimacy Martin F. Manalansan IV 8. Claiming Queer Citizenship: Gay Latino (Im)Migrant Acts in San Francisco Horacio N. Roque Ramirez Index

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