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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781498549059
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication date: 07/25/2017
Series: Media, Culture, and the Arts Series
Pages: 210
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

About the Author

Jane Campbell is professor of English at Purdue University Northwest.
Theresa Carilli is professor of communication at Purdue University Northwest.

Table of Contents



Jane Campbell and Theresa Carilli

Part I: Perspectives on Queerness and Media
1. Locating Queerness in the Media: Markers of a Queer-Centric Approach to Studying Media
Theresa Carilli
2. A State of the Union: LGBTQ Representations and the Concept of Community
Bruce E. Drushel

Part II: Locating Queerness in Television and Music
3. Homophobic Tropes, Class Structure, and Queer Sexuality: Problematizing Downton Abbey’s “Hot Gay Villain”
Stephanie L. Young
4. Relishing the Contradictions: The Intentionality of Black-ish
Judy L. Isaksen
5. Bulldykes Don’t Dance: Hand-me-down Homophobia and Racism in Orange is the New Black
Collette Morrow
6. Grace and Frankie’s “Armagayddon”: Coming Out after 50 in the New Millennium
Lori L. Montalbano
7. True Niggaz Ain’t Quare: An Examination of Black Gay Male Rappers and Hip-Hop Authenticity
Melvin L. Williams and Verdell A. Wright

Part III: Locating Queerness in Trans-Texts
8. Transitioning Stories about Transitioning Genders: Tracing Generic Forms and Their Implications in Trans Autobiographies
Erika M. Thomas
9. Being a Trans Woman & Being with a Trans Woman in Turkish Erotic Stories: Desire as Sites of Regulation
Ali E. Erol

Part IV: Locating Queerness in Film
10. Suffocation and Desire: The Children’s Hour and Carol
Jane Campbell
11. Moving Images & Affectivities: The Multiple Subjectivities of Madame Behave
Jamie A. Lee
12. A Delicate Balance: Queer Masculinities in Contemporary Brazilian Film
Simone Cavalcante Da Silva

Selected Bibliography

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