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Queer Maghrebi French: Language, Temporalities, Transfiliations

Denis M. Provencher

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781781383001
eISBN:
9781786944405
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781383001.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

This book investigates the lives and stories of queer Maghrebi and Maghrebi French men who moved to or grew up in contemporary France. It combines original French language data from my ethnographic ... More


Virginia Woolf and Heritage

Jane deGay, Tom Breckin, and Anne Reus (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781942954422
eISBN:
9781786944368
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781942954422.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This volume situates Virginia Woolf in relation to the past. A range of articles from leading Woolf scholars demonstrate that despite her fame as a leading Modernist novelist, Woolf also drew on a ... More


Re-imagining Manchester as a Queer and Haptic Brown Atlantic Space

Alpesh Kantilal Patel

in Creolizing Europe: Legacies and Transformations

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781781381717
eISBN:
9781781382288
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381717.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Alpesh Patel seeks to re-invoke and re-work the term ‘Black Atlantic’ by suggesting the ‘Brown Atlantic’ as an actual and imaginary space that recognizes the specific colonial and postcolonial ... More


Queering Diaspora Space, Creolizing Counter-Publics: On British South Asian Gay and Bisexual Men’s Negotiation of Sexuality, Intimacy and Marriage*

Christian Klesse

in Creolizing Europe: Legacies and Transformations

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781781381717
eISBN:
9781781382288
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381717.003.0009
Subject:
History, European Modern History

Christian Klesse engages with the experiences, narratives and viewpoints of British South Asian Men who participated in a study on discourses on non-monogamy in gay and bisexual male social movement ... More


Equality and Difference Queering Guyane?

Bill Marshall

in Locating Guyane

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786941114
eISBN:
9781789629163
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941114.003.0012
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter begins by presenting the role of Christiane Taubira in defending and promoting the 'mariage pour tous' legislation in France, including the references made to the work of Léon ... More


Alien Cryptographies: The View from Queer

Wendy Gay Pearson (ed.)

in Queer Universes: Sexualities in Science Fiction

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846311352
eISBN:
9781846313882
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313882.002
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

This chapter discusses the social acceptance of gays and lesbians in history and how the queer subject is represented in literature. This chapter also suggests a range of strategies in which queer ... More


Towards a Queer Genealogy of SF

Wendy Gay Pearson

in Queer Universes: Sexualities in Science Fiction

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846311352
eISBN:
9781846313882
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313882.005
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The chapter investigates the potential for constructing a queer genealogy of science fiction and argues that if we focus on the ways in which much queer work relies on various attempts to examine ... More


Conclusion A Queer ‘Passion for the Real’

in Queer Events: Post-deconstructive Subjectivities in Spanish Writing and Film, 1960s to 1990s

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846314674
eISBN:
9781846316180
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846314674.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter sums up the key findings of this study on queer writings and films in Spain during the 1960s and 1970s. It discusses Alain Badiou's idea about passion for the real and suggests that it ... More


Rejections of Barthes

Calum Gardner

in Poetry & Barthes: Anglophone Responses 1970-2000

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781786941367
eISBN:
9781789629231
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941367.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Poetry

The methodology of the book means that writers’ engagement with Barthes is what is studied, but this risks erasing writers who shy away from him. This chapter considers why some poets, particularly ... More


Queer Maghrebi French: Language, Temporalities, Transfiliations

Denis M. Provencher

in Queer Maghrebi French: Language, Temporalities, Transfiliations

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781781383001
eISBN:
9781786944405
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781383001.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

The introduction situates this project within the broader scholarship in French and Francophone Studies, post-colonial, diaspora and migration studies, gender and women’s studies, LGBT studies and ... More


2Fik’s Coming out à l’orientale and “Coming out” of France

Denis M. Provencher

in Queer Maghrebi French: Language, Temporalities, Transfiliations

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781781383001
eISBN:
9781786944405
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781383001.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

In this chapter, I present and analyze photographer and performance artist “2Fik” (pronounced “Toufik”), one of the Maghrebi French interlocutors from my fieldwork.I situate 2Fik as the first case ... More


Ludovic-Mohamed Zahed’s Universal Performance of French Citizenship and Muslim Brotherhood

Denis M. Provencher

in Queer Maghrebi French: Language, Temporalities, Transfiliations

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781781383001
eISBN:
9781786944405
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781383001.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

In this chapter, I present the life and work of Ludovic-Mohamed Zahed, who is the founder of three non-profit associations over the past several years: Les Enfants du Sida (2006), Homosexuels ... More


Abdellah Taïa’s Queer Moroccan Family and Transmission of Baraka

Denis M. Provencher

in Queer Maghrebi French: Language, Temporalities, Transfiliations

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781781383001
eISBN:
9781786944405
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781383001.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

In this chapter, I conduct an analysis of language, temporalities, transfiliations, and baraka (meaning “luck,” “chance,” “blessings” or what I’ll call “knowledge”) in the life and work of Abdellah ... More


Mehdi Ben Attia’s Family Ties, Temporalities, and Revolutionary Figures

Denis M. Provencher

in Queer Maghrebi French: Language, Temporalities, Transfiliations

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781781383001
eISBN:
9781786944405
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781383001.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

In this chapter, I conduct an analysis of language, temporalities, and transfiliations in the life and cinematic work of Mehdi Ben Attia, the first Tunisian screenwriter and director to depict a ... More


Nacir, Tahar, and Farid: Identification, Disidentification, and Impossible Citizenship

Denis M. Provencher

in Queer Maghrebi French: Language, Temporalities, Transfiliations

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781781383001
eISBN:
9781786944405
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781383001.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

I complete this study in this final chapter by turning to conversations with working-class and middle-class men I first met online through social media and chat sites during my six years of ... More


Queer Maghrebi French: Flexible Language and Activism

Denis M. Provencher

in Queer Maghrebi French: Language, Temporalities, Transfiliations

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781781383001
eISBN:
9781786944405
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781383001.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

In this chapter, I provide a synthesis of the different categories of queer Maghrebi and Maghrebi French subjects we have seen throughout the chapters -- those who are French born or émigrés, those ... More


Introduction: Queer Universes

Wendy Gay Pearson, Veronica Hollinger, and Joan Gordon

in Queer Universes: Sexualities in Science Fiction

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846311352
eISBN:
9781846313882
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846313882.001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The introductory chapter discusses how the topic of sexuality is influenced according to gender, race, class, nationality and religion. The chapter cites examples of queer relationships based on the ... More


French Studies and Discourses of Sexuality

Emma Wilson

in French Studies in and for the Twenty-first Century

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316555
eISBN:
9781846316692
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316692.010
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

French Studies in the UK has responded rather quickly to queer theory and its questioning of sexuality compared to related disciplines in France, in part through increased dialogue with French ... More


The Souls of Black Gay Folk: The Black Arts Movement and Melvin Dixon’s Revision of Du Boisian Double Consciousness in Vanishing Rooms

Charles Nero

in Black Intersectionalities: A Critique for the 21st Century

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781846319389
eISBN:
9781781380901
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781846319389.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Melvin Dixon’s 1991 novel Vanishing Rooms is widely regarded as a gay novel, but it intersects in specific ways with African American liberation struggles. First, it uses the queer doubling ... More


“People Must Marry”: Queer Temporality in Virginia Woolf and Katherine Mansfield

Kate Haffey

in Virginia Woolf and Her Female Contemporaries

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781942954088
eISBN:
9781786944122
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781942954088.003.0022
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter explores the queer temporalities at work in the fiction of Virginia Woolf and Katherine Mansfield. The analysis draws from the work of queer theorists who have shown the various ways in ... More


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