"Of Hags and Crones: Reclaiming Lesbian Desire for the Trouble Zone of Aging." In: Between the Sheets, in the Streets: Queer, Lesbian, Gay Documentary / Chris Holmlund and Cynthia Fuchs, editors. It is this very insistence of gay pornography on highlighting reality, rather than focussing on fantasy, that makes it effective." [Expanded Academic Index] "The promotion of queer studies in Asian countries is discussed.
"Martin Dines explores the relationship between the physical and metaphorical spaces of suburbia and the evolution of modern gay identities across a range of British and American film and fiction, looking at the work of Dennis Cooper, Quentin Crisp, Todd Haynes, Christopher Isherwood, Kevin Killian, David Leavitt, Oscar Moore and Edmund White"--Provided by publisher. London: Pandora, 1994."Shakespeare, Branagh, and the "queer traitor": close encounters in the Shakespearean classroom." In: The reel Shakespeare: alternative cinema and theory / edited by Lisa S. The viewer is never allowed to forget the presence of the camera.
"The Voice of Pornography: Tracking the Subject Through the Sonic Spaces of Gay Male Moving-Image Pornography." In: Keyframes: popular cinema and cultural studies / edited by Matthew Tinkcom and Amy Villarejo. Many Asian countries have reported on the enormous usefulness of the Internet not only to make queer friends, but also to question and debate sexual politics.
"Toward a Butch-Femme Aesthetic." In: Making a spectacle: feminist essays on contemporary women's theatre / Lynda Hart, editor. In Asia, the specificity of "queer markings"-as an object of study caught in the tradition/modernity axis, as a site of reworked sexuality as new pop hipdom, or as ubiquitous forms of ordinary same-sex sociality-appears to be a caveat upon caveat.
1"Rough Trade: Sexual Taxonomy in Postwar America." In: Re Presenting Bisexualities: Subjects and Cultures of Fluid Desire / edited by Donald E. Queer studies in communication have profoundly neglected the salient forms of sexual and affective relatedness that find expression in the terms of intimacy that are ever-present in "friendship." Flirting against the conservative sexual culture, but flirting among ourselves, popular images of queers in Asia have taken a number of specific forms.
In many film and literary representations, we find, again, the centrality of friendship life for offering gay and lesbian youth such an alternative space and relational logic for their tentative, circumlocutory, and often risky explorations.
"The Talented Poststructuralist: Heteromasculinity, Gay Artifice, and Class Passing." In: Masculinity: bodies, movies, culture / edited by Peter Lehman. "Pussy galore: lesbian images and lesbian desire in the popular cinema." In: The good, the bad and the gorgeous: popular culture's romance with lesbianism / edited by Diane Hamer and Belinda Budge. Where Altman sees this lack of representative depiction as a failing, this article operates from a different basic understanding of the nature and function of cultural representation.
Monsters in the Closet: Homosexuality and the Horror Film / Harry M. Manchester [England]; New York: Manchester University Press; New York: Distributed by St. Series title: Inside popular film."The Love That Dare Not Speak Shakespeare's Name: New Shakesqueer Cinema." In: Shakespeare, the Movie: Popularizing the Plays on Film, TV, and Video / edited by Lynda E. "Using information gathered during fieldwork on New York lesbian and gay film festival organizations this paper argues thatscholarship on identity has nor paid sufficient attention to the organizational mediation of collective identity.
The types of films and videos from East Asia, which center on gay and other queer characters, are the focus of this paper and are broken into three categories: 1) feature films aimed at a mainstream market and the general culture in which they are produced; 2) independent short films and videos shot by gay Asian men; and, 3) a crossover category of features that could be said to be festival or art house films, with a niche market.
London: Pandora, 1994.""Working like a homosexual", camp visual codes and the labor of gay subjects in the MGM Freed Unit." In: Hollywood musicals, the film reader / edited by Steven Cohan. In focus--Routledge film readers."Homo Pomo: The New Queer Cinema." In: Women and Film: A Sight and Sound Reader. It is asserted that these films do not necessarily tell us about the empirical realities of gay lives in East Asian communities, but they do tell us something of what it means to be gay in East Asian cultures.
Asian American history and culture."We Are Family: Miscegenation, Black Nationalism, Black Masculinity, and Black Gay Cultural Imagination." In: Race-ing Representation: Voice, History, and Sexuality / [edited by] Kostas Myrsiades and Linda Myrsiades. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c1998. Isiling Nataf -- The gay gaze, or why I want my MTV / Steven Drukman -- La Belle Dame Sans Merci? "Laughing Hysterically: Sex, Repression, and American Film Comedy." In: Queer Representations: Reading Lives, Reading Cultures: A Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies Book / edited by Martin Duberman. New York: New York University Press, c1997."Gay and lesbian criticism." In: The Oxford guide to film studies / edited by John Hill and Pamela Church Gibson ; consultant editors, Richard Dyer, et al. Tauris ; New York : Distributed in the USA by Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. Relocating the homoerotic image of the "sad young man," a trope popular from Hollywood rebellion films of the 1950s and 1960s, to contemporary China, I discuss how this masculine icon has been transformed from one of heroic rebellion to one of existential isolation.
The gaze revisited, or reviewing queer viewing / Caroline Evans, Lorraine Gamman -- Black lesbian spectatorship and pleasure in popular cinema / Z. new man' theme -- The transgressive sexual subject / Cherry Smyth -- We're here, we're queer and we're not going catalogue shopping / Gregory Woods --Monika Treut: an outlaw at home / Colin Richardson -- The wild, wild world of fanzines: notes from a reluctant pornographer / Bruce La Bruce -- ? The impossibility of visual soliloquy / Anna Marie Smith -- TVOD: the never-bending story / Colin Richardson. "The Hypothetical Lesbian Heroine in Narrative Feature Film." In: Out in Culture: Gay, Lesbian, and Queer Essays on Popular Culture / edited by Corey K. Several models are discussed." [Sexual Diversity Studies] Author Abstract: "This essay chooses as its texts three films representing contemporary gay male subjects from each of the "three" China's: HK, Taiwan, and the Mainland.