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Why Are Faggots So Afraid of Faggots?

Sycamore, Mattilda Bernstein. Why Are Faggots So Afraid of Faggots? Flaming Challenges to Masculinity, Objectification, and the Desire to Conform. Oakland: AK Press, 2012. This powerful anthology explores masculinity vis a vis queerness, ethnicity, and gender identity. Sycamore and contributors … Continue reading

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Steel Closets

Balay, Anne (2014). Steel Closets: Voices of Gay, Lesbian, and Transgender Steelworkers. Chapel Hill: University of North Caroline Press. Steel Closets presents the stories of 40 gay, lesbian, and transgender steelworkers in Indiana. A mix of fascinating interviews, rigorous academic … Continue reading

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