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Queering language, gender and sexuality / edited by Tommaso M. Milani.

Publication:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire, UK ; Bristol, CT : Equinox Publishing Ltd., 2018.
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viii, 319 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Gays -- Language.
Sexual minorities -- Language.
Language and languages -- Sex differences.
Gender identity.
Discrimination in language.
Contents:
Queering language, gender and sexuality: theory and practice / Tommaso M. Milani
Part I: Identity and desire. Models of gay male identity and the marketing of 'gay language' in foreign-language phrasebooks for gay men / Rusty Barrett ; The desire for identity and the identity of desire: language, gender and sexuality in the Greek context / Costas Canakis ; Incomprehensible language? Language, ethnicity and heterosexual masculinity in a Swedish school / Tommaso M. Milani and Rickard Jonsson
Part II: Beyond binaries? Do bodies matter? Travestis' embodiment of (trans)gender identity through the manipulation of the Brazilian Portuguese grammatical gender system / Rodrigo Borba and Ana Cristina Ostermann ; Butch camp: on the discursive construction of a queer identity position / Veronika Koller ; 'The other kind of coming out': transgender people and the coming out narrative genre / Lal Zimman
Part III. Unpacking heteronormativity. Constructing hegemonic masculinities in South Africa: the discourse and rhetoric of heteronormativity / Russell Luyt ; Online constructions of metrosexuality and masculinities: a membership categorisation analysis / Matthew Hall, Brendon Gough, Sarah Seymour-Smith and Susan Hansen ; A bit too skinny for me: women's homosocial constructions of heterosexual desire in online dating / Kristine Køhler Mortensen
Part IV. Gender, sexuality and space. Normal straight gays: lexical collocations and ideologies of masculinity in personal ads of Serbian gay teenagers / Ksenija Bogetić ; Language, sexuality and place: the view from cyberspace / Brian W King ; Homophobia as moral geography / William L. Leap.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Milani, Tommaso M., editor, author.
Other format:
Online version: Queering language, gender and sexuality.
ISBN:
9781781794937
1781794936
9781781794944
1781794944
OCLC:
1028532917
Publisher Number:
99978160024