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Bodies of Evidence : The Practice of Queer Oral History.

Author/Creator:
Boyd, Nan Alamilla.
Publication:
Cary : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 2012.
Series:
Oxford Oral History Ser.
Oxford Oral History Ser.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (306 pages)
Subjects:
Gays -- Interviews.
Gays -- United States -- History.
Oral history -- United States.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
Bodies of Evidence: The Practice of Queer Oral History is the first book to provide serious scholarly insight into the methodological practices that shape lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer oral histories. Each of the fourteen chapters pairs an oral history excerpt with an original essay in which the oral historian addresses his or her methods and practices.
Contents:
Cover
Contents
Acknowledgments
INTRODUCTION: CLOSE ENCOUNTERS: The Body and Knowledge in Queer Oral History
PART I: SILENCE
1 SEX, "SILENCE," AND AUDIOTAPE: Listening for Female Same-Sex Desire in Cuba
2 REMEMBERING PROVINCETOWN: Oral History and Narrativity at Land's End
3 QUEER FAMILY STORIES: Learning from Oral Histories with Lesbian Mothers and Gay Fathers from the Pre-Stonewall Era
4 SPIRALING DESIRE: Recovering the Lesbian Embodied Self in Oral History Narrative
PART II: SEX
5 TALKING ABOUT SEX: Cheryl Gonzales and Rikki Streicher Tell Their Stories
6 PRIVATE LIVES AND PUBLIC HISTORY: On Excavating the Sexual Past in Queer Oral History Practice
7 GENDER, DESIRE, AND FEMINISM: A Conversation between Dorothy Allison and Carmen Vázquez
PART III: FRIENDSHIP
8 FRIENDSHIP, INSTITUTIONS, ORAL HISTORY
9 GAY TEACHERS AND STUDENTS, ORAL HISTORY, AND QUEER KINSHIP
10 SHARING QUEER AUTHORITIES: Collaborating for Transgender Latina and Gay Latino Historical Meanings
PART IV: POLITICS
11 DANCING WITH STELLA, LOS ANGELES DAUGHTERS OF BILITIS PIONEER
12 "YOU COULD ARGUE THAT THEY CONTROL POWER": Politics and Interviewing across Sexualities
13 DON'T ASK: Discussing Sexuality in the American Military and the Media
14 THANKS FOR THE MEMORIES: A Narrator Asks an Oral Historian for Validation
AFTERWORD: "IF I KNEW THEN . . . "
Contributors
Index
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
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Y.
Notes:
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Contributor:
Roque Ramirez, Horacio N.
Other format:
Print version: Boyd, Nan Alamilla Bodies of Evidence
ISBN:
9780199876600
9780199742738
OCLC:
772845046
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