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Queer Migration Politics: Activist Rhetoric and Coalitional Possibilities (Feminist Media Studies)

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Delineating an approach to activism at the intersection of queer rights, immigration rights, and social justice, Queer Migration Politics examines a series of "coalitional moments" in which contemporary activists discover and respond to the predominant rhetoric, imagery, and ideologies that signal a sense of national identity.
 
Karma Chávez analyzes how activists use coalition to articulate the shared concerns of queer politics and migration politics, as both populations seek to imagine their ability to belong in various communities and spaces, their relationships to state and regional politics, and their relationships to other people whose lives might be very different from their own. Advocating a politics of the present and drawing from women of color and queer of color theory, this book contends that coalition enables a vital understanding of how queerness and immigration, citizenship and belonging, and inclusion and exclusion are linked. Queer Migration Politics offers activists, queer scholars, feminists, and immigration scholars productive tools for theorizing political efficacy.

About the Author

Karma Chávez is an assistant professor of rhetoric at University of Wisconsin–Madison. She is the cofounder of the Queer Migration Research Network and the coeditor of Standing in the Intersection: Feminist Voices, Feminist Practices in Communication Studies.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780252038105
Author:
Chavez, Karma
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
Author:
Chaavez, Karma R.
Author:
Chavez, Karma R.
Subject:
Ethnic Studies-Immigration
Subject:
Emigration & Immigration
Copyright:
Edition Description:
1st Edition
Series:
Feminist Media Studies
Publication Date:
20131131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
3 black and white photographs
Pages:
232
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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Gay and Lesbian » Fiction and Poetry » General
History and Social Science » Ethnic Studies » Immigration
History and Social Science » Politics » United States » Politics

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