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Sexual borderlands: Lesbian and gay migration, human rights, and the metropolitan community church
This article considers several questions surrounding sexual migration, binational same-sex couples, legal precedent, and the role of religious communities in lesbian and gay migration to the United States. With theoretical ...
Sexual adjudications and queer transpositions
(John Benjamins, 2014)
Each of the articles included in this special issue of the Journal of Language and Sexuality asks us to imagine queer im/migration, asylum and sexual citizenship in multiple dimensions and to probe the discursive operations ...
The Legible Lesbian: Crimes of Passion in Nicaragua
(Taylor & Francis, 2009)
This article considers a precedent-setting murder case in Nicaragua that rendered a conviction based upon the victim's ‘sexual option’ and status as a ‘lesbian.’ A significant achievement for advocates in Nicaragua, the ...