Tags » Queer Studies

Queer Reading of Batman: Arkham Asylum

Division through the construction of sexual amalgams is the new paradigm in prisons.  Three distinct classes have been created amongst a single sexed society that has yielded remarkable findings. 631 more words

Academic Writing

GAYME and @deadquarewalking will be featured in Screencity Journal's PLAYING LIFE: GAMIFICATION BEYOND GAMING

Title:

GAYME: An Auto-Ethnographic, Documentary Game about “Quarely” Navigating Pedestrian Spaces[1]

Abstract:

In this article, the authors explore the intersections of gamification, urban cityscapes, and gay culture through a discussion of GAYME, a transmedia documentary game set in Orlando, Florida, that was featured in the 2014 Different Games arcade in Brooklyn, New York. 1,207 more words

Phoneurie

Calm yo' tits

Sooo, da sind also ein paar Sachen passiert im letzten halben Jahr, die mein Leben ein wenig verändert haben. Zum besseren, meistenteils.

Ich habe zwischendurch heftig an meinem Roman gearbeitet und nun eine erste grobe Struktur für 34 Kapitel stehen. 388 more words

Multiple Sklerose

'London Triptych' by Jonathan Kemp

Having much enjoyed talks by Jonathan Kemp (author of ‘London Triptych’) and Neil McKenna (author of ‘Fanny and Stella: The Young Men Who Shocked Victorian England’) at a Queer London Research Forum event back in February, I am pleased to say that I have finally got round to reading their fantastic novels. 702 more words

Events

On the Road Again: Queering the Road Trip with Su Friedrich

Over the years the road trip has cemented itself as an integral aspect of Western culture. The expressions of freedom and self-determination, which one finds in the ability to “leave it all behind” with the turn of a key, afford the road trip a lasting appeal that continues to be explored by new generations. 795 more words

Queer Studies

CFP: still queer / a postgraduate and early-career work-in-progress study day at Queer@King's

still queer / a postgraduate and early-career work-in-progress study day

Queer@King’s / King’s College, London / Saturday 13 September 2014

Queer@King’s invites proposals for presentations to be given at a collaborative work-in-progress study day. 237 more words

Asexuality Studies