Browse by Subject "queer"
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The Facebook Effect: Social Network Sites and Changing Experiences of LGBT Students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2008-02-08)For my project I addressed the effect that LGBT students use of Facebook has on their use of LGBT services associated with the university. I interviewed a gay student and the director of the Office of LGBT Resources, and ...
"It was a personal research effort": LGBTQ-Identified UIUC Student Experiences with Pre-College Sex Education (2012-05)
(2013-08-22)“Judicial Rhetoric and Radical Politics: Sexuality, Race, and the Fourteenth Amendment” takes up U.S. judicial opinions as performances of sovereignty over the boundaries of legitimate subjectivity. The argumentative choices ...
(2010-02-03)The interdisciplinary nexus of information studies, gender, and sexuality studies will be explored in a panel presented in a roundtable format. Fitting with this year’s theme of “iMPACTS” this roundtable discussion will ...
(2012-05)My research is on the topic of the intersection of LGBT and Christian identities within individuals. Historically, there has been much tension between the queer and Christian communities and I am interested in understanding ...
Raras al mando/queer women command: Alternative Spanish-speaking Caribbean femininities on the global stage (2011-05-25)This project documents current artistic projects led by queer Caribbean women performers who disrupt and reframe traditional Cuban, Dominican and Puerto Rican femininities through performance and media. Through words, ...
(2013-08-22)A "secret history" considers the global authorship of volleyball beyond the standard history of a single inventor and obliterates assumptions of the inferior creativity of colonized, Asian, queer, and/or indigenous subjects. ...
(2012-02-01)This dissertation is about the desire for the foreign and the desire for the past. In particular, this dissertation argues that late Victorian and Edwardian writers—particularly Walter Pater, J. A. Symonds, Vernon Lee, and ...
(2012-05)This ethnographic project investigates how the comfort zones at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's LGBT Resource Center (aka "the Center") and at Thursgays (Murphy's Pub on Thursday nights) are able to exist ...
(2012-05)My research project explored how smokign relates to gay culture at UIUC and in the C-U area. According to federal statistics, smoking is more common within the LGBT population, and I am interested in how gay culture and ...