⛅ Free Kindle Read [ ‾ Queer Excursions: Retheorizing Binaries in Language, Gender, and Sexuality (Studies in Language, Gender, and Sexuality) ] ⛎ Ebook Author Lal Zimman ⛵ ⛅ Free Kindle Read [ ‾ Queer Excursions: Retheorizing Binaries in Language, Gender, and Sexuality (Studies in Language, Gender, and Sexuality) ] ⛎ Ebook Author Lal Zimman ⛵ Across scholarship on gender and sexuality, binaries like female versus male and gay versus straight have been problematized as a symbol of the stigmatization and erasure of non normative subjects and practices The chapters in Queer Excursions offer a series of distinct perspectives on these binaries, as well as on a number of other, less immediately apparent dichotomies that nevertheless permeate the gendered and sexual lives of speakers Several chapters focus on the limiting or misleading qualities of binaristic analyses, while others suggest that binaries are a crucial component of social meaning within particular communities of study Rather than simply accepting binary structures as inevitable, or discarding them from our analyses entirely based on their oppressive or reductionary qualities, this volume advocates for a re theorization of the binary that affords complex and contextually grounded engagement with speakers own orientations to dichotomous systems It is from this perspective that contributors identify a number of diverging conceptualizations of binaries, including those that are non mutually exclusive, those that liberate in the same moment that they constrain, those that are imposed implicitly by researchers, and those that re contextualize familiar divisions with innovative meanings Each chapter offers a unique perspective on locally salient linguistic practices that help constitute gender and sexuality in marginalized communities As a collection, Queer Excursions argues that researchers must be careful to avoid the assumption that our own preconceptions about binary social structures will be shared by the communities we study. Alastair Pennycook is Professor of Education at University Technology SydneyHe author many titles, including as a Local Practice and Global Englishes Transcultural Flows Emi Otsuji Senior Lecturer SydneyShe co editor book Languages Identities Transitional Japan FromLGBT linguistics Wikipedia LGBT the study language revolving around people identifying gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queerRelated or synonymous terms include lavender linguistics, advanced by William Leap in s, which encompass es wide range everyday practices LGBTQ communities, queer specifically refers to overtly Gregory Ward Department Linguistics, Northwestern Abe, Hideko O nee Kotoba Queen s Speech Unwanted among Gay Men The Annual Conference Asian Studies, Boston, March Study Linguistic Analysis Play, Chigau Taiko Different Drums th International Gender Language Conference, Universitat de Valencia Queer Excursions: Retheorizing Binaries in Language, Gender, and Sexuality (Studies in Language, Gender, and Sexuality)

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