"Definitely a e-book worthy studying, whatever the labels of normalcy you have got pasted as much as your self or grown conversant in letting others do the nasty gluing for you."—Bookslut
"The divide is starting to be among the pro-military, pro-police, marriage-seeking homosexual and lesbian rights politics we see within the headlines on a daily basis and the grassroots racial and fiscal justice based queer and trans resistance that fights to finish prisons, borders, struggle and poverty. Queering Anarchism an important contribution during this second, delivering research and methods for development the queer and trans politics we need and need." —Dean Spade, Normal Life
“A much-needed assortment that thinks via strength, wish, and human liberation. those items are certain to bring up the extent of discussion approximately sexuality, gender, and the ways in which they tie in with struggles opposed to our ruling institutions.”—Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Outlaw Woman
“Against the austerity of heterosexual politics, Queering Anarchism sketches the connections among gender mutiny, queer sexualities, and anti-authoritarian wants. via embodied histories and incendiary critique, the individuals accrued right here exhibit how we mustn't ever cease at smashing the country; relatively normativity itself is the enemy of all radical possibility.”—Eric A. Stanley, co-editor of Captive Genders
What does it suggest to "queer" the realm round us? How does the novel refusal of the mainstream codification of GLBT identification as a brand new gender norm come into concentration within the context of anarchist concept and perform? How do our notions of orientation tell our politics?and vice versa? Queering Anarchism brings jointly a various set of writings starting from the deeply theoretical to the playfully own that discover the chances of the concept that of "queering," turning the dominant, and principally heteronormative, constructions of trust and id totally within out. Ranging in subject from the economic climate to incapacity, politics, social buildings, sexual perform, interpersonal relationships, and past, the authors right here recommend that queering could be greater than a collection of non-public preferences?pointing towards the potential of a completely new manner of viewing the world.
Contributors comprise: Ryan Conrad, Sally Darity, Jamie Heckert, Farhang Rouhani, Jerimarie Liesegang, Benjamin Shepard, Gayge Operaista, CRAC Collective, Stephanie Grohmann, Sandra Jeppesen, Susan tune, Diana C. S. Becerra, Jason Lydon, Liat Ben-Moshe, Anthony J. Nocella, II, AJ Withers, Saffo Papantonopoulou, and Hexe.
Deric Shannon, C.B. bold, J. Rogue, and Abbey Volcano are anarchists and activists who paintings in a large choice of radical, feminist, and queer groups around the United States.