AAR Women and Religion

“Madness: Blackness, Women, and Religion”

Alejandro Escalante


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Chen, Mel. 2012. Animacies: Biopolitics, Racial Mattering, and Queer Affect. Durham: Duke University Press.

Halberstam, Jack. 2018. Trans*: A Quick and Quirky Account of Gender Variability. Berkeley: The University of California Press.

Puar, Jasbir K. 2007. Terrorist Assemblages: Homonationalism in Queer Times. Durham: Duke University Press.

Stryker, Susan. 2004. “Transgender Studies: Queer Theory’s Evil Twin.” GLQ 10(2): 212–215.

———. 1994. “My Words to Victor Frankenstein Above the Village of Chamounix: Performing Transgender Rage.” GLQ 1: 237–254.


Further Reading

Garland-Thomson, Rosemarie. 2011. “Misfits: A Feminist Materialist Disability Concept.” Hypatia 26(3): 591–609.

Nash, Jennifer C. 2019. Black Feminism Reimagined: Beyond Intersectionality. Durham: Duke University Press.

Pickens, Therí Alyce. 2019. Black Madness :: Mad Blackness. Durham: Duke University Press.