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Obras por Qwo-Li Driskill

Associated Works

Nepantla: An Anthology Dedicated to Queer Poets of Color (2018) — Contribuidor — 92 exemplares, 2 críticas
Queer Nature: A Poetry Anthology (2022) — Contribuidor — 17 exemplares

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Conhecimento Comum

Nome canónico
Driskill, Qwo-Li
Outros nomes
Driskill, Qwo Li
Sexo
two-spirit
Nacionalidade
Cherokee
País (no mapa)
USA

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This was a very informative, in-depth collection of writing about current conversations going on in the queer indigenous studies field, in the United States and Canada. It is a little theory jargon heavy, but it's a great primer for readers unfamiliar with issues such as the meaning of the term Two-Spirit and the indigenous/non-indigenous divide in the wider queer community. There is a very good work cited section at the end for further reading, and I hope to pick up some of these referenced titles before too long.… (mais)
 
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sarahlh | 2 outras críticas | Mar 6, 2021 |
This was really incredible--it was so accessible while also being theoretically rich, and Driskill manages to be both tribally specific with hir framework and also provide opportunities for other Two-Spirit people in other nations to find ways to use hir framework for themselves. It also clearly does incredible work in pushing forward Two-Spirit critique, and situating that as a huge addition to queer studies and queer of color critique, which so infrequently address settler colonialism.

The second chapter will almost definitely be on a syllabus of mine in the future, and is just incredible historical work interwoven with Driskill's personal narrative. S/he manages to do so much here, in such a relatively small and accessible space.… (mais)
 
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aijmiller | Sep 6, 2019 |

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Estatísticas

Obras
16
Also by
2
Membros
348
Popularidade
#68,679
Avaliação
½ 4.4
Críticas
7
ISBN
6
Marcado como favorito
5

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