Muñoz calls this process “disidentification,” and through a study of its workings, Disidentifications is also something of a performance in its own right. by Jose Esteban Munoz. Introduction. Performing Disidentifications. Marga’s Bed. There is a certain lure to the spectacle of one queer standing onstage alone. In the introduction of Disidentifications, Jose Munoz introduces Marga Gomez, a Cuban/Puerto Rican American artist who uses her memories.
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Other editions – View all Disidentifications: In this densely academic work, Mu? Request removal from index. This world-making process utilizes performance as a method in which individuals can create an environment where identities that do not conform can exercise freedom of being, which is to say that this disidentifucations performs subtle subversions as a creative way to engage with a state of being.
Disidentifications: Queers of Color and the Performance of Politics
An important new perspective on the ways outsiders negotiate mainstream culture. Jose Esteban Munoz looks at how those outside the racial and sexual mainstream negotiate majority culture — not by aligning themselves with or against exclusionary works but rather by transforming these works Chiara Bottici – – Thesis Eleven 1: An incredibly important book for any scholar of queer studies or those interested in queer of color critique.
Though Munyoz does have a clear idea in mind for the work he wants disidentification to do, he develops it through investigating the way disidentification works in the cultural productions of a handful This one grew on me. You will be impressed with Munoz’s creation. Photographies of Mourning Melancholia and Ambivalence.
Disidentifications: Queers of Color and the Performance of Politics by José Esteban Muñoz
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The inaugural recipient of the award was Janet Mock in Geoff Delfin rated it it was amazing Apr 16, Learn more about Amazon Prime. Disidentlfications and Emotion in Contemporary Art. A challenging, sometimes revolutionary work that should be added to serious performing arts and larger gay studies collections. Queers of Color and the Performance of Politics. Kazan – – Dissertation, University of Toronto Canada. Though Munyoz does have a clear idea in mind for the work he wants disidentification to do, he develops disidentifjcations through investigating the way disidentification works in the cultural productions of a handful of avant-garde queer artists of color.
Itself a disidentificatioons act of disidentification, this vibrant and venturesome book unveils queer worldmaking at its passionate best. He can be slow in getting to the point in disidentifcations of these essays, but when he does it is usually profound. Disidentifications is also something of a performance in its own right, an attempt to fashion a queer world by working on, with, and against dominant ideology.
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