Looking Queer Body Image and Identity in Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, and Transgender Communities

ISBN-10: 156023931X
ISBN-13: 9781560239314
Edition: 1998
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Book details

List price: $52.95
Copyright year: 1998
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 6/15/1998
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 520
Size: 6.25" wide x 8.75" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 1.782

Award-winning Blaze author Dawn Atkins has published more than 20 books. Known for writing funny, touching and spicy stories, she's won the Golden Quill for Best Sexy Romance and has been a Romantic Times Reviewers Choice finalist for Best Flipside and Best Blaze. She lives in Arizona with her husband, teenage son and a butterscotch-and-white cat.

About the Editor
Contributors
Acknowledgments
Introduction: Looking Queer
Women, Wimmin, Womyn
Constructing Ourselves
Beauty Is a Beast
Living into My Body
Beauty Mandates and the Appearance Obsession: Are Lesbians Any Better Off?
Resistance and Reinscription: Sexual Identity and Body Image Among Lesbian and Bisexual Women
Contradictions of the Spirit: Theories and Realities of Lesbian Body Image
Lesbians and the (Re/De)Construction of the Female Body
Looking Dyke
The Ugly Dyke
Woman Eats Brownies, Gets Laid
Professionally Q: A Day in the Life of a Career Counselor
The Beauty Norm: A Femme Strikes Back
It's Not What You Wear: Fashioning a Queer Identity
Hair Piece
Out-of-Body Experiences
Movement
Searching a Way Out
Vanishing Point
Autobiographical Slices: Life in the Queer Kitchen
That Other Girl Who Is Not Me
Moving Like a Dyke
Tattoo Me
A Woman's Love Heals
Mirror
Big Grrl
Ode to My Vibrator
Dressing Room Blues
My Ideal Becoming Real
Coming Out, Leaving Behind
Coming Out
Power, Beauty, and Dykes
My Big Fat Body
My Mother's Journals
Be, Being, Becoming
Boogeywoman
One, Both, Neither
Crossing the Divide
The Razor's Edge: Walking the Fine Line of the Self
My Life As an Erroneous Sonogram
Holding My Breath Underwater
Square Pegs
Affronting Reason
In(to) Visibility: Intersexuality in the Field of Queer
Agdistis' Children: Living Bi-Gendered in a Single-Gendered World
Boyz, Grrls, Queers
Flunking Basic Gender Training: Butches and Butch Style Today
Frankly Feminine: Rejecting and Embracing Standards for Beauty
Faggot Rant
Beautiful Boy: A Girl's Own Story
Beyond the Pale
Color Vision
"I" is for Intersection: At the Crux of Black and White and Gay and Straight
Piece of Man: Redefining the Myths Around the Black Male Phallus
Mapping My Desire: Hunting Down the Male Erotic in India and America
"Undressing the Oriental Boy": The Gay Asian in the Social Imaginary of the Gay White Male
I Like My Chi-i-sa-i Body Now
Access to the Look
When Pigs Have Wings
Inside/Outside
Body Language
The Imperfections of Beauty: On Being Gay and Disabled
Love Poem
Men, Boys, and Trolls
The Uniform Doesn't Fit
Queer Crash Test Dummies: Theory, Aging, and Embodied Problematics
Laws of Desire: Has Our Imagery Become Overidealized?
A Matter of Size
Justify My Love Handles: How the Queer Community Trims the Fat
Fatness and the Feminized Man
Feeling the Burn
But to Hear THEM Tell It ... Or: Looksism, Beauty's Evil Stepsister
Reps
Your Dreamworld Is Just About to End
Learning the F Words
Reenvisioning MEN
Why I Hate The Beatles and The Supremes
If Only I Were Cute: Looksism and Internalized Homophobia in the Gay Male Community
More Than a Sum of Parts: Rescuing the Male Body from Fundamentalism
Skinny, "White" Chicks and Hung, Buff Boys: Queer Sex Spaces and Their Discontents
Index

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