Queer-O-mat

Category: Zitat des Tages

Zitat des Tages – Eng_Halberstam_Munoz

“That queerness remains open to a continuing critique of its exclusionary operations has always been one of the field`s key theoretical and political promises. (…) Attention to those hegemonic social structures by which certain subjects are rendered “normal” and “natural” through the production of “perverse” and “pathological” others (…) rejects a “minoritizing logic of toleration […]

Zitat des Tages – Jose Esteban Munoz

“One possible working definition of queer that we might consider is this: queers are people who have failed to turn around to the “Hey, you there!” interpellating call of heteronormativity.” Munoz, José Esteban (1999): Disidentifiactions. Queers of Color and the Performance of Politics. Minneapolis, London, S.33.

Zitat des Tages – Jin Haritaworn

“Die Neuerfindung der deutschen Gesellschaft als “schwulenfreundlich” geschieht durch die Verschiebung von Homophobie auf ihre Ränder, die sich spezifisch lokalisieren lassen. … Bilder v.a. schwuler Intimität spielen eine zentrale Rolle in der medialen Verbreitung eines neuen Diskurses über “migrantische Homophobie”.” Jin Haritaworn (2009): Kiss-Ins und Dragqueens. Sexuelle Spektakel von Kiez und Nation. In: AG Queer […]