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Yellow Fever: Asian Representation In Western Pornography, Chye Shoong Chin Dec 2018

Yellow Fever: Asian Representation In Western Pornography, Chye Shoong Chin

Student Scholar Symposium Abstracts and Posters

This research project seeks to explore the various implications porn films make on Asians Orientalism. Generally, Asians in pornography are composed of multiple negative archetypes, all based on the underlining purpose of servitude. Characters are portrayed through stereotypes including the use of colonial language to misrepresent Asian men and women in both straight and gay porn videos. Referred to as Orientalism, this ideology exploits Asian characters to privilege the White, male viewer. My research project investigates the following question: How are Asians represented in gay and straight pornographic films and pornographic scenes?

I will be applying scholarly arguments to various ...


From Heo To Zir: A History Of Gender Expression In The English Language, Brodie Robinson Apr 2018

From Heo To Zir: A History Of Gender Expression In The English Language, Brodie Robinson

Senior Honors Theses

With the growing presence of the LGBTQ+ community on the global stage, the matter of gender has been rushed to the forefront of the public consciousness. News outlets have hotly debated the topic of gender expression, a topic which has motivated mass demonstrations and acts of violence, and this has promoted a linguistic conversation at the international level.

This thesis is intended to provide the historical context for the contemporary debate on gender expression in the English language, and explores both the grammatical background (the Indo-European origins of linguistic gender, the development of the modern pronoun system, etc.) and the ...


Reimagining Movements: Towards A Queer Ecology And Trans/Black Feminism, Gabriel Benavente Mar 2017

Reimagining Movements: Towards A Queer Ecology And Trans/Black Feminism, Gabriel Benavente

FIU Electronic Theses and Dissertations

This thesis seeks to bridge feminist and environmental justice movements through the literature of black women writers. These writers create an archive that contribute towards the liberation of queer, black, and transgender peoples.

In the novel Parable of the Talents, Octavia Butler constructs a world that highlights the pervasive effects of climate change. As climate change expedites poverty, Americans begin to blame others, such as queer people, for the destruction of their country. Butler depicts the dangers of fundamentalism as a response to climate change, highlighting an imperative for a movement that does not romanticize the environment as heteronormative, but ...


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.20, No.1 (February 1999), Northern Lambda Nord, Duska Day, Dick Harrison Feb 1999

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.20, No.1 (February 1999), Northern Lambda Nord, Duska Day, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.19, No.5 (October/November 1998), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Oct 1998

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.19, No.5 (October/November 1998), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.19, No.4 (August 1998), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Aug 1998

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.19, No.4 (August 1998), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

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Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.19, No.3 (May/June 1998), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison May 1998

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.19, No.3 (May/June 1998), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.19, No.2 (March/April 1998), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Mar 1998

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.19, No.2 (March/April 1998), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.19, No.1 (January/February 1998), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Jan 1998

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.19, No.1 (January/February 1998), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.18, No.6 (December 1997), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Dec 1997

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.18, No.6 (December 1997), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.18, No.5 (October/November 1997), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Oct 1997

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.18, No.5 (October/November 1997), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.18, [No.4] (July/August 1997), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Jul 1997

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.18, [No.4] (July/August 1997), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.18, No.3 (May/June 1997), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison May 1997

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.18, No.3 (May/June 1997), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

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Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.18, No.2 (April 1997), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Apr 1997

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.18, No.2 (April 1997), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.18, No.1 (January/February 1997), Northern Lambda Nord, Donald Weatherford, Dick Harrison Jan 1997

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.18, No.1 (January/February 1997), Northern Lambda Nord, Donald Weatherford, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.17, No.6 (November/December 1996), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Nov 1996

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.17, No.6 (November/December 1996), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.17, No.5 (September/October 1996), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Sep 1996

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.17, No.5 (September/October 1996), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.17, No.3 (May/June 1996), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison May 1996

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.17, No.3 (May/June 1996), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.17, No.2 (March/April 1996), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Mar 1996

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.17, No.2 (March/April 1996), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.17, No.1 (January/February 1996), Northern Lambda Nord, Sheila Everett, Dick Harrison Jan 1996

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.17, No.1 (January/February 1996), Northern Lambda Nord, Sheila Everett, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.16, No.9 (October 1995), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Oct 1995

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.16, No.9 (October 1995), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.16, No.8 (September 1995), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Sep 1995

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.16, No.8 (September 1995), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.16, No.7 (July/August 1995), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Jul 1995

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.16, No.7 (July/August 1995), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.16, No.6 (June 1995), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Jun 1995

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.16, No.6 (June 1995), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.16, No.5 (May 1995), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison May 1995

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.16, No.5 (May 1995), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

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Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.16, No.4 (April 1995), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Apr 1995

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.16, No.4 (April 1995), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

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Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.16, No.2/3 (February/March 1995), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Feb 1995

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.16, No.2/3 (February/March 1995), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.15/16, No.10/1 (December/January 1994-1995), Northern Lambda Nord, Jim Fotter, Dick Harrison Dec 1994

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.15/16, No.10/1 (December/January 1994-1995), Northern Lambda Nord, Jim Fotter, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.


Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.15, No.9 (November 1994), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Nov 1994

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.15, No.9 (November 1994), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

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Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.15, No.8 (October 1994), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison Oct 1994

Northern Lambda Nord Communique, Vol.15, No.8 (October 1994), Northern Lambda Nord, Dick Harrison

Northern Lambda Nord Communique

No abstract provided.