Tag Archives: affect

Sex in Counterpublic: Querying Gay Space

7 June 2013 This piece was written by a member of the Queer (in) Crisis collective. As a young gay kid navigating one heteronormative space after another, my imaginings of what I will call the gay bar[1] always arose from … Continue reading

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The Crisis of No-Crisis: Queer Lives and Student Occupations

22 March 2013 This piece was submitted by Aaron Day. “The really practical statesman does not fit himself to existing conditions; he denounces the conditions as unfit.”  –  G.K. Chesterton What does it mean to be Queer today and living … Continue reading

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Queer/Toxic (addendum to the discussion at Sussex Occupation)

5 March 2013 The discussion of queerness and toxicity at Sussex Occupation was generally unscripted; as an attempt at summary, these notes are not comprehensive.  Please note that many of these observations and arguments about toxicity are drawn from or … Continue reading

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Queer (in) Crisis: A Discussion in the Sussex University Occupation

5 March 2013 The following was presented to a group of students and staff at the Sussex University anti-privatisation occupation.  It is not meant as a comprehensive paper, but is rather a series of ideas that facilitated a really helpful … Continue reading

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Queer (in) Crisis: a discussion

Participants: Jamie Dennis, Aaron Benedetti, Jane Cleasby This transcript is of a discussion that we hope will encourage readers to engage with a sense of crisis.  This informal queering of the ‘blogging genre’ is to make visible the contradictions of … Continue reading

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