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Queering AIDS historiography

23 January 2014 This piece was written by a member of the Queer (in) Crisis collective as an elaboration of a previous post on this blog. This essay comes from an encounter with a text:  Alan Hollinghurst’s The Swimming-Pool Library.  … Continue reading

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becoming-animal becoming-woman becoming-faggot becoming-optical fiber becoming-server farm becoming-rubble

17 January 2014 This piece was reblogged from Aimee Heinemann at the request of Queer (in) Crisis. The problem with living in a constant state of crisis is that it isn’t. Like, how are we meant to deal with our … Continue reading

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‘We’re all in it together’: The assimilation of queer into the crisis population

29 March 2013 This piece was submitted to Queer (in) Crisis by Lucy Freedman. The phenomenon of assimilation of the ‘sexually deviant’ is, though relatively new, not in itself a result of crisis management.  Nothing pacifies those ‘radical elements’ of … Continue reading

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In reply to Queer/Toxic

12 March 2013 Some thoughts on the occupation as dead end: By way of linking toxic assets to occupation, we can think of evicted homeowners as occupying their recently foreclosed homes. At this point the asset is toxic. Prior to … 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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