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Well, I guess that leaves an opening for further work. Apr 11, Tristan Bridges rated it it was amazing. Open Preview See a Problem? Jun jzsbir, Matt Sautman rated it really liked it. Not good things, I must say.

Terrorist Assemblages: Homonationalism in Queer Times by Jasbir K. Puar

As a concept and tool of biopolitical management, homonationalism is here to stay. Heteronormative ideologies that the U.

In “Queer Times, Queer Assemblages”, published inPuar analyzes the War on Terror as an assemblage of racismnationalismpatriotismand terrorismsuggesting that it is “already profoundly queer “. Martin, Annals of the American Association of Geographers. Puar has an M.

Other books in the series. The very rigor of her critique suggests an unflinching optimism about what is possible for queer politics. Along the way, Puar gives a rich reading of many other scholars working in affect theory while covering Supreme Court decisions, racism, citizenship, violence toward Sikhs mistaken for terrorists, and suicide bombers.


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Intimate Control, Infinite Direction: She examines how liberal politics incorporate certain queer subjects into the fold of the nation-state, through developments including the legal In this pathbreaking work, Jasbir K. Sep 10, micha cardenas rated it it was amazing. Books by Jasbir K. Rating this book doesn’t seem appropriate because while I couldn’t say I liked very much of the reading of it, it is of irrefutable importance in my field so I will need to find my way into it.

Sikh, Hindu, and Muslim religious fashion are a useful field of inquiry within fashion studies. Farris October 25, Tags queer studiesJasbir PuarhomonationalismfemonationalismIslamophobia. This tenuous inclusion of some queer subjects depends, however, on the production of populations of Orientalized terrorist bodies. I will par tracing some of her paths and branching off from her work based on her amazing “works cited” over the summer at least.

In this pathbreaking work, Jasbir K. Please homonationailsm the credit line adjacent to the illustration, as well as the front and back matter of the book for a list of credits. I am glad it wasn’t any longer. The class forced me to plunge through it.

I will admit I was happy to have finished reading it. Puar contends, however, that this tenuous inclusion of some queer subjects depends on the production of populations of Orientalized terrorist bodies. This text was extremely eye-opening.


Terrorist Assemblages: Homonationalism in Queer Times

New Directions in Women’s Studies. Nov 04, John rated it it was amazing. Dec 28, ralowe rated it did not like it.

Her publications include Max Weber’s Theory of Personality: That said, I’m going to use this book in the dissertation, at least as key background for the ethical chapter.

Dec 17, Nadia rated it liked it Shelves: It doesn’t hurt too that Puar’s spectrum of resources – Judith Butler, art installments, Foucault, news articles, advertisements, South Park yupetc.

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This page was last edited on 18 Decemberat What is crucial about her book is that she is offering a potential way of moving beyond identity politics which she argues must be abandoned because they have come to serve state surveillance at this point, that is if one considers identity fixed and visible.

Some have said it is impossible to read, but as a literature student I didn’t have a problem with it. New forms of “homonormativity” work to further entrench and conceal existing racial, ethnic, national, gender, and sexual hierarchies in ways that maintain systems of international power and dominance.