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Scale Jumping from the Myth of Neighborhood Liberation

I work across scales to examine the relationship between the myth of urban neighborhood liberation and the myth of the ever-unwelcoming, "backward" rural US South. Drawing on a 15-year media analysis, multi-generational interviews with lesbians and queers, and organizational records and periodicals from LGBTQ archives, I situate the work on lesbian-queer place-making in conversation with the scholarship around homonationalism, I present the idea of cis-metronormativity. Cis-metronormativity requires a regional and multiscalar study across the US to articulare the political and economic practices that assert urban cosmopolitanism and civilization, which therefore reify the racist, settler, and capitalist city.
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Mittwoch, 27.04.2022 - 18:15 Uhr
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Alfred-Philippson-Hörssal, Meckenheimer Allee 166, 53115 Bonn
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Manfred Nutz, GIUB
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