SUNY series, Genders in the Global South

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Between Camp and Cursi

Examines how contemporary Mexican literature uses humor to contest heteronormativity.

The Space of the Transnational

Challenges and reimagines transnational feminism by analyzing the concept of ummah, or community, in Muslim women's writing.

Moving for Marriage

Comparative, ethnographic study of women who migrate for marriage in rural north India.

Argentine Intimacies

Revisits a foundational moment in Argentine history to demonstrate how the crisis of modernity opened up new possibilities for imagining kinship otherwise.

Troubled Memories

Analyzes literary and cultural representations of iconic Mexican women to explore how these reimaginings can undermine or perpetuate gender norms in contemporary Mexico.

México's Nobodies

Analyzes cultural materials that grapple with gender and blackness to revise traditional interpretations of Mexicanness.

Despite All Adversities

Provides sophisticated theoretical approaches to Latin American cinema and sexual culture.

Asian Muslim Women

Presents multifaceted aspects of Asian Muslim women’s lives and agencies.

Contesting Feminisms

Creates a new space for hybrid feminist analysis of Asian Muslim women’s lives.

The Avowal of Difference

Discusses how theories of queer performativity, as articulated within the US Academy, are unable to capture the whole of Latino American queer subjectivity and experience.

Desbordes

Examines the intersections of “Latino,” “queer,” and “American,” to illustrate how the categories of class, race, gender, sexuality, and ethnicity are directly entangled with issues of citizenship and belonging.