Tuesday, October 01, 2019

Queer Studies in Media & Popular Culture 4.1 is now available

Intellect is pleased to announce that Queer Studies in Media & Popular Culture 4.1 is now available!

Special Issue: Queer Contexts in Australia and Aotearoa/New Zealand

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Aims & Scope

Queer Studies in Media & Popular Culture
 is devoted to the study of representations and expressions of queerness in its various forms. In this peer-reviewed publication, emphasis is placed on significant trends in various media offerings and forms, consumerism, domestic life, fashion, leisure, politics, spirituality and other noteworthy elements of culture and their connections to minority sexualities and non-traditional gender performance.

Issue 4.1


Queer Contexts in Australia and Aotearoa/New Zealand
Authors: Catherine Hoad, Rachael Gunn


Dancing away distinction: Queering hip hop culture through all style battles
Author: Rachael Gunn

‘One of the boys’: Countdown’s nationalizing project and the performative queering of Antipodean masculinity
Author: Catherine Hoad

Into the light: Sexuality, erasure and recollection
Author: Welby Ings

Queer/ing museological technologies of display
Authors: Nikki Sullivan, Craig Middleton

Queering Eugenia Falleni: Towards a trans politics of movement
Author: Saartje Tack

‘Sissy that walk’: Reframing queer Pacific bodies through the FAFSWAG Ball
Authors: Kirsten Zemke, Jared Mackley-Crump

Imaginary mixtapes, invisible zines – Aotearoa’s missing queercore ephemera
Author: Lauren Deacon


My Body, My Business: New Zealand Sex Workers in an Era of Change, Caren Wilton (photography by Madeline Slavick) (2018)   
Gwyn Easterbrook-Smith