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Disability, Girlhood, and Vulnerability in Transnational Contexts

Nirmala Erevelles and Xuan Thuy Nguyen

girls to construct counter discourses that support democratizing approaches to theory and praxis at the intersections of disability and girlhood. In this section, we, therefore, trace the historical emergence of disabled girlhood in the context of global

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Girls with Disabilities in the Global South

Rethinking the Politics of Engagement

Xuan Thuy Nguyen

“decolonizing and democratizing approach” ( Nguyen and Mitchell 2014, 11 ) made the discrete, albeit sometimes shared, experiences of individual disabled girls visible and thus enabled us to understand inclusion and exclusion from the disabled girls

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“Exfoliation, Cheese Courses, Emotional Honesty, and Paxil”

Masculinity, Neoliberalism, and Postfeminism in the US Hangout Sitcom

Greg Wolfman

. doi: 10.1080/10457220120098991 . 10.1080/10457220120098991 Brown , Wendy . 2006 . “ American Nightmare: Neoliberalism, Neoconservatism, and De-democratization .” Political Theory 34 ( 6 ): 690 – 714 . doi: 10.1177/0090591706293016 . 10

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The Oceanic Silence of Rebecca Horn

India Halstead

lingering over the country. As a young girl, she became fascinated by the speeches and performances of Joseph Beuys, an artist who had set the German stage for a revolutionary new form, who was pushing for work that was democratized, holistic, and accessible

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My Reflections on Connell

Michael J. Richardson

decentralizing and democratizing theoretical perspectives. This more intersectional thinking, championed by black feminist thought ( Crenshaw 1989 ), has helped me understand what the late Maria Lugones (2010) conceptualized as the “coloniality” of gender. This

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Falling Apart Together

On Viewing Ali Atassi’s Our Terrible Country from Beirut

Ira Allen

. For his part, Yassin remains tuned in today to just this difficulty; as he presciently titles a May 2016 interview, “Syria has not democratized; it is the world that has Syrianized.” Likewise, in a November 2017 interview titled “Revolution

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A Space of Belonging for Young Gay Men in Seoul

Elias Alexander

: Indonesian Gay and Lesbi Subjectivities and Ethnography in an Already Globalized World .” American Ethnologist 30 ( 2 ): 225 – 242 . Bong , Youngshik D. 2008 . “ The Gay Rights Movement in Democratizing Korea .” Korean Studies 32 ( 1 ): 86

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Female Pleasure and the Gender Politics of “Girliyapa”

Shailendra Kumar Singh

, thereby removing the financial stumbling blocks to Internet consumption altogether. As a result, there has been a conspicuous democratization of the way in which digital content is being consumed in India through affordable smartphones that cut across the

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Hostile Geographies

Black Girls Fight to Save Themselves and the World

Dehanza Rogers

Black girls are often silenced in the classroom, social media has afforded them many outlets for their frustrations, as well as participation in the democratization of knowledge. Still, these same girls who are using social platforms to challenge

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Fantasies of the Good Life

Responding to Rape Culture in 13 Reasons Why

Cameron Greensmith and Jocelyn Sakal Froese

Cultural Studies 17 ( 3 ): 20 – 36 . 10.1215/10407391-2006-009 Brown , Wendy . 2006 . “American Nightmare: Neoliberalism, Neoconservatism, and De-democratization.” Political Theory 34 ( 6 ): 690 — 714 .