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(Trans)nationalisms, marronage, and queer subjectivities

Collection:
Black Caribbean Literature (BCL)
Contributor:
Cummings,Ronald (Author)
Format:
Journal Article
Publication Date:
Oct 2010
Published:
Arlington, VA: Association of Black Anthropologists
ISBN:
1051-0559
Location:
African American Research Center, Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Subject Term:
Caribbean area, Anthropology, Maroons, national identity, Transnationalism, NATIONALISM, Sexuality, Identity, Subjectivity, Queer studies
Notes:
Focuses on discourses of queer subjectivity, Maroon identity, and their relationship to Caribbean nationalism. A key aspect of the argumentis the idea that both queerness and marronage are marked by complex insider/outsider identity positions that resist and complicate binarist discourses of belonging and unbelonging.