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Asegi Stories : Cherokee Queer and Two-Spirit Memory

Author: Qwo-Li Driskill
Publisher: Tucson : The University of Arizona Press, cop. 2016.
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"The book focuses on the concept of asegi stories--stories that revise and revive Cherokee cultural memories of same-sex relationships and non-binary gender systems. It is the first full-length work of scholarship to develop a tribally specific Indigenous queer/two-spirit critique, providing a Cherokee 2GLBTQ lens from which to interpret the past, understand our present, and imagine decolonial futures"--Provided by  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Qwo-Li Driskill
ISBN: 9780816530489 0816530483
OCLC Number: 967513609
Description: 1 vol. (XII-210 p.) : ill., cartes. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction. Asegi stories : memories between the basket walls --
chapter 1. Doubleweaving two-spirit critiques : building alliances between native and queer studies --
chapter 2. The queer lady of Cofitachequi and other asegi routes --
chapter 3. Unweaving the basket : missionaries, slavery, and the regulation of gender and sexuality --
chapter 4. Beautiful as the red rainbow : Cherokee two-spirits rebeautifying erotic memory --
Chapter 5. [Cherokee characters] (asegi ayetl) : Cherokee two-spirit people reimagining nation --
Epilogue. Doubleweave : an asegi manifesto
Responsibility: Qwo-Li Driskill.

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In Cherokee Asegi udanto refers to people who either fall outside of men's and women's roles or who mix men's and women's roles. For author Qwo-Li Driskill, asegi provides a means by which to reread  Read more...

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