Adjusting the Borders: Bisexual Passing and Queer Theory

  title={Adjusting the Borders: Bisexual Passing and Queer Theory},
  author={Jessa Lingel},
  journal={Journal of Bisexuality},
  pages={381 - 405}
  • J. Lingel
  • Published 13 November 2009
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Bisexuality
Fluidity is a term sometimes used in reference to bisexual identity, thus positioning sexuality as an adaptive, evolving set of behaviors performed to constitute alternately straightness or queerness. Part of the speciousness of using fluidity to describe bisexuality centers on the implication that heterosexuality and homosexuality occupy opposite ends of a psychological spectrum, leaving bisexuality vaguely straddling poles of identity, without specificity or intent. This article is… Expand
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