The Sound that You Do Not See. Notes on Queer and Disabled Invisibility

@article{Pieri2018TheST,
  title={The Sound that You Do Not See. Notes on Queer and Disabled Invisibility},
  author={Mara Pieri},
  journal={Sexuality \& Culture},
  year={2018},
  volume={23},
  pages={558-570}
}
  • M. Pieri
  • Published 12 October 2018
  • Philosophy
  • Sexuality & Culture
This paper aims to explore how (in)visibility is constructed and deployed in the construction of normalcy by using an intersectional approach to queer and disabled experiences. In the first part, the focus is on able-bodiedness and heteronormativity as similar systems of compulsion in the production and the definition of normalcy. In the second part, the challenges posed to the presumptions of systems of compulsion are discussed: inhabiting a grey zone of indefinite readability, these cases… 
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