After many years of intense debate, same-sex wedding happens to be a appropriate truth in lots of nations around the world. As same-sex wedding legislation distribute, Queer Families and Relationships After Marriage Equality asks: just what will queer families and relationships seem like on a lawn?
Building for a major seminar held in 2016 entitled “After Marriage: the continuing future of LGBTQ Politics and Scholarship,” this collection attracts from critical and intersectional views to explore this question. Comprising educational documents, modified transcripts of meeting panels, and interviews with activists focusing on the floor, this collection presents a few of the very first works of empirical scholarship and observation that is first-hand measure the realities of queer families and relationships after same-sex wedding. Including lots of chapters dedicated to married same-sex partners in addition to a few on other family that is queer, the quantity considers the next key concerns: do you know the product impacts of marriage for same-sex partners? May be the spread of same-sex wedding pressing people that are LGBTQ more “normalized” forms of relationships that resemble heterosexual wedding? Last but not least, exactly just exactly how may be the spread of same-sex wedding shaping other queer relationships that usually do not fit the wedding model?
By presenting scholarly research and activist observations on these questions, this amount helps convert queer critiques advanced level during the wedding debates right into a framework for ongoing critical research when you look at the after-marriage period. Continue reading “Queer Families and Relationships After Marriage Equality”