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Readings on Gay Rights, Imperialism and Capitalism

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Books: 

Desiring Arabs by Joseph Massad

Profit and Pleasure: Sexual Identities in Late Capitalism by Rosemary Hennessy

Terrorist Assemblages: Homonationalism in Queer Times by Jasbir K. Puar

Business, not Politics: The Making of the Gay Market by Katherine Sender (Google Books)

Selling Out: The Gay and Lesbian Movement Goes to Market By Alexandra Chasin (Google Books)

Articles:

Capitalism and Gay Identity by John D’Emilio

Queer Nationality by Lauren Berlant and Elizabeth Freeman

Homonationalism and the Death of the Radical Queer by Haley D. O'Shaughnessy

Selling Sexuality: A Critical Genealogy of Homosexuality and Capital by Nicholas Martin Arrivo

The New Homonormativity: The Sexual Politics of Neoliberalism by Lisa Duggan

Gay Universalism, Homoracialism and “Marriage for All” by Houria Bouteldja

Queers of War: Normalizing Lesbians and Gays in the US War Machine by Hilary King

Gay Imperialism: Gender and Sexuality Discourse in the ‘War on Terror’ by Jin Haritaworn, with Tamsila Tauqir and Esra Erdem

HRC and the Vulture Fund: Making Third World Poverty Pay for LGBT rights

Gay Rights as Human Rights: Pinkwashing Homonationalism  by Maya Mikdashi

The Empire of Sexuality: An Interview with Joseph Massad 

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