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242 Pages | 15 b&w illustrations

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474421171


Bookseller Code (06)

Queering Digital India

Activisms, Identities, Subjectivities

First Edition

Edited by Rohit K. Dasgupta and Debanuj DasGupta

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Technicities

  • The first book to look critically at digital technologies and the role they play within queer lives in contemporary India
  • Takes on diverse strands of queer theory to show where neoliberalism, nationalism, digital technologies and movements for queer rights converge in present-day India
  • Looks at sexualised online communities: their aims, compositions and potentialities
  • Discusses hook-up apps and social media, and how institutions use them to control, discipline and repress
  • Engages with new forms of queer politics, feminist politics and online activism
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