What's Left of Queer?: Immigration, Sexuality, and Affect in a Neoliberal World

Nair, Yasmin
http://www.yasminnair.net/content/what%E2%80%99s-left-queer-immigration-sexuality-and-affect-neoliberal-world

Year Published:  2012  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX14595

We need to refuse the narratives of abjection that are routinely forced upon us. They only render us immobile creatures, begging for help. We are all neoliberals now. We're all selling our bodies, our lives, our stories to the media and to provide comfort to ourselves. Those stories have to be challenged and reworked or we lose sight of the larger story of economic exploitation, at our peril.

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