With your group, select and read one of the blog posts linked below. Then answer the following questions together (post your answers as a comment here)
Exotic Taboo (Racialicious) – on being a South Asian and queer burlesque dancer
Black Freaks, Black F**s, Black Dy**s (Racialicious, via Feminist Wire) – on the concept of “black cool” and masculinity
Is Your Bridal Gown Gay? (dapperQ) – on lesbians and wedding dresses
Queer Hair for the Postmodern Dandy (Huffpost Gay Voices) – on facial hair and assimilation as a transman
How does the concept of “gaydar” figure into this post – what does the author say or imply about it?
How are identity categories other than sexuality implicated in the concept of gaydar? For example, how does the author’s experience speak to the relationship between perceptions of queer identity and identity categories such as race, gender, class, and/or nationality?
Does the author make any points that you find problematic? If so, explain.