restricted access   Volume 47, Number 2, Summer 2016

Table of Contents

Queer Valences in African Literatures and Film

Taiwo Adetunji Osinubi and Neville Hoad

Introduction

Queer Prolepsis and the Sexual Commons: An Introduction

pp. VII-XXIII

Essays

Queer Customs against the Law

pp. 1-19

Same-Sex Intimacies in the Early African Text Gädlä Wälättä inline graphiceṭros (1672): Queer Reading an Ethiopian Woman Saint

pp. 20-45

Genealogies of Desire, Extravagance, and Radical Queerness in Frieda Ekotto’s Chuchote Pas Trop

pp. 46-65

“Friend and Lover”: The Erotics of Female Friendship in Christiansë’s Unconfessed and Ntshingila’s Shameless

pp. 66-83

“She Who Creates Havoc Is Here”: A Queer Bisexual Reading of Sexuality, Dance, and Social Critique in Karmen Geï

pp. 84-103

Contested Borders: Cultural Translation and Queer Politics in Contemporary Francophone Writing from the Maghreb

pp. 104-120

Locating “Queer” in Contemporary Writing of Love and War in Nigeria

pp. 121-138

The Emergent Queer: Homosexuality and Nigerian Fiction in the 21st Century

pp. 139-161

Micro-Politics of Buttocks: The Queer Intimacies of Chinua Achebe

pp. 162-185

Afterword: Out of Place, Out of Time

pp. 186-191

Book Review

Out in Africa: Same-Sex Desire in Sub-Saharan Literatures and Cultures by Chantal Zabus (review)

pp. 192-193

Announcement

p. 194