restricted access   Volume 47, Number 2, Summer 2016

Table of Contents

Queer Valences in African Literatures and Film

Taiwo Adetunji Osinubi and Neville Hoad


Queer Prolepsis and the Sexual Commons: An Introduction



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


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