restricted access   Volume 30, Issue 1, Spring 2018

Table of Contents

Special Issue: The Biosocial Politics of Queer/Crip Contagions

Guest Edited by Kelly Fritsch and Anne McGuire

Introduction: The Biosocial Politics of Queer/Crip Contagions

pp. vii-xiv

Metaphors of Contagion and the Autoimmune Body

pp. 1-20

Dangerous Embodiments: Segregating Sexual Perversion as Contagion in US Penal Institutions

pp. 21-45

HPV Vaccination and Affective Suspicions in Barbados

pp. 46-70

Crip Kinship: A Political Strategy of People Who Were Deemed Contagious by the Shirtless Putin

pp. 71-90

Deaf Turns, Beki Turns, Transformations: Toward New Forms of Deaf Queer Sociality

pp. 91-116

Subtle Neglect and Yuckiness: Queerness, Disability, and Contagion in Mother Narratives

pp. 117-140

The Desire to Recognize the Undesirable: De/Constructing the Autism Epidemic Metaphor and Contagion in Autism as a Discourse

pp. 141-163

Zika: Grappling with Prognostic Un/certainty and Open Normativities

pp. 164-183

Precarious Kisses and Risky Interactions: Allergic Reactions through Fluid Exchanges

pp. 184-205

Feels and Flows: On the Realness of Menstrual Pain and Cripping Menstrual Chronicity

pp. 206-229


Sick T'ang Poems, and: They Think They Can Tell by Looking

pp. 230-232

Book Reviews

Brilliant Imperfection: Grappling with Cure by Eli Clare (review)

pp. 233-236

Staying with the Trouble: Making Kin in the Chthulucene by Donna J. Haraway (review)

pp. 236-240

Curative Violence: Rehabilitating Disability, Gender, and Sexuality in Modern Korea by Eunjung Kim (review)

pp. 240-243

Against Purity: Living Ethically in Compromised Times by Alexis Shotwell (review)

pp. 243-247