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queer-feminism

Mainstream media marginalises

Behind the Mask understands itself as a communication initiative on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered and intersex rights on the African continent and exists since 10 years. Their mission: To change negative attitudes towards homosexuality and same-sex traditions on the African continent. Their means: Independent, journalist activism.
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Fractious constellations

“Trouble” is possibly the word, which describes Judith ButlerĀ“s work most accurately. Her iconic publication “Gender Trouble” triggered an international uproar and revived the discussions around gender, sexuality, desire, identity and power at the beginning of the 1990s. Her reflections specifically influenced feminist and queer-theoretical discussions as well as debates in political philosophy and ethics.
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