Essays about: "Queer asylum"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words Queer asylum.

  1. 1. Reconstruction

    University essay from Konstfack/Institutionen för Konst (K)

    Author : Sahar Al-Khateeb; [2021]
    Keywords : Art; Reconstruction; Visual art; Installation; Chair in art;

    Abstract : RECONSTRUCTION is a conversation that shifts between analyzing and locating the artist’s position in their society. Especially the power of the majority in the society over the individual. Reconstruction is a way of resistance, or the only way of resistance, at least for me. READ MORE

  2. 2. Restructured heteronormativity : An analysis of Australian Immigration guidelines for assessing  LGBT+ asylum seekers

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Ursula Jondorf; [2020]
    Keywords : Critical Race theory; Heteronormativity; Queer asylum; Gender binary; Australia;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses materials – a set of guidelines and a presentation – provided for officials  who assess claims related to sexual orientation and gender identity within the Australian  government’s Department for Immigration and Border Protection. The analysis is conducted  using critical discourse analysis to see if the lexicon shows a white heterosexual bias, and if it  does, how the bias is manifested within the guidelines, especially within the context of the  gender binary. READ MORE

  3. 3. LGBTQI+ in the Swedish Asylum Process - A Critical Discourse Analysis of Swedish Immigration guidelines for assessing LGBTQI+ asylum seeker

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Elin Gustafsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Queer Theory; Hetero-cis-normativity; Gender Binary; Queer Asylum; Sweden;

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  4. 4. Are We Home Yet? : An Exploration of Queer Narratives of Forced Salvadoran Migrants

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Author : Céline Nullens; [2020]
    Keywords : queer asylum; LGBTQ* migrants; asylum seekers; refugees; forced migration; El Salvador; Belgium;

    Abstract : This thesis explores how LGBTQ*-Salvadoran applicants for international protection experience the influence of their own sexual orientation and gender identities in relation to the underlying motives behind their migration. In addition, it intends to draw some conclusions from the respondents' statements, gained insights from observations and what was found in literature. READ MORE

  5. 5. Out of the closet, into the lagom(?) : Perceptions and Feelings of Inclusion, Exclusion, and Belonging among Queer Migrants in Sweden.

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och samhälle

    Author : Froso Terzoglou; [2020]
    Keywords : queer; migration; Sweden; identity; gender; sexuality; passing; discrimination; intersectionality; queer of colour critique; belonging; inclusion; exclusion;

    Abstract : Despite the increasing interest in asylum seekers and refugees within the field of migration studies, there has been a gap in queer migrants’ research. This thesis is an attempt to investigate how migrant and gender identity are influencing each other and how they lead to experiences of both inclusion and exclusion in Swedish society, based on experiences of six queer migrants. READ MORE