Essays about: "queer geography"

Found 2 essays containing the words queer geography.

  1. 1. The influence of Sweden’s place image on the decision-making process of queer migrants

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Thomas Kuijpers; [2019]
    Keywords : Migration; migration decision-making; place image; queer geography; queer migration; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The queer experience has only become relatively recently a topic of study within migration scholarship. Despite it being seen as a ‘special interest’ field, a lot can be learned about processes of migration decision-making overall, by applying queer theory to it. READ MORE

  2. 2. Queering Space in a Place Within a Place? : Geographical Imaginations of Swedish Pride Festivals

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Lagerman; [2018]
    Keywords : Pride; LGBTQ; Queer Geography; Homonationalism; City Branding;

    Abstract : I have used Massey’s (1995) concept of Geographical Imaginations together with Ahmed’s (2006) Queer Phenomenology to research the different meanings attached to Pride festivals in Stockholm and Gothenburg. In this thesis, Pride is defined as a contested place, which is held in places. READ MORE