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: Live, Laugh, Lesbian? An orientation towards a happy, non-heterosexual life


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Title: : Live, Laugh, Lesbian? An orientation towards a happy, non-heterosexual life
Authors: Larsson, Liv
Bjelkenäs, Samuel
Issue Date: 16-Mar-2021
Degree: Student essay
Keywords: queer phenomenology
lifelines
happiness
identity
representation
LGBTQ
Abstract: The purpose of this study is to explore queer lifelines and concepts of non-heteronormative sexuality, identity and (un)happiness. The material consists of nine qualitative interviews with lesbian-, bisexual- and queeridentifying women, sharing their experiences, thoughts and feelings of love and life. The statements of the interviewees are analysed using queer theory and queer phenomenology, mainly through the analytical concepts of Sara Ahmed. This perspective is advanced by Jack Halberstam'... more
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/68082
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