Professing selves : transsexuality and same-sex desire in contemporary Iran

Level B NT306.7 /513201 On loanDue: 15-07-2020
Level B NT306.7 /513201 Available
Full title: Professing selves : transsexuality and same-sex desire in contemporary Iran / Afsaneh Najmabadi.
Main author: Najmabadi, Afsaneh, 1946-
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Entering the scene
  • "Before" transsexuality
  • Murderous passions, deviant insanities
  • "Around" 1979 : gay Tehran?
  • Verdicts of science, rulings of faith
  • Changing the terms : playing "Snakes and ladders" with the state
  • Living patterns, styles of cognition
  • Professing selves : sexual/gender proficiencies.