Gay Culture Rampant in Hyderabad

Analysing the Political and Libidinal Economy of Homophobia

New Voices in Psychosocial Studies

Jordan Osserman offers a case study of an event in India that ruptures assumptions about queerness and heteronormativity. In February 2011, the Telugu Indian news station TV9 aired a sensationalistic expose entitled ‘Gay Culture Rampant in Hyderabad’. In an unexpected turn of events that seemed to catch the network by surprise, the segment generated widespread […]
Nov 2019