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Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Questioning Studies: Home

Library resources for researching LGBTQ issues and completing the final project for FEMST 162: Queer Theory.

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Welcome to the UCSB Library research guide for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Studies.  Use the tabs above to find both print and electronic resources for researching LGBTQ issues and finding sources for the FEMST 162 QUEER THEORY FINAL PROJECT.

Don't waste too much time trying to figure things out on your own - PLEASE ASK FOR HELP.  Librarians are available 24/7 via chat to assist you.  You can also email or schedule an appointment to talk with us. 

Happy Researching!

Gay Genius 

Gay Genius by Annie Murphy (sticker, 2012/Montréal, Québec, Canada)


Logo with white text filled with geometric designs on a black background. Gay Genius is a comics anthology illuminating the past, present and future of queer history makers. A labor of love, a celebration of possibility, an offering to the ancestors. Conceived and edited by Annie Murphy, Gay Genius is a showcase of contemporary radical queer visionaries-to-watch-out-for" --Total Trash Girl + Queer Music website


Courtesy of the Richard F. Brush Art Gallery.

bell hooks (1952 - 2021)

The Wide Angle Vision, and Legacy, of bell hooks by Jennifer Schuessler for the New York Times

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bell hooks Wasn't Afraid to Burn It All Down and Begin Again by Dream Hampton for Time Magazine

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Op-Ed: bell hooks was a mighty fire by Rebecca Walker for the Los Angeles Times

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Trailblazing feminist author, critic and activist bell hooks has died at 69

by Anastasia Tsioulcas for All Things Considered (NPR)

The Revolutionary Writing of bell hooks by Hua Hsu for The New Yorker

bell hooks: Resources Available at UCSB Library


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