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Out of Time: The Queer Politics of Postcoloniality

Rahul Rao

Abstract

Between 2009 and 2014, an anti-homosexuality law circulating in the Ugandan parliament attracted global attention for the draconian nature of its provisions and for the involvement of US anti-gay evangelical Christians who were reported to have lobbied for its passage. This book makes three contributions to our understanding of these developments. First, it offers an account of the international relations that anticipated and followed the Anti Homosexuality Act. Journeying through encounters between the kingdom of Buganda and British colonialism, between the Ugandan state and its international ... More

Keywords: queer, postcolonial, temporality, memory, futurity, colonialism, homosexuality, Uganda, India, Britain

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9780190865511
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: April 2020 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780190865511.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Rahul Rao, author
Senior Lecturer in Politics, SOAS, University of London