Cindy – Theme Proposal

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My first research topic is on interracial lesbian relationships in films and movies, specifically interracial black ones with other people of color. I had originally wanted to look into representations of interracial Black/Asian queer couples [...]

Topic Proposal- The History of the Word Drag and it’s Future

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Humans develop meaning making through experience they turn into language, which then are connected and translated into semantics. This understanding of human development is not only fascinating but also important in understanding change across cultures. [...]

Theme Proposals

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Topic 1 - Transgender Athletes in the United States For my first topic, I will be assembling a timeline of transgender athletes in the United States. In recent years, a small number of high-level athletes [...]

HIstorical Essays Proposal

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Topics: For my historical essays, the two topics I chose are one, Asian Americans and Asian immigrants’ perspective on being part of the LGBT community, as well as the cultural clashes they have to face. [...]

Theme Proposal

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History of LGBTQ Activism at NYU For my first topic, I plan to research the history of LGBTQ activism at NYU. I plan to use the University Archives for information about the founding of the [...]

Topic Proposal

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Topic 1: Sex Education in the United States I originally wanted to look at virginity in historical perspective: what is it? What counts as ‘losing your virginity’ and how does heteronormativity influence this topic? As [...]

Proposals – Velez

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Proposal One – Stonewall For my first proposal, I would like to trace two historical retellings of the events that happened at the Stonewall Riots on June 28th 1965. The first account I would like [...]