Bobby Noble

for coming to Crossroads 2012!

Dr. Bobby Noble est professeur associé en Sexuality Studies, Gender Studies et Cultural Studies, dans les départements d'Anglais, de Sexuality Studies, de Sexuality and Women's Studies et de la School of Gender de l'Université York (Toronto, Canada). Il est le principal chercheur impliqué dans un projet d'étude canadien portant sur la pornographie féministe : le Feminist Porn Archive and Research Project (2011-2014), la première étude de ce type à recevoir le soutien financier du Social Science and Humanities Research Council, lui-même financé par le gouvernement canadien. Ses travaux les plus récents explorent la régulation de la citoyenneté transgenre via les catégories de sexe présentes sur les passeports.


Ouvrages :

  • 2006, Sons of the Movement: FtM’s Risking Incoherence in a Post-Queer Cultural Landscape, Women’s Press.
  • 2004, Masculinities Without Men?, University of British Columbia Press.
  • co-editor, 2003,The Drag King Anthology, Harrington Press.

Récents chapitres d'ouvrages :

  • 2009, Strange Sisters and Odd(er) Fellows: Trans Activisms as Anti-Racist Pedagogy”, in Margo Okazawa-Rey and Julia Sudbury (eds.), Activist Scholarship: Social Movements and Emancipatory Knowledge, Paradigm Publishers, pp. 149-168.
  • 2009, “Strange Sisters and Funny Boys In No Man’s Land: Still Thinking Sex Twenty-Six Years Later”, in Nancy Mandell (ed.),Feminist Issues: Race, Class and Sexuality. Fifth Edition,Pearson Education, pp. 110 – 130.
  • 2009, “Making It Like a Drag King: Female to Male Masculinities and the Trans Cultures of Boyhood” in Noreen Giffney and Michael O’Rourke (eds), Critical InQueery. The AshgateResearch Companion to Queer Theory, Ashgate, pp.144- 169.
  • 2007, “Queer as Box: The Dildo Debates and Lesbian Representational Politics on Queer as Folk”, in Merri Lisa Johnson (ed),Jane Puts It In a Box: Third Wave Feminist Television Studies, I. B. Tauris/Palgrave/MacMillan, Ltd.
  • 2007, “Refusing To Make Sense: Mapping the In-Coherences of Trans”, The Journal Of Lesbian Studies, Special Issue: Lesbian Studies in the 21st Century, Vol. 11, n°1/2 and 3/4, pp. 167-175.
  • 2006, “ ‘Trans?’ ‘Butch?’ ‘Man?’: On the Political Necessities of Trans In-Coherence”, in Jay Sennett (ed.), Self-Organizing Men: Conscious Masculinities in Time and Space, Homofactus Press.
  • 2006, “Our Bodies are Not Ourselves: Tranny Guys and the Racialized Class Politics of Embodiment” in Krista Scott-Dixon (ed.), Trans-Forming Feminisms, Sumach Press.

Travaux à paraître :

  • (à paraître, 2011) “Gender Panicked: Trans Disciplined. Meditations on Feminist Fundamentalism”, in Diane Lichtenstein, Catherine Orr, Ann Braithwaite (eds.),Locating Women’s Studies, Routledge.
  • (à paraître, 2011), “Does Masculinity have a Race? Queering White Masculinities” in Nelson M. Rodriguez and John Landreau (eds.), Queer Masculinities: A Critical Reader In Education, Explorations of Educational Purposes.
  • (à paraître, Printemps-été 2011), “Boy to the Power of Three: Toronto’s Drag Kings”, in Ken Moffatt (ed.),Act Like a Man: Masculinities in Toronto, 1950-2008, Wilfred Laurier University Press, pp. 468-480.
  • (à paraître, été 2011), “ ‘My Own Set of Keys’: Meditations on Transgender. Scholarship. Belonging” (Review Essay) in Feminist Studies.
  • (à paraître, 2011), “Beyond Bodies / After Borders: Female-to-Male Transgender Subjectivities and the Unruliness of Trans Embodiment” in Anne Enke (ed.), Gender/Trans/Gender: Transfeminist Perspectives Within and Beyond Gender Studies, Temple University Press.