ERIC Number: EJ958582
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2012
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 2
Country Queers: Queer Youth and the Politics of Rural America
Greteman, Adam J.
Journal of LGBT Youth, v9 n1 p63-66 2012
Exploring the lives of rural lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) youth and their identity work, Mary Gray's "Out in the Country: Youth, Media, and Queer Visibility in Rural America" offers one of the first ethnographic studies of queer rural life in the United States and their use of new media. Throughout, Gray provides various case studies centered on her participants involvement with LGBT politics and media in their rural Kentucky homes and how rural LGBT politics disrupts urban LGBT politics.
Descriptors: Ethnography, Rural Areas, Homosexuality, Political Issues, Case Studies, Mass Media, Urban Areas, Social Attitudes, Rural Urban Differences
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Kentucky; United States