TIE Preview of Upcoming Reads in Queer Studies, 2024

As part of our mission to highlight issues pertaining to equity, diversity, and inclusion, Toward Inclusive Excellence is launching a new feature compiling forthcoming books on relevant topics. To commemorate Pride Month, the first iteration of our new feature, published exclusively under TIE, highlights soon-to-be-released books on queer and LGBTQ+ studies.


All Y’all: Queering Southernness in US Fiction, 1980–2020, by Heidi Siegrist. North Carolina, Oct. 2024. ISBN 9781469682808 $99.00; pbk ISBN 9781469682815 $27.95; ebook ISBN 9781469682822 $19.99

Blood Loss: A Love Story of AIDS, Activism, and Art, by Keiko Lane. Duke, Sep. 2024e. ISBN 9781478026556 $102.95e; pbk ISBN 9781478030799 $26.95e; ebook ISBN 9781478059783 $102.95e

Class, Identity, and Finding the Right Wine in Schitt’s Creek: A Place to Love, ed. by Kellie Deys, James Deys, and Nikki Anderson. Lexington Books, May 2024. ISBN 9781666927597 $105.00; ebook ISBN 9781666927603 $45.00

Consent for Medical Treatment of Trans Youth, by Steph Jowett. Cambridge, Oct. 2024e. ISBN 9781316514207 $110.00e; pbk ISBN 9781009077958 $39.99; ebook ISBN 9781009085489 $110.00

Detachable Penis: A Queer Legal Saga, by Sam Elkin. Wilfrid Laurier, May 2024. pbk ISBN 9781771126656 $24.99; ebook ISBN 9781771126656 $14.99

Double Vision: The Cinema of Robert Beavers, by Rebekah Rutkoff. MIT, Aug. 2024. ISBN 9780262048767 $39.95

cover of the book "Drag as Marketplace"

Drag as Marketplace: Contemporary Cultures, Identities and Business, ed. by Mikko Laamanen, et al. Bristol, Nov. 2024e. ISBN 9781529237443 $120.00e; ebook ISBN 9781529237467 $41.99e

The Essential Jill Johnston Reader, by Jill Johnston, ed. by Clare Croft. Duke, Oct. 2024e. ISBN 9781478026679 $104.95e; pbk ISBN 9781478030904 $27.95e; ebook ISBN 9781478059943 $104.95e

Esther Pressoir: A Modern Woman’s Painter, by Suzanne Scanlan. Lund Humphries, May 2024e. ISBN 9781848226005 $44.99

Feel Secure in Yourself: A Guidebook for LGBTQIA+ People and Those with a Different Label or No Label, ed. by A. Lee Beckstead et al. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781538190401 $85.00; pbk ISBN 9781538190418 $35.00; ebook ISBN 9781538190425 $33.00

Feminism against Cisness, by Cameron Awkward-Rich et al, ed. by Emma Heaney. Duke, May 2024e. ISBN 9781478026228 $104.95e; pbk ISBN 9781478030454 $27.95e; ebook ISBN 9781478059431 $104.95e

The Gender Möbius Strip: Gender Dysphoria and Euphoria, by Shoshana Rosenberg, Damien Riggs, and Salem Skelton. Palgrave Macmillan, Oct. 2024e. ISBN not yet set $44.99e; ebook ISBN not yet set $44.99e

The Gendered and Sexual Lives of South African Youth: Young People’s Stories of Identity, ed. by Floretta Boonzaier and Simone Peters. Lynne Rienner Publishers for Best Red, an imprint of HSRC Press, May 2024. pbk ISBN 9781928246640 $45.00

Glorious Bodies: Trans Theology and Renaissance Literature, by Colby Gordon. Chicago, Sep. 2024. ISBN 9780226834993 $115.00; pbk ISBN 9780226835006 $27.50e; ebook ISBN 9780226835013 $26.99

Good Pictures Are a Strong Weapon: Laura Gilpin, Queerness, and Navajo Sovereignty, by Louise Siddons. Minnesota, Oct. 2024. ISBN 9781517910723 $140.00; pbk ISBN 9781517910730 $34.95; ebook ISBN 9781452965222 $34.95

HIV, Sex and Sexuality in Later Life, ed. by Mark Henrickson et al. Policy Press, May 2024. pbk ISBN 9781447361961 $45.95

Hot Flash: How the Law Ignores Menopause and What We Can Do About It, by Emily Gold Waldman, Bridget J. Crawford, and Naomi R. Cahn. Stanford, Oct. 2024. ISBN 9781503636606 $28.00; ebook ISBN 9781503641563 $28.00

I Talk about It All the Time, by Camara Lundestad Joof, translated by Olivia Noble Gunn. Wisconsin, Jul. 2024. pbk ISBN 9780299348540 $18.95; ebook ISBN 9780299348588 $18.95

book cover of "Impossible Things"

The Importance of Being Furnished: Four Bachelors at Home, by R. Tripp Evans. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Jun. 2024. ISBN 9781538173954 $45.00; ebook ISBN 9781538173961 $42.50

Impossible Things, by Miller Oberman. Duke, Oct. 2024e. ISBN 9781478026860 $89.95e; pbk ISBN 9781478031093 $23.95e; ebook ISBN 9781478060086 $89.95e

Jill Johnston in Motion: Dance, Writing, and Lesbian Life, by Clare Croft. Duke, Oct. 2024e. ISBN 9781478026808 $104.95e; pbk ISBN 9781478031055 $27.95e; ebook ISBN 9781478060017 $104.95e

Later Life, Sex and Intimacy in the Majority World, ed. by Krystal Nandini Ghisyawan et al. Policy Press, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781447368410 $120.00; ebook ISBN 9781447368434 $41.99

Latinidad and Film: Queer and Feminist Cinema in the Americas, by Dania Abreu-Torres, Rosana Blanco-Cano, and Rita Urquijo-Ruiz. Palgrave Macmillan, Jun. 2024e. ISBN 9783031561177 $44.99e; pbk ISBN and price not yet set; ebook ISBN 9783031561184 price not yet set

Left Turns in Brown Study, by Sandra Ruiz. Duke, Aug. 2024e. ISBN 9781478025863 $94.95e; pbk ISBN 9781478030126 $24.95e; ebook ISBN 9781478059110 $94.95e

LGBTQ+ Educators in Catholic Schools: Embracing Synodality, Inclusion, and Justice, by Ish Ruiz. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers/Sheed & Ward, Sep. 2024. ISBN 9781538189627 $87.00; pbk ISBN 9781538189634 $28.00; ebook ISBN 9781538189641 $27.00

A Little Queer Natural History, by Josh L. Davis. Chicago, Oct. 2024. pbk ISBN 9780226837031 $16.00; ebook ISBN 9780226836829 $15.99

Mapping the Monosexual Imaginary: Bi+ Identity, Community, and Politics, by Lain A.B. Mathers. Lexington Books, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781666908800 $115.00; ebook ISBN 9781666908817 $50.00

Morally Straight: How the Fight for LGBTQ+ Inclusion Changed the Boy Scouts—and America, by Mike De Socio, ed. by Jessica Case. Pegasus Books, Jun. 2024. ISBN 9781639363858 $28.95; ebook ISBN 9781639366620 $17.99

book cover of "My Child Is Trans, Now What?"

My Child Is Trans, Now What?: A Joy-Centered Approach to Support, by Ben V. Greene. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, May 2024. ISBN 9781538186459 $26.95; ebook ISBN 9781538186466 $25.50 

The New Queer Gothic: Reading Queer Girls and Women in Contemporary Fiction and Film, by Robyn Ollett. Wales, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781837721382 $95.00

Not in My Gayborhood: Gay Neighborhoods and the Rise of the Vicarious Citizen, by Theodore Greene. Columbia, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9780231189880 $140.00; pbk ISBN 9780231189897 $32.00; ebook ISBN 9780231548601 $31.99

Pope Francis, Marriage, and Same-Sex Civil Unions: Foundations for the Organic Development of Catholic Sexual Doctrine, by Todd A. Salzman and Michael G. Lawler. Lexington Books, May 2024. ISBN 9781666949407 $115.00; ebook ISBN 9781666949414 $50.00

Queer Obscenity: Erotic Archives in Dictatorial Spain, by Javier Fernández-Galeano. Stanford, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781503638754 $110.00; pbk ISBN 9781503639508 $28.00; ebook ISBN 9781503639515 $28.00

Queer Thriving in Catholic Education: Going Beyond the Pastoral Paradigm for LGBTQ+ Inclusion, ed. by Sean Whittle and Seán Henry. Springer, May 2024e. ISBN 9789819703227 $139.99e; ebook ISBN 9789819703234 price not yet set

Queer-Affirming Pastoral Care, by Kerstin Söderblom. Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, Jun. 2024. pbk ISBN 9783525604601 $33.00

Queer/Muslim/Canadian: Identities, Experiences and Belonging, ed. by Momin Rahman and Maryam Khan. Palgrave Macmillan, Jun. 2024e. ISBN 9783031558399 $139.99e; pbk ISBN and price not yet set; ebook ISBN 9783031558405 price not yet set

Queering Kinship in the Mormon Cosmos, by Taylor G. Petrey. North Carolina, Oct. 2024. ISBN 9781469682693 $99.00; pbk ISBN 9781469682709 $27.95; ebook ISBN 9781469682716 $21.99

Queering Rehoboth Beach: Beyond the Boardwalk, by James T. Sears. Temple, May 2024. pbk ISBN 9781439923801 $30.00; ebook ISBN 9781439923818 $30.00

book cover of "Queering Reproductive Justice"

Queering Reproductive Justice: An Invitation, by Candace Bond-Theriault. Stanford, Aug. 2024. ISBN 9781503638716 $110.00; pbk ISBN 9781503639584 $28.00; ebook ISBN 9781503639591 $28.00

Rainbow Cattle Co.: Liberation, Inclusion, and the History of Gay Rodeo, by Nicholas Villanueva Jr. Nebraska, Oct. 2024. ISBN 9781496230195 $50.00; ebook ISBN 9781496241818 $50.00

Reference Shelf: Book Bans & Censorship. H.W. Wilson, Aug. 2024. pbk ISBN 9781637008973 $75.00

Reference Shelf: Reproductive Rights. H.W. Wilson, Oct. 2024. ISBN 9781637008997 price not yet set; pbk ISBN 9781637008980 $75.00

Relate to Others with Confidence: A Guidebook for LGBTQIA+ People and Those with a Different Label or No Label, ed. by A. Lee Beckstead et al. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781538190432 $85.00; pbk ISBN 9781538190449 $35.00; ebook ISBN 9781538190456 $33.00

Researching Hate as An Activist: Exploring LGBTQ+ Online Hate, Its Impacts and Our Responsibility To Respond, by Rachel Keighley. Palgrave Macmillan, Jul. 2024e. ISBN 9783031570889 $44.99e; ebook ISBN 9783031570896 price not yet set

Salem Health: Men’s Health. Salem Press, May 2024. ISBN 9781637007723 $275.00; ebook ISBN 9781637007730 $275.00

Sci-fi, Magick, Queer L.A.: Sexual Science and the Imagi-nation, by Joseph Hawkins et al, ed. by Alexis Bard Johnson and Kelly Filreis. Inventory Press/One Archive, Sep. 2024. ISBN 9781941753699 $35.00

The Sick Trans Person, by Evelyn Callahan. Policy Press, Sep. 2024. ISBN 9781447371106 $120.00; ebook ISBN 9781447371120 $41.99

Social Media and Your Mental Health. Salem Press and Grey House Publishing, Jun. 2024. ISBN 9798891790698 $165.00; ebook ISBN 9798891790704 $165.00

Survival of a Perverse Nation: Morality and Queer Possibility in Armenia, by Tamar Shirinian. Duke, Nov. 2024e. ISBN 9781478031116 $107.95e; pbk ISBN 9781478031116 $28.95e; ebook ISBN 9781478060109 $107.95e

This Morning, This Evening, So Soon: James Baldwin and the Voices of Queer Resistance, by James Baldwin, ed. by Hilton Als and Rhea Coombs. Museu de Arte de São Paulo/KMEC Books, Aug. 2024e. pbk ISBN 9781636811321 $34.95

book cover of "Trans and Gender Diverse Ageing in Care Contexts"

Trans and Gender Diverse Ageing in Care Contexts, ed. by Michael Toze, Paul Willis, and Trish Hafford-Letchfield. Policy Press, Jul. 2024. ISBN 9781447370017 $120.00; pbk ISBN 9781447370024 $41.99; ebook ISBN 9781447370031 $41.99

Trans Philosophy, ed. by Perry Zurn et al. Minnesota, Sep. 2024. ISBN 9781517917036 $120.00; pbk ISBN 9781517917043 $29.95; ebook ISBN 9781452972183 $29.95

Unsettling Queer Anthropology: Foundations, Reorientations, and Departures, by Savannah Shange et al, ed. by Margot Weiss. Duke, May 2024e. ISBN 9781478026150 $109.95e; pbk ISBN 9781478030386 $29.95e; ebook ISBN 9781478059400 $109.95e

When Monsters Speak: A Susan Stryker Reader, by Susan Stryker, ed. by McKenzie Wark. Duke, Jul. 2024e. ISBN 9781478026259 $99.95e; pbk ISBN 9781478030478 $25.95e; ebook ISBN 9781478059462 $99.95e


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