Queer valley: Stories of culture and resistance along the lower Rio Grande Valley

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Institution: Texas Tech University
Year: 2016
Keywords: lgbt history; queer history; texas history; Latino history; social history
Posted: 02/05/2017
Record ID: 2080713
Full text PDF: http://hdl.handle.net/2346/68108


This thesis chronicles the queer history of the lower Rio Grande Valley in Texas from the 1970s-1980s and the history of recent actions of LGBT activists, and argues that the queer experiences of the Valley alters our perceptions of the queer narrative. Advisors/Committee Members: Willett, Julie (advisor), Skidmore, Emily (committee member), McBee, Randy (committee member).