Exhibitions Schedule

Baby, You're My Religion
Viewing 1950's Butch Femme Sexual Practice
The Butch Woman Inside James Dean

Thomas Demand. Room (Zimmer). 1996

Publications and Articles

Articles Published

2012 Baby, You Are My Religion:Women, Gay Bars and Theology before Stonewall,(book) New York/London, UK: Equinox Press, forthcoming 2013 (editor, Lisa Isherwood: Queering Theology Series)

2010 “An Articulation of a Theology of the Body for Queer Theory" Chapter 11, Women and Christianity in the World, editors Karen Jo Torjesen, and Cheryl Kirk-Duggan, Greenwood Praeger, 2010, pp. 225-246

2009 “The Butch Woman Inside James Dean,” Controversies in Contextual Theology: Trans/Formations, editors Marcella Althaus-Reid and Lisa Isherwood, SCM-Canterbury Press, 2009, pp.105-126 Buy It Now.

2007 “From The Big O Collection,” Viz Inter-Arts Event: A Trans-Genre Anthology, editor Roxanne Power Hamilton, Santa Cruz, CA; University Of CA, Santa Cruz, 2007, p. 162 Buy It Now.

2005 “Pandora’s Gauntlet - Curiosity Enough to Care and Hope Enough to Question,” Gay Catholic Priests and Clerical Sexual Misconduct: Breaking the Silence, editors Donald L. Boisvert and Robert E. Goss, NY: Hayworth Press, 2005, pp. 141-149 Buy It Now.

2004 “The Necessity for Fiction in Resurrecting Queer Lineage: Sor Juana’s Second Dream,” The Sexual Theologian: Essays on Sex, God and Politics, editors Marcella Althaus-Reid and Lisa Isherwood, London/ New York: Continuum Press, 2004, pp. 16-25 Buy It Now.

2004 “A Theology of Corporeality Embodied in the Butch Femme Bar Culture of the 1950's and 1960’s," Feminist Theology: The Journal of the Britain and Ireland School of Feminist Theology, January 2004, FT 12.2, pp. 168-186, also part of Commemorative Anthology

2003 “The Butch Woman Inside James Dean” Sexualities, Vol. 6, No. , August/November, 2003, pp. 443-458

2003 “Viewing 1950's Butch-Femme Sexual Practice as Possibly Practicing Religion/ Religious Practice,” Theology and Sexuality: The Journal of the Centre for the Study of Christianity and Sexuality, Vol. 10.1 September 2003, pp. 40-57

Encyclopedia Entries

2008 “Nuns,” entry for Encyclopedia of Gender and Society, editor Jodi A. O’Brien, Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 2008, pp. 614-615

2008 “Judith of the Bible,” biographical profile entry for Encyclopedia of Women in World History, editor Judith Tucker, New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2008



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