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Balance, Christine Bacareza. “On Drugs: The Production of Queer Filipino America through Intimate Acts of Belonging.” Women & Performance: A Journal of Feminist Theory 16.2 (2006): 269-81.

Balance, Christine Bacareza. “Notorious Kin: Filipino America Re-imagines Andrew Cunanan.” Journal of Asian American Studies 11.1 (2008): 87-106.

Bascara, Victor. “‘A Vaudeville Against Coconut Trees’: Colonialism, Contradiction, and Coming Out in Michael Magnaye’s White Christmas.” Q & A: Queer in Asian America. Ed. David L. Eng and Alice Y. Hom. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1998. 95-114.

Bascara, Victor. “‘Within Each Crack/A Story’: The Political Economy of Queering Filipino American Pasts.” East Main Street: Asian American Popular Culture. Ed. Shilpa Davé, LeiLani Nishime, and Tasha G. Oren. New York: New York University Press, 2005. 117-36.

Baytan, Ronald. “Sexuality, Ethnicity and Language: Exploring Chinese Filipino Male Homosexual Identity.” Culture, Health & Sexuality 2.4 (2000): 391-404.

Baytan, Ronald. “Bading na Bading: Evolving Identities in Philippine Cinema.” AsiaPacifiQueer: Rethinking Genders and Sexualities. Ed. Fran Martin, Peter A. Jackson, Mark McLelland, and Audrey Yue. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2008. 181-96.

Benedicto, Bobby. “The Haunting of Gay Manila: Global Space-Time and the Specter of Kabaklaan.” GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies 14.2-3 (2008): 317-38.

Benedicto, Bobby. “Desiring Sameness: Globalization, Agency, and the Filipino Gay Imaginary.” Journal of Homosexuality 55.2 (2008): 274-311.

Benedicto, Bobby. Under Bright Lights: Gay Manila and the Global SceneMinneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2014.

Cannell, Fenella. Power and Intimacy in the Christian Philippines. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999.

Capino, José B. Dream Factories of a Former Colony: American Fantasies, Philippine Cinema. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2010.

Catalan, Cristobal. “Reconstructing the Filipino Homosexual: Landscapes of Resistance, Identity and the Global in Filipino Cinema: Bathhouse and Ang Lalake sa Parola.” South East Asia Research 18.1 (2010): 67-104.

Collins, Dana. “Identity, Mobility, and Urban Place-making: Exploring Gay Life in Manila.” Gender & Society 19.2 (2005): 180-198.

Collins, Dana. “When Sex Work Isn’t ‘Work’: Hospitality, Gay Life, and the Production of Desiring Labor.” Tourist Studies 7.2 (2007): 115-39.

Cruz, Jhoanna Lynn B. “Writing Lesbian, Lesbian Writing: As a Struggling Lesbian Writer, Where Shall I Find a Literary Mother?” Bulatlat 5.4 (2005),

Deocampo, Nick. “Homosexuality as Dissent/Cinema as Subversion: Articulating Gay Consciousness in the Philippines.” Queer Looks: Pespectives on Lesiban and Gay Film and Video. Ed. Martha Gever, Pratibha Parmar, and John Greyson. New York: Routledge, 1993. 395-402.

Eviota, Elizabeth U. Sex and Gender in Philippine Society: A Discussion of Issues on the Relations between Women and Men. Manila: National Commission on the Role of Filipino Women, 1994.

Fajardo, Kale Bantigue. “Transportation: Translating Filipino and Filipino American Tomboy Masculinities through Global Migration and Seafaring.” GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies 14.2-3 (2008): 403-24.

Fajardo, Kale Bantigue. Filipino Crosscurrents: Oceanographies of Seafaring, Masculinities, and Globalization. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2011.

Fleras, Jomar. “Reclaiming Our Historic Rights: Gays and Lesbians in the Philippines.” The Third Pink Book: A Global View of Lesbian and Gay Liberation. Ed. A. Hendriks, R. Tielman, and E. van der Veer. Buffalo, NY: Prometheus, 1993. 66-79.

Flores, Patrick D. “Bodies of Work: Sexual Circulations in Philippine Cinema.” Humanities Diliman 1.1 (2000): 54-68.

Garcia, J. Neil C. Philippine Gay Culture: The Last Thirty Years. Quezon City: University of the Philippines Press, 1996.

Garcia, J. Neil C. Closet Queeries. Pasig City: Anvil, 1997.

Garcia, J. Neil C. Slip/pages: Essays in Philippine Gay Criticism (1991-1996). Manila: De La Salle University Press, 1998.

Garcia, J. Neil C. “Performativity, the Bakla, and the Orientalizing Gaze.” Inter-Asia Cultural Studies 1.2 (2000): 265-81.

Garcia, J. Neil C. Performing the Self: Occasional Prose. Quezon City: University of the Philippines Press, 2003.

Garcia, J. Neil C. “Villa, Montano, Perez: Postcoloniality and Gay Liberation in the Philippines.” AsiaPacifiQueer: Rethinking Genders and Sexualities. Ed. Fran Martin, Peter A. Jackson, Mark McLelland, and Audrey Yue. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2008. 163-80.

Garcia, J. Neil C. Philippine Gay Culture: Binabae to Bakla, Silahis to MSM. Hong Kong University Press, in association with The University of the Philippines Press, 2009.

Harris, Virginia R., and Trinity A. Ordona. “Developing Unity Among Women of Color: Crossing the Barriers of Internalized Racism and Cross-Racial Hostility.” Making Face, Making Soul/Haciendo Caras: Creative and Critical Perspectives by Women of Color. Ed. Gloria Anzaldúa. San Francisco: Aunt Lute, 1990. 304-16.

Isaac, Allan Punzalan. American Tropics: Articulating Filipino America. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2006.

Johnson, Mark. Beauty and Power: Transgendering and Cultural Transformation in the Southern Philippines. Oxford: Berg, 1997.

Johnson, Mark. “Global Desirings and Translocal Loves: Transgendering and Same-Sex Sexualities in the Southern Philippines.” American Ethnologist 25.4 (1998): 695-711.

Johnson, Mark. “Living Like Men, Loving Like Women: Tomboi in the Southern Philippines.” Changing Sex and Bending Gender. Ed. Alison Shaw and Shirley Ardener. New York: Berghahn Books, 2005. 85-102.

Klein, Ronald D. “Markova: Wartime Comfort Gay in the Philippines: An Interview with Walter Dempster, Jr.” Intersections: Gender, History and Culture in the Asian Context no. 13 (August 2006),

Lee, Romeo B. “Psychosocial Contexts of the Homosexuality of Filipino Men in Heterosexual Unions.” Journal of Homosexuality 42.4 (2002): 35-63.

Manalansan, Martin F., IV. “(Re)locating the Gay Filipino: Resistance, Postcolonialism and Identity.” Journal of Homosexuality 26.2-3 (1993): 53-73.

Manalansan, Martin F., IV. “Searching for Community: Filipino Gay Men in New York.” Amerasia Journal 20.1 (1994): 59-73.

Manalansan, Martin F., IV. “In the Shadows of  Stonewall: Examining Gay Transnational Politics and the Diasporic Dilemma.” GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies 2.4 (1994): 425-38.

Manalansan, Martin F., IV. “Disorienting the Body: Locating Symbolic Resistance among Filipino Gay Men.” positions: east asia cultures critique 2.1 (1994): 73-90.

Manalansan, Martin F., IV. “Speaking of AIDS: Language and the Filipino ‘Gay’ Experience in America.” Discrepant Histories: Translocal Essays on Filipino Cultures. Ed. Vicente L. Rafael. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1995.

Manalansan, Martin F., IV. “Dissecting Desire: Symbolic Domination and Strategies of Resistance among Filipino Gay Men in New York.” Privileging Positions: The Sites of Asian American Studies. Ed. Gary Y. Okihiro, Marilyn Alquizola, Dorothy Fujita Rony, and K. Scott Wong. Pullman: Washington State University Press, 1995. 291-300.

Manalansan, Martin F., IV. “‘Performing’ the Filipino Gay Experiences in America: Linguistic Strategies in a Transnational Context.” Beyond the Lavender Lexicon: Authenticity, Imagination, and Appropriation in Lesbian and Gay Languages. Ed. William L. Leap Luxembourg: Gordon and Breach, 1995. 249-266.

Manalansan, Martin F., IV. “In the Frontiers of Narrative: Mapping Filipino Gay Men’s Lives in the U.S.” Filipino Americans: Transformation and Identity. Ed. Maria P. P. Root. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, 1997. 247-256.

Manalansan, Martin F., IV. “Land of the Mourning: AIDS, Memory and Community in the Filipino Diaspora.” Fil-Am: Filipino American Experience. Ed. Alfredo Yuson. Manila: Publico, 1999. 217-218.

Manalansan, Martin F., IV. “Diasporic Deviants/Divas: How Filipino Gay Transmigrants ‘Play with the World.’” Queer Diasporas. Ed. Cindy Patton and Benigno Sánchez-Eppler. Durham: Duke University Press, 2000. 183-203.

Manalansan, Martin F., IV. “Biyuti in Everyday Life: Performance, Citizenship, and Survival among Filipinos in the United States.” Orientations: Mapping Studies in the Asian Diaspora. Ed. Kandice Chuh and Karen Shimakawa. Durham: Duke University Press, 2001. 153-171.

Manalansan, Martin F., IV. Global Divas: Filipino Gay Men in the Diaspora. Durham: Duke University Press, 2003.

Manalansan, Martin F., IV. “Migrancy, Modernity, Mobility.” Queer Migrations: Sexuality, U.S. Citizenship, and Border Crossings. Ed. Eithne Luibheid and Lionel Cantu. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2004. 146-160.

Manalansan, Martin F., IV. “Queer Intersections: Sexuality and Gender in Migration Studies.” International Migration Review 40.1 (2006): 224-49.

Manalansan, Martin F., IV. “Queering the Chain of Care Paradigm.” “Borders on Belonging: Gender and Immigration,” ed. Neferti Tadiar. Special issue of S&F Online 6.3 (2008),

Mangaoang, Gil. “From the 1970s to the 1990s: Perspective of a Gay Filipino American Activist.” Asian American Sexualities. Ed. Russell Leong. New York: Routledge, 1996. 101-11.

Marin, Malu. “Stolen Strands: The In and Out Lives of Lesbians in the Philippines.” Amazon to Zami: Towards a Global Lesbian Feminism. Ed. Monika Reinfelder. London: Cassell, 1996. 30-55.

Marin, Malu S. “Philippines.” Unspoken Rules: Sexual Orientation and Women’s Human Rights. Ed. Rachel Rosenbloom. London: Cassell, 1996.

Mathews, Paul W. Male Prostitution: Two Monographs. Sydney: Australian Book Company and Distributors, 1987.

Mendoza, Victor. “A Queer Nomadology of Jessica Hagedorn’s Dogeaters.” American Literature 77.4 (2005): 815-45.

Mendoza, Victor Roman. “Little Brown Students and the Homoerotics of ‘White Love.’” Genre 39.4 (2006): 65-83.

Mendoza, Victor Román. Metroimperial Intimacies: Fantasy, Racial-Sexual Governance, and the Philippines in U.S. Imperialism, 1899-1913. Durham: Duke University Press, 2015.

Ordona, Trinity A. “The Challenges Facing Asian and Pacific Islander Lesbian and Bisexual Women in the U.S.: Coming Out, Coming Together, Moving Forward.” The Very Inside: An Anthology of Writing by Asian and Pacific Islander Lesbian and Bisexual Women. Ed. Sharon Lim-Hing. Toronto: Sister Vision Press, 1994. 384-90.

Ordona, Trinity A. “Cross-Racial Hostility and Inter-Racial Conflict: Stories to Tell, Lessons to Learn.” The Very Inside: An Anthology of Writing by Asian and Pacific Islander Lesbian and Bisexual Women. Ed. Sharon Lim-Hing. Toronto: Sister Vision Press, 1994. 391-97.

Ordona, Trinity A. “Asian Lesbians in San Francisco: Struggles to Create a Safe Space, 1970s-1980s.” Asian/Pacific Islander American Women: A Historical Anthology. Ed. Shirley Hune and Gail M. Nomura. New York: New York University Press, 2003. 319-34.

Ponce, Martin Joseph. “Framing the Filipino Diaspora: Gender, Sexuality, and the Politics of Criticism.” Philippine Studies 56.1 (2008): 77-101.

Ponce, Martin Joseph. Beyond the Nation: Diasporic Filipino Literature and Queer Reading. New York: New York University Press, 2012.

See, Sarita Echavez. The Decolonized Eye: Filipino American Art and Performance. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2009.

Tadiar, Neferti Xina M. Fantasy-Production: Sexual Economies and Other Philippine Consequences for the New World Order. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2003.

Tadiar, Neferti X. M. Things Fall Away: Philippine Historical Experience and the Makings of Globalization. Durham: Duke University Press, 2009.

Tadiar, Neferti. “If Not Mere Metaphor . . . Sexual Economies Reconsidered.” “Toward a Vision of Sexual and Economic Justice,” ed. Kate Bedford and Janet R. Jakobsen. Special issue of S&F Online 7.3 (2009),

Tan, Michael L. “Survival Through Pluralism: Emerging Gay Communities in the Philippines.”  Gay and Lesbian Asia: Culture, Identity, Community. Ed. Gerard Sullivan and Peter A. Jackson. New York: Harrington Park Press, 2001. 117-42.

Tan, Michael. “From Bakla to Gay: Shifting Gender Identities and Sexual Behaviors in the Philippines.” Conceiving Sexuality: Approaches to Sex Research in a Postmodern World. Ed. John G. Parker and John H. Gagnon. New York: Routledge, 1995.

Tan, Michael L. “Walking the Tightrope: Sexual Risk and Male Sex Work in the Philippines.” Men Who Sell Sex: International Perspectives on Male Prostitution and AIDS. Ed. Peter Aggleton. London: University College London Press, 1999. 241-62.

Tolentino, Rolando B. “Transvestites and Transgressions: Panggagaya in Philippine Gay Cinema.” Journal of Homosexuality 39.3-4 (2000): 325-37.

Tolentino, Rolando. “National Bodies and Sexualities.” Philippine Studies 48.1 (2000): 53-79.

Tolentino, Rolando B. “Mattering National Bodies and Sexualities: Corporeal Contest in Marcos and Brocka.” Violence and the Body: Race, Gender, and the State. Ed. Arturo J. Aldama. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2003. 113-33.

Tolentino, Rolando B. “Macho Dancing, the Feminization of Labor, and Neoliberalism in the Philippines.” TDR: The Drama Review 53.2 (2009): 77-89.

Villar, Giney. “Philippines.” Lesbian Histories and Cultures: An Encyclopedia. Ed. Bonnie Zimmerman. New York: Garland, 2000. 584-85.

Whitam, Frederick, and Robin Mathy. Male Homosexuality in Four Societies. New York: Praeger, 1986.

Whitam, Frederick L., Christopher Daskalos, Curt G. Sobolewski, and Peter Padilla. “The Emergence of Lesbian Sexuality and Identity Cross-Culturally: Brazil, Peru, the Philippines, and the United States.” Archives of Sexual Behavior 27.1 (February 1998): 31-56.

Yambao, Clod Marlan Krister V. “Phallonoptic Malate: A Critical Gaze at Space, Visual Culture and Performance in the Streets of Orosa and Bocobo, Malate, Manila.” Humanities Diliman 6.1-2 (2009): 21-56.

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