[Journal] “Two Spirits, Nadleeh,” and LGBTQ2 Navajo Gaze

[Journal] “Two Spirits, Nadleeh,” and LGBTQ2 Navajo Gaze

Gabrielestrada
In the article, Two Spirits, Nadleeh, and Navajo LGBTQ2 Gaze, Gabriel Estrada cites NativeOUT and states, “This article compares four Navajo lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and two-spirit (LGBTQ2) films. It emphasizes cinematic gaze, anti-LGBTQ2 violence, Navajo transgender women, Navajo cosmology, Native lesbian feminism, and two-spirit community activism.”  

Gabriel S. Estrada  teaches American Indian gender, history, and literature and is the author of “Two Spirit Film Criticism: Fancydancing with Imitates Dog, Desjarlais and Alexie in Post Script.  His matrilineages are Chiricahua Apache, Raramuri, Caxcan Nahua, and Chicana.

Citation:Estrada, Gabriel S. 2011. “Two Spirits, Nádleeh, and LGBTQ2 Navajo Gaze.” American Indian
Culture and Research Journal 35(4):167-190.