Footprints of a Queer History: Life-Stories from Gujarat


Author: Maya Sharma

9789382579359 | PB | pp. 374 | 2022 | Yoda Press

Footprints of a Queer History: Life-Stories from Gujarat by Maya Sharma captures the voices of the queer people from Sabrang and other activists in Vikalp.

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Footprints of a Queer History is a simple narrative of queer stories marked by personal journeys, political consciousness, socio-legal struggles, friendships, and love; it puts on record, within the larger historical backdrop, our humdrum and unexceptional acts of everyday-living that are pierced with the pain of stigma and silence. Stories capture the voices of the marginalized, the rarely heard, and only stories can truly and fully capture their day-to-day reality. They transcend the limitations of defining human experiences and show the impossibility of telling the whole truth, arousing the imagination for that un-tellable tale and leaving room for the inarticulate to attempt those spillages of reality that can only be sensed. As you turn the pages in this book, you can hear the untold and the unstated in the stories—both unique and universal, you may find footprints that echo some parts of your journey in everydayness of our human lives.

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