"Never let your oppressor define you" [follow this link to find a short clip and analysis that explores how to talk about queer theory outside the classroom: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/1/post/2012/06/queering-the-folk.html]
How do you talk about queer theory outside of the queer studies classroom? Check out how these students tackle the problem of communicating queer theory to "lay" audiences: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/videos/queering-the-folk
"We aren't your fantasy. We're our reality." [follow this link to find a short clip and analysis that explores how to talk about queer theory outside the classroom] Created by artist Daniel Arzola (@Arzola_d), "I’m Not a Joke" (No Soy Tu Chiste) is a campaign spreading awareness for the LGBTI community through art and design. The campaign is a reaction to the recent violent acts against the LGBTI community in Venezuela.
QUEER THEORY/ORIGIN: Queer theory has been used to analyze many texts in which characters do not assimilate to social norms. EXPLANATION: Analyzation through the lens focusing on "in betweens". EXAMPLE: Many can think of some certain characters in literature as "in betweens" not fitting into a single category of, say male/female.