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LGBT Invisibility and Heteronormativity in ELT Materials

  • John Gray

Abstract

In a newspaper article published in 2012, the writer and journalist Owen Jones concluded his assessment of the evolving legal landscape surrounding homosexuality and changing social attitudes in the UK as follows:

Thanks to the struggle of gay people, the law no longer writes us off as lesser human beings. It’s a tremendous accomplishment that was achieved at great cost. But the struggle for ‘normalisation’ — to be gay without anyone even raising an eyebrow — may have decades to go.

(Jones, 2012)

Keywords

Internal Homophobia Civil Partnership Compulsory Heterosexuality Representational Practice Homophobic Bully 
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© John Gray 2013

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