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Sexual politics and the Eurovision Song Contest
  In this post I would like to draw readers’ attention to the issue of how Eurovision is entangled with sexual politics in the new EUrope: how it sometimes is used as the marker of gay rights and freedoms vs. homophobia, as a rainbow-coloured symbol of difference between the ‘West’ and the ‘East’ of Europe.

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  • Date:

    28 April 2014

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  • Publisher

    University of East Anglia

  • Funders:

    Historic Funder (pre-Worktribe)


Kulpa, R. (2014). Sexual politics and the Eurovision Song Contest.



Eurovision; sexual politics; occidentalism; leveraged pedagogy; LGBT; Central and Eastern Europe; West

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