RELATIONS BETWEEN GENDER AND SEXUALITY

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Surname: 1 Name: Instructor: Date: Course: The relationship between Gender and Sexuality. The essay discusses the conceptualizations of distinctiveness between the relations of gender and sexuality so as to acquire a better understanding of how these personalities refer to the connections between sex and their non-normative sexuality. This relationship bases on some components which include queer theory, heterosexuality, homosexuality, gender, and feminist theory. Whereby gender refers to socio-cultural portent or biological sex of a person, such as one's femininity or masculinity while sexuality implies the interest or concern in sexual potency and attraction. This approach, therefore, brings about solutions to the issues associated with the understanding that sexuality is connected to gender. The relation gendered-sexuality is based on queer theory and performance discussion that brings an understanding relating to sexuality, gender, and performance. Whereby the word queer in the United States would be used at times to refer to gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, sexual perverts and transgender. However in the urban sexual cultures in the United States, the word queer has been connected to sexual activities and identities. In New York, the male activists who called themselves queer always referred to the “men
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