Mobile Desires: The Politics and Erotics of Mobility Justice

  • Liz Montegary
  • Melissa Autumn White

Part of the Mobility & Politics book series (MPP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. The Politics and Erotics of Mobility Justice: An Introduction

    1. Liz Montegary, Melissa Autumn White
      Pages 1-14
  3. Securing Spaces, Im/mobilizing Desires

  4. The Unfreedom of Mobility

  5. Aesthetic and Affective Resistances

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 80-80
    2. Melissa Autumn White, Liz Montegary
      Pages 81-93
    3. Anne-Marie D’Aoust
      Pages 94-107
  6. Afterword: Mobile Desires

    1. Caren Kaplan
      Pages 122-127
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 128-151

About this book


This book combines mobilities research with feminist and queer studies offering new perspectives on mobility justice. It foregrounds academic, activist, and artistic work revealing state-sponsored strategies for managing the mobility of people as mechanisms for aligning erotic and political desires with capitalist and nationalist interests.


Mobility mobilities studies mobility justice feminism queer transgender desire affect erotics race class gender sexuality transnational feminism Asylum mobility Queer Studies women

Editors and affiliations

  • Liz Montegary
    • 1
  • Melissa Autumn White
    • 2
  1. 1.Stony Brook UniversityUSA
  2. 2.Hobart and William Smith CollegesUSA

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