An Archive of Queer Melancholia

The Fall 2019 Archive

Below is a compilation of personal reflections on an array of cultural artifacts and their relations to the concepts of queerness, melancholia, and more by the students of Hunter College’s English 251 course, “Queer Melancholia.”

Call Me By Your Name (2007)
Muxe: Mexico’s Third Gender (2013)

Prayers for Bobby (2009)
Stone Butch Blues (1993)
Pariah (2011)
Esperanza Rising (2000)
But I’m a Cheerleader (2000)

Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
120 Battements par Minute (2017)
Life is Strange (2015)

Nightwood (1936)
Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers: A History of Lesbian Life in Twentieth-Century America (1991)

Euphoria (2019)
Andi Mack (2017-2019)
Moonlight (2016)

Battle Royale (1999)