Display Work: Lesbian Parent Couples and Their Families of Origin Negotiating New Kin Relationships

Display Work: Lesbian Parent Couples and Their Families of Origin Negotiating New Kin Relationships

The article examines neglected aspects of coming out that arise for LBQ parents and for their families of origin and considers the ways in which these forms of coming out resonate with the concept of display work.

Author: Kathryn Almack Source: Sage Publications Journal: Sociology Journal Details: Vol: 42 Issue: 6, pages 1183 - 1199 Origin Country: United Kingdom Publish Date: 2008 Publication City: London Languages: .Resource Type: , .Resource Topics: .Target Audiences: , . Last Modified: 2009-08-12

The article examines neglected aspects of coming out that arise for LBQ parents and for their families of origin and considers the ways in which these forms of coming out resonate with the concept of display work.