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Semi QueerStories of Trans, Gay, and Black Truck Drivers$
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Anne Balay

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9781469647098

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: May 2019

DOI: 10.5149/northcarolina/9781469647098.001.0001

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Rolling: Draggin’ Ass

Rolling: Draggin’ Ass

Persistence and Endurance Are Working-Class Values

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Semi Queer

Anne Balay

University of North Carolina Press

Truckers take pride in surviving the challenges and exhaustion of trucking work. The job and its culture are dangerous and risky, with rape a frequent occurrence and loneliness a given. Persisting through this is a source of working-class identity.

Keywords:   stress, rape, sexual harassment, workplace harassment, female masculinity, pride in survival

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