Articles by Olimpia Burchiellaro

November 7, 2023

🎭 How capitalism co-opted difference and why we need to take it back

Olimpia Burchiellaro
We are living in a new era of diversity-friendly corporations. These corporations are co-opting difference to wash over the violences of capitalism. Olimpia Burchiellaro argues that only by reconnecting identity struggles to questions of economic justice will we engender democratic transformations
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Olimpia Burchiellaro
Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellow, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Westminster

Olimpia is an anthropologist of gender/sexuality, queer politics and political economy.

She has published work in journals including Sexualities, Gender, Work & Organization and Organization Studies.

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She tweets @ph_dyke

The Gentrification of Queer Activism Diversity Politics and the Promise of Inclusion in London By Olimpia Burchiellaro

The Gentrification of Queer Activism
Bristol University Press, 2023

Offers a critique of the closure of queer spaces and the ways in which diversity politics works to gentrify queerness in London.

The Loop

Cutting-edge analysis showcasing the work of the political science discipline at its best.
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