CHOSEN FAMILY

The Queer Innovation Of A Family Based On Choice And Necessity

The Queer Innovation Of A Family Based On Choice And Necessity

Disenfranchisement and marginalization have historically forced QTPoC folks to approach family making and navigating the economic and political realities of the societies they exist in a radically different way. A reconceptualization of marriage and family, legally and socially, should reflect the dynamic variations in family making and kinship. A household is not always merely just people living under one roof.