Download e-book for iPad: After Sex?: On Writing since Queer Theory (Series Q) by Jonathan Goldberg,Michael Moon,Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick,Janet

By Jonathan Goldberg,Michael Moon,Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick,Janet Halley,Andrew Parker

ISBN-10: 0822348861

ISBN-13: 9780822348863

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Since queer idea originated within the early Nineties, its insights and modes of research were taken up via students around the humanities and social sciences. In After Sex? fashionable members to the improvement of queer experiences supply own reflections at the field’s historical past, accomplishments, strength, and obstacles. they think about the aim of queer idea and the level to which it really is or isn't really outlined by means of its engagement with intercourse and sexuality. for lots of of the members, a vast concept of sexuality is vital to queer suggestion. whilst, a few of them warning opposed to growing an all-embracing proposal of queerness, since it empties the time period “queer” of which means and assumes the universality of principles constructed within the North American academy. a few essays keep in mind the political urgency of the past due Eighties and early Nineteen Nineties, whilst homosexual and lesbian activist and queer thought initiatives converged in keeping with the AIDS hindrance. different items exemplify more moderen traits in queer critique, together with the flip to impact and the debates surrounding the “antisocial thesis,” which affiliates queerness with the repudiation of heteronormative kinds of belonging. individuals talk about queer theory’s engagement with questions of transnationality and globalization, temporality and ancient periodization. Meditating at the earlier and current of queer experiences, After Sex? illuminates its future.

Contributors. Lauren Berlant, Leo Bersani, Michael Cobb, Ann Cvetkovich, Lee Edelman, Richard Thompson Ford, Carla Freccero, Elizabeth Freeman, Jonathan Goldberg, Janet Halley, Neville Hoad, Joseph Litvak, Heather Love, Michael Lucey, Michael Moon, José Esteban Muñoz, Jeff Nunokawa, Andrew Parker, Elizabeth A. Povinelli, Richard Rambuss, Erica Rand, Bethany Schneider, Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, Kate Thomas

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