On Sibling Love, Queer Attachment and American Writing

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Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., 2007 - Literary Criticism - 165 pages
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Sibling bonds, both literal and figurative, have had a crucial role in American writings of queer desire and identity. In nuanced and original readings, Denis Flannery demonstrates the centrality of fraternal and soraral love to queer strands of 19th- and 20th-century texts.
 

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Contents

Introduction
3
The MonkeyRope
27
Sibling Love Queer Attachment
43
Paris Is Burning
65
Cormac McCarthy Sibling Love and
81
AIDS Resurrection
123
Works Cited
151
Index
161
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Denis Flannery is Senior Lecturer in American and English Literature in the School of English, University of Leeds, UK.

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