Territories of Desire in Queer Culture: Refiguring Contemporary Boundaries

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David Alderson, Linda R. Anderson
Manchester University Press, 2000 - Literary Criticism - 246 pages
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This book engages with, and develops, current debates about desire and sexual identification by focusing on a wide selection of contemporary literature, film, and theory. These texts range from the novels of Alan Hollinghurst and Paul Magrs to the work of Pedro Almodovar, RuPaul, Derek Jarman, and Camille Paglia, as well as TV programs like Ellen and Shinjuku Boys, and individual films such as Collard's Savage Nights.

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contemporary lesbian writing
the novels of Alan Hollinghurst
romantic mythologies in the films

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David Alderson lectures in English Literature at Manchester University.

Linda Anderson is Professor of Modern English and American Literature at the University of Newcastle Upon Tyne.

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