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Female Masculinity

Judith Halberstam - Social Science - 1998 - 329 pages
Masculinity without men. In Female Masculinity Judith Halberstam takes aim at the protected status of male masculinity and shows that female masculinity has offered a distinct ...
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City of Dreadful Delight: Narratives of Sexual Danger in Late-Victorian London

Judith R. Walkowitz - History - 1992 - 353 pages
From tabloid exposes of child prostitution to the grisly tales of Jack the Ripper, narratives of sexual danger pulsated through Victorian London. Expertly blending social ...
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American Anatomies: Theorizing Race and Gender

Robyn Wiegman - Social Science - 1995 - 267 pages
In this brilliantly combative study, Robyn Wiegman challenges contemporary clichés about race and gender, a formulation that is itself a cliché in need of questioning. As part ...
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The Mother / Daughter Plot: Narrative, Psychoanalysis, Feminism

Marianne Hirsch - Literary Criticism - 1989
Mothers and daughters -- the female figures neglected by classic psychoanalysis and submerged in traditional narrative -- are at the center of this book. The novels of ...
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Unheroic Conduct: The Rise of Heterosexuality and the Invention of the ...

Daniel Boyarin - Social Science - 1997 - 433 pages
In a book that will both enlighten and provoke, Daniel Boyarin offers an alternative to the prevailing Euroamerican warrior/patriarch model of masculinity and recovers the ...
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Skin Shows: Gothic Horror and the Technology of Monsters

Judith Halberstam - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 215 pages
In this examination of the monster as cultural object, Judith Halberstam offers a rereading of the monstrous that revises our view of the Gothic. Moving from the nineteenth ...
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Disappearing Acts: Spectacles of Gender and Nationalism in Argentina's ...

Diana Taylor - Performing Arts - 1997 - 309 pages
In Disappearing Acts, Diana Taylor looks at how national identity is shaped, gendered, and contested through spectacle and spectatorship. The specific identity in question is ...
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Queering the Color Line: Race and the Invention of Homosexuality in American ...

Siobhan B. Somerville - Psychology - 2000 - 259 pages
The interconnected constructions of race and sexuality at the turn of the century.
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Our Vampires, Ourselves

Nina Auerbach - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 231 pages
Sometimes bewitchingly erotic, sometimes repellent, sometimes ravenous, vampires embody their societies' fears and forbidden dreams. In this wry, original book, literary critic ...
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