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The Invention of the Queer

Masud Zavarzadeh

The Invention of the Queer

Marxism, Lesbian and Gay Theory, Capitalism

by Masud Zavarzadeh

  • 377 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Maisonneuve Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homosexuality,
  • Political Doctrines,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11565320M
    ISBN 100944624294
    ISBN 109780944624296
    OCLC/WorldCa231793578

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The invention of moveable type is the greatest aberration in the history of communication. Its format obscures thousands of years of communication by clay and papyrus, and the rapid output of the press obscures prior book-making processes that were carefully controlled, lavishly constructed, and above all, sacred.

The Queer Book gives an. An overview of key concepts in the field of book history and bibliography, and how they relate to queer theory and media theory. A grasp of the technologies behind book production as they developed after the invention of moveable type, and the historical and cultural debates surrounding those technologies as they relate to beliefs on individuality and sexuality.

Queering the color line: race and the invention of homosexuality in American culture User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict Black and queer studies have, for the most part, proceeded separately; here, Somerville (English and women's studies, Purdue Univ.) examines the intersections between these fields.5/5(1).

Queering the color line: race and the invention of homosexuality in American culture User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Black and queer studies have, for the most part, proceeded separately; here, Somerville (English and women's studies, Purdue Univ.) examines the intersections between these fields.

In five essays, she Read full review. Jonathan Ned Katz (born ) is an American historian of human sexuality who has focused on same-sex attraction and changes in the social organization of sexuality over time. His works focus on the idea, rooted in social constructionism, that the categories with which society describes and defines human sexuality are historically and culturally specific, along with the social organization of.

Stonewall, Women's Liberation, lesbian separatism, the porn wars, HIV/AIDS, the ‘invention’ of queer theory, lesbian chic, the emergence of transgender politics – all these events had radically transformed the texture of daily life, creating some unlikely coalitions and forever destroying others.

“Bronski does a stunning job of sweeping across five hundred years and weaving ‘queer’ through the history of this nation. Always insightful, and provocative.”—John D’Emilio, author of Lost Prophet “The first book to cover all of LGBT history from through the present is Michael Bronski's A Queer History of the United States (Beacon Press).Reviews:   Jericho Brown's first book, Please (New Issues, ), won the American Book Award, and his second book, The New Testament (Copper Canyon, ), was named one of the best poetry books of the year by Library Journal and received the Anisfield-Wolf Book third collection, The Tradition (Copper Canyon, ), won the Pulitzer Prize.

THE INVENTION OF YESTERDAY and so forth, all the way to the intersectional constructs of gender racism and queer racism (the only section of the book that feels rushed). Each chapter examines one facet of racism, the authorial camera alternately zooming in on an episode from Kendi’s life that exemplifies it—e.g., as a teen, he wore.

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Halberstam themself took up the question of Spongebob’s innocence in the introduction to the book, in a chapter titled “Low Theory.” For Halberstam, Spongebob represented something quite different from my commodified vision: he was a queer disruption of the present, a move towards alternative existence.

The invention of the heterosexual, in Freud’s vision, is a deeply disturbed production. That such an Oedipal vision endured for so long as the explanation for normal sexuality is “one more. It is a powerful display of love and solidarity.

However, there is a lot about the queer history that remains unacknowledged and underappreciated. I read a lot of books, heard podcasts, watched documentaries and read articles from archives to inform myself about the.

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Analyzing a range of sources, including sexology texts, early cinema, and African American literature, Siobhan B. Somerville argues that the emerging understanding of homosexuality depended on the Reviews: 5. Queer Theory: A Rough Introduction. Queer theory’s origin is hard to clearly define, since it came from multiple critical and cultural contexts, including feminism, post-structuralist theory, radical movements of people of color, the gay and lesbian movements, AIDS activism, many sexual subcultural practices such as sadomasochism, and postcolonialism.

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“The book’s tone is chatty, vivid, and informative, and it reminds readers that the human spectrum of sexuality and gender is not a modern invention.” Boston Globe “A lively and informative introduction to queer history.”.