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Professions of desire : lesbian and gay studies in literature
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When I started graduate school at the University ofArizona in , 1 was the only out gay man in the English Department; there was one out lesbian, and we were very lonely. Class, Empire, and the Production of Popular Culture. Tells a drunken tale where a carpenter's wife Alison contrives to sleep with their boarder, the student Nicholas, by convincing her husband to sleep in a washtub in the attic to avoid an apocalyptic flood. Project MUSE Mission Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide. My favourite working definition is that a gay text is one that is amenable to a gay reading.
Thus, it is quite appropriate that this collection of eighteen essays, several by some of the field's biggest names e. The book is divided into four sections. Those in the second section, "Canons and Closets," discuss queering the curriculum. Professions of Desire includes examples of lesbian and gay critical analysis and thoughtful discussions about what it means to be lesbian, gay, or queer in the classroom. As a result, Flannery concludes that any study of style needs to be cognizant of the history of stylistic authority, which, she concludes, is culturally bound. Session Proposal Form Convention History Past Conventions Exhibiting and Sponsorship International Symposium. Gay Identity and a Democratic Politics of the Self.