Epistemology of the Closet

Epistemology of the Closet Author Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick
ISBN-10 0520254066
ISBN-13 9780520254060
Year 2008-01-17
Pages 280
Language English
Publisher University of California Press
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Since the late 1980s queer studies and theory have become vital to the intellectual and political life of the United States This has been due in no small degree to the influence of Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick s critically acclaimed Epistemology of the Closet Working from classic texts of European and American writersincluding Melville James Nietzsche Proust and WildeSedgwick analyzes a turn of the century historical moment in which sexual orientation became as important a demarcation of personhood as gender had been for centuries In her preface to this updated edition Sedgwick places the book both personally and historically looking specifically at the horror of the first wave of the AIDS epidemic and its influence on the text


Tendencies Author Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick
ISBN-10 0822314215
Release 1993-10-28
Pages 281

A Dialogue on Love

A Dialogue on Love Author Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick
ISBN-10 UOM:39015059578933
Release 2000
Pages 220