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Is the rectum a grave?

Leo Bersani

Is the rectum a grave?

and other essays

by Leo Bersani

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Published by The University of Chicago Press in Chicago, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sex (Psychology),
  • Psychoanalysis and art,
  • Gender identity,
  • Queer theory,
  • Cruising (Sexual behavior),
  • Psychoanalysis,
  • Aesthetics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementLeo Bersani.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF175.5.S48 B47 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 211 p. ;
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24001648M
    ISBN 100226043525, 0226043541
    ISBN 109780226043524, 9780226043548
    LC Control Number2009021307

    "Perhaps no one since Leo Bersani in 'Is the Rectum a Grave?' has written so convincingly against the danger of homosexual assimilation as Leo Bersani in Homos One of the strongest elements of [this book] is Bersani's attack on things which promote a `denial of sex,' whether it be sex acts themselves or, more importantly, the context in which.


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