Sex, Time and Place: Queer Histories of London, c.1850 to by Simon Avery,Katherine M. Graham PDF

By Simon Avery,Katherine M. Graham

Sex, Time and Place commonly widens the scope of what we'd suggest through 'queer London studies'. Incorporating multidisciplinary views – together with social historical past, cultural geography, visible tradition, literary illustration, ethnography and social reviews – this assortment asks new questions, widens debates and opens new topic terrain.

Featuring essays from a world diversity of validated students and emergent voices, the gathering is a well timed contribution to this turning out to be box. Its essays conceal issues similar to activist and radical groups and teams, AIDS and town, paintings and literature, electronic data and expertise, drag and performativity, lesbian Londons, notions of bohemianism and deviancy, intercourse reform and study and queer Black background.

Going extra than the prevailing literature on Queer London which focuses largely at the reviews of white homosexual males in a constrained timeframe, Sex, Time and Place displays the present kingdom of this becoming and demanding box of analysis. it will likely be of serious price to students, scholars and common readers who've an curiosity in queer heritage, London reports, cultural geography, visible cultures and literary criticism.

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