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Title LGBTQ literature / editor, Robert C. Evans.

Publication Info. Ipswich, Massachusetts : Salem Press, a division of EBSCO Information Services, Inc. ; Amenia, NY : Grey House Publishing, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Main Library - Reference Material  RE809.9 LGBTQ    In-Library Use Only
 South Windsor Public Library - Non Fiction  809.9 L59    Check Shelf
Edition [First edition].
Description xv, 347 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Critical insights
Critical insights.
Note Edition statement supplied by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Critical contexts. LGBTQ literature: 1890-1969 / Margaret Sönser Breen ; LGBTQ literature: 1969 to the present / Margaret Sönser Breen ; An overview of contemporary guides to LGBTQ literature / Sarah Fredericks ; Critical pluralism and politics: Amy Lowell's "Orientation" / Robert C. Evans ; "The battle over the battlefield: Gertrude Stein, Ernest Hemingway, and how they saw the war they saw" / Kirk Curnutt -- Critical readings. "a figure that... in spite of its present dress, seemed to belong quite as much to one sex as to the other": cross-dressing in James Fenimore Cooper's Jack Tier / John C. Havard ; Melville's sexualities / Brian Yothers ; Homoeroticism in Rockwell Kent's illustrations of Melville's Moby-Dick / Deric G. Sallas ; "New" gay poems by Cavafy / Robert C. Evans ; E.M. Forster's Maurice: a roadmap to the first "gay" novel in English / Frederick S. Roden ; The queer collaboration: Angelina Weld Grimke and the birth control movement / Lorna Raven Wheeler ; Djuna Barnes: uncollected writings on gender and cross-dressing / Robert C. Evans & Sarah Fredericks ; The homoerotic poetry of Wilfred Owen: survey and assessment / Robert C. Evans ; The homosocial, homoerotic poetry of Robert Francis / Robert C. Evans ; "To croon--weird sweet melodies": the fugitive erotic in the poetry of Mae V. Cowdery / Lorna Raven Wheeler ; Gloria Anzaldúa's ecocritical vision: a spiritual journey / Cordelia E. Barrera ; The stray greatness of Vikram Seth: sexuality and form in The Golden Gate and beyond / Brian Yothers ; Trans/forming girlhood: transgenderism, the tomboy formula, and gender identity disorder in Sharon Dennis Wyeth's Tomboy Trouble / Michelle Ann Abate.
Summary This collection of critical essays on LGBTQ literature features an overview of the genre and critical readings of selected works and authors.
Subject Sexual minorities in literature.
Gender identity in literature.
Homosexuality in literature.
Bisexuality in literature.
Transsexuals in literature.
Added Author Evans, Robert C., 1955- editor.
Added Title Lesbian gay bisexual transgender queer literature
Lesbian gay bisexual transgender questioning literature
ISBN 9781619254237 (hardcover)
1619254239 (hardcover)
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