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  1. Femme

    Feminists, Lesbians and Bad Girls

    Edited by Laura Harris, Elizabeth Crocker

    Femme seeks to redress the ways that femme identities have been elided, idealized, or not fully historicized in a productive reconsideration of lesbian and butch-femme history, of feminism, and of queer thought. As a feminist project, Femme offers an alliance between many communities of women...

    Published July 14th 1997 by Routledge

  2. Creating a Place For Ourselves

    Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Community Histories

    Edited by Brett Beemyn

    Creating a Place For Ourselves is a groundbreaking collection of essays that examines gay life in the United States before Stonewall and the gay liberation movement. Along with examining areas with large gay communities such as New York, San Francisco and Fire Island, the contributors also consider...

    Published April 6th 1997 by Routledge

  3. Femininity Played Straight

    The Significance of Being Lesbian

    By Biddy Martin

    In Femininity Played Straight, Biddy Martin traces the changing relations of lesbianism and feminist theory from the late 1970s to the present. These sparkling essays argue for accounts of sexuality, gender and subjectivity that make lesbianism intelligible and important, for lesbians and...

    Published February 13th 1997 by Routledge

  4. Science and Homosexualities

    Edited by Vernon A. Rosario, M.D.

    Science and Homosexualities is the first anthology by historians of science to examine European and American scientific research on sexual orientation since the coining of the word "homosexual" almost 150 years ago. This collection is particularly timely given the enormous scientific and popular...

    Published December 9th 1996 by Routledge

  5. Premodern Sexualities

    Edited by Louise Fradenburg, Carla Freccero

    Premodern Sexualities offers rigorous new approaches to current problems in the historiography of sexuality. From queer readings of early modern medical texts to transcribing and interrogating premodern documents of sexual transgression, the contributors bring together current theoretical...

    Published September 4th 1996 by Routledge

  6. The Queening of America

    By David Van Leer

    Since at least the end of the nineteenth century, gay culture - its humour, its icons, its desires - has been alive and sometimes even visible in the midst of straight American society. David Van Leer puts forward here a series of readings that aim to identify what he calls the "queening" of...

    Published October 1st 1995 by Routledge

  7. Lesbian Utopics

    By Annamarie Jagose

    In Lesbian Utopics, Annamarie Jagose surveys the construction of the lesbian and finds her in a cultural space that is both everywhere and, of all places, nowhere. The "lesbian", in other words, is symbolically central, yet culturally marginal....

    Published November 13th 1994 by Routledge

  8. Fatal Women

    Lesbian Sexuality and the Mark of Aggression

    By Lynda Hart

    First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 9th 1994 by Routledge

  9. Negotiating Lesbian and Gay Subjects

    Edited by Monica Dorenkamp, Richard Henke

    First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 9th 1994 by Routledge

  10. Reclaiming Sodom

    By Jonathan Goldberg

    Reclaiming Sodom explores alternatives to thes force of the Sodomitic biblical narrative in Islamic, non-western, and western traditions, and discusses the ways in which sodomy calls into question normative definitions of sexuality and gender. The collection pursues the "pleasures and dangers" of...

    Published July 13th 1994 by Routledge