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The Resource The Wilde century : effeminacy, Oscar Wilde and the queer moment, Alan Sinfield

The Wilde century : effeminacy, Oscar Wilde and the queer moment, Alan Sinfield

Label
The Wilde century : effeminacy, Oscar Wilde and the queer moment
Title
The Wilde century
Title remainder
effeminacy, Oscar Wilde and the queer moment
Statement of responsibility
Alan Sinfield
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work explores how Oscar Wilde's manifest effeminacy was perceived before the trials that ended his career and made him the most famous queer man since Socrates. It covers issues such as identity and genetics, and assesses the strategic options for lesbian and gay subcultures today
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sinfield, Alan
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cassell lesbian and gay studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homosexuality and literature
  • Homosexuality, Male
  • Sex role
  • Decadence (Literary movement)
  • Aestheticism (Literature)
  • Androgyny (Psychology)
  • Gay men in literature
  • Dandies in literature
  • Wilde, Oscar
  • Wilde, Oscar
Label
The Wilde century : effeminacy, Oscar Wilde and the queer moment, Alan Sinfield
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Queer thinking -- Uses of effeminacy -- Manly sentiments -- Aestheticism and decadence -- Speaking its name -- Class relations -- Freud and the cross-sex grid -- Subcultural strategies
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 216 p
Isbn
9780304329052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The Wilde century : effeminacy, Oscar Wilde and the queer moment, Alan Sinfield
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Queer thinking -- Uses of effeminacy -- Manly sentiments -- Aestheticism and decadence -- Speaking its name -- Class relations -- Freud and the cross-sex grid -- Subcultural strategies
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 216 p
Isbn
9780304329052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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