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In a Queer Time and Place Transgender Bodies, Subcultural Lives

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ISBN-10: 0814735851

ISBN-13: 9780814735855

Edition: 2005

Authors: Judith Halberstam

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"Halberstam's marvelous new book combines fierce argumentation, vivid description, and astute as well as hilarious commentary. The author not only provides a powerful critique of common defenses and dismissals of 'postmodernism,' but offers a redefinition of 'identity politics' for the new millennium as well." Lisa Duggan, author ofTwilight of Equality?: Neoliberalism, Cultural Politics, and the Attack on Democracy "The wide-ranging scope of (Halberstam's) work both serves to make her book accessible to many kinds of readers as well as to show the wide scope in which her argument registers. This makes her book a joy to read. Similarly, her wit and ability to capture large theoretical terms…    
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Book details

List price: $26.00
Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: New York University Press
Publication date: 1/1/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 213
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.990
Language: English

Judith Halberstam is Professor of American Studies and Ethnicity at the University of Southern California. She is the author of In a Queer Time and Place: Transgender Bodies, Subcultural Lives, Skin Shows: Gothic Horror and the Technology of Monsters , Female Masculinity and co-author with Del LaGrace Volcano of The Drag King Book.

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