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After the Bathhouse; or, In Praise of Awkwardness

After the Bathhouse; or, In Praise of Awkwardness A f t e r t h e B a t h h o u s e ; o r , I n P r a i s e o f A w k w a r d n e s s r i c h a r d H o r n s e y n th e ir recent special ed itio n o f Social Text, What's Queer About Queer Studies Now?, David Eng, Ju d ith Halberstam , and José Esteban M uñoz present a pro voca tive critiq ue o f queer stud ies' co m p lic ity w ith in c o n te m p o ra ry he gem onic form a tio n s. In an era m arked by triu m p h a n t neoliberalism and th e racial pa tholog ies o f th e " w a r on terror," queer studies, th e y argue, has become increa sing ly stagnant, n a rro w ly confined to the stud y o f "s e x u a lity " and pro du cing m yop ic w o rk p rim a http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png English Language Notes Duke University Press

After the Bathhouse; or, In Praise of Awkwardness

English Language Notes , Volume 45 (2) – Sep 1, 2007

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Copyright © 2007 Regents of the University of Colorado
ISSN
0013-8282
eISSN
2573-3575
DOI
10.1215/00138282-45.2.49
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Abstract

A f t e r t h e B a t h h o u s e ; o r , I n P r a i s e o f A w k w a r d n e s s r i c h a r d H o r n s e y n th e ir recent special ed itio n o f Social Text, What's Queer About Queer Studies Now?, David Eng, Ju d ith Halberstam , and José Esteban M uñoz present a pro voca tive critiq ue o f queer stud ies' co m p lic ity w ith in c o n te m p o ra ry he gem onic form a tio n s. In an era m arked by triu m p h a n t neoliberalism and th e racial pa tholog ies o f th e " w a r on terror," queer studies, th e y argue, has become increa sing ly stagnant, n a rro w ly confined to the stud y o f "s e x u a lity " and pro du cing m yop ic w o rk p rim a

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English Language NotesDuke University Press

Published: Sep 1, 2007

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