Female masculinity

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Duke University Press, 1998 - Social Science - 329 pages
"Thank goodness for the dashing Judith Halberstam! Her new book is a smart, entertaining and informed tour of that most threatening of cultural identities: the masculine female. Oh, yum!"--Kate Bornstein, author of "My Gender Workbook"

""Female Masculinity" is a very important work that scholars in cultural studies will be talking about for years. Nothing like it exists, period."--Esther Newton, author of "Cherry Grove, Fire Island"

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Female masculinity

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Halberstam (literature, Univ. of California, San Diego; Skin Shows: Gothic Horror and the Technology of Monsters, Duke Univ., 1995) presents a unique offering in queer studies: a study of the ... Read full review

Female masculinity

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Halberstam (literature, Univ. of California, San Diego; Skin Shows: Gothic Horror and the Technology of Monsters, Duke Univ., 1995) presents a unique offering in queer studies: a study of the ... Read full review

Contents

The Androgyne the Tribade the Female
45
John Radclyffe Hall and the Discourse
75
Even Stone Butches Get the Blues m
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About the author (1998)

Judith Halberstam is professor of literature at UC San Diego. She is the author of "Skin Shows: Gothic Horror and the Technology of Monsters", "Female Masculinity" and coauthor with Del LaGrace Volcano of "The Drag King Book.

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