Time Binds: Queer Temporalities, Queer Histories (Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe)

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  • ISBN: 0822348047
  • Author: Elizabeth Freeman
  • Publisher: Duke University Press Books
  • Genre: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Books
  • Date: November 29, 2010
  • Pages: 256
  • Language: English

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Time Binds is a powerful argument that temporal and sexual dissonance are intertwined, and that the writing of history can be both embodied and erotic. Challenging queer theory’s recent emphasis on loss and trauma, Elizabeth Freeman foregrounds bodily pleasure in the experience and representation of…