Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick by Dr Jason Edwards
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Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick
By Dr Jason Edwards

Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick

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Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick by Dr Jason Edwards

Book Description

Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick was one of the most significant literary theorists of the last forty years and a key figure in contemporary queer theory. In this engaging and inspiring guide, Jason Edwards: * introduces and explains key terms such as affects, the first person, homosocialities, and queer taxonomies, performativities and cusps * considers Sedgwick's poetry and textile art alongside her theoretical texts * encourages a personal as well as an academic response to Sedgwick's work, suggesting how life-changing it can be * offers detailed suggestions for further reading Written in an accessible and direct style, Edwards indicates the impact that Sedgwick's work continues to have on writers, readers, and literary and cultural theory today.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415358453
ISBN-10: 0415358450
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 129mm x 15mm)
Pages: 200
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 27-Aug-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Dr Jason Edwards

Jason Edwards is a senior lecturer in the history of Victorian art at the University of York. He is the author of Alfred Gilbert's Aestheticism: Gilbert Amongst Whistler, Wilde, Leighton, Pater and Burne-Jones (2006) and the co-editor of Joseph Cornell: Opening the Box (2007).

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