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From the margins to the mainstream: lesbian characters in Spanish fiction (1964-79) / Wilfredo Hernâandez — Carme Riera: (un)covering the lesbian subject or simulation of coming out? / Inmaculada Pertusa — Tomboy tantrums and queer infatuations: reading lesbianism in Magali Garcâia Ramis's Felices dâias, tâio Sergio / Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes — Coming-out stories and the politics of identity in the narrative of Terri de la Peäna / Salvador C. Fernâandez — Silent pleasures and pleasures of silence: Ana Marâia Moix's "Las virtudes peligrosas" / Nancy Vosburg — Reading, writing, and the love that dares not speak its name: eloquent silences in Ana Marâia Moix's Julia / Gema Pâerez-Sâanchez — Outside the castle walls: beyond lesbian counterplotting in Cristina Peri Rossi's Desastres intimos / Janis Breckenridge — "He made me a hole!" Gender bending, sexual desire, and the representation of sexual violence / Regina M. Buccola — Bomberas on stage: Carmelita Tropicana speaking in tongues against history, madness, fate, and the state / Karina Lissette Cespedes — Empowering the feminine/feminist/lesbian subject through the lens: the representation of women in Marâia Luisa Bemberg's Yo, la peor de todas / Claudia Andrâe — The lesbian family in Cristina Peri Rossi's "The witness": a study in utopia and infiltration / Sara E. Cooper — Chicana lesbianism and the multigenre text / Elisa A. Garza — Interracial lesbian erotics in early modern Spain: Catalina de Erauso and Elena/o de Câespedes / Sherry Velasco — Violence, desire, and transformative remembering in Emma Pâerez's Gulf dreams / Lourdes Torres — Learning to live without black familia: Cherrâie Moraga's nationalist articulations / Christina Sharpe — Shameless histories: Chicana lesbian fictions talking race/talking sex / Catriâona Rueda Esquibel.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781592130078
Manufactured:
Temple University Press
Publisher:
Temple University Press
Manufactured by:
Temple University Press
Manufactured:
Temple University Press
Author:
Pertusa, Inmaculada
Author:
Temple University Press
Author:
Torres, Lourdes
Location:
Philadelphia
Subject:
Intellectual life
Subject:
Lesbian Studies
Subject:
American literature
Subject:
Spanish american literature
Subject:
Spanish literature
Subject:
Lesbians in literature
Subject:
Lesbians' writings, American
Subject:
Hispanic American lesbians.
Subject:
Hispanic American women in literature.
Subject:
Lesbians' writings, Spanish American
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - Hispanic American Studies
Subject:
Lesbians' writings, Spanish
Subject:
Homosexuality and literature
Subject:
Spanish American literature -- 20th century.
Subject:
Ethnic Studies-Hispanic American
Subject:
Gay Studies
Copyright:
Edition Description:
1
Series Volume:
bk. 1
Publication Date:
20030231
Binding:
Hardcover
Language:
English
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
10 x 7 x 0.8 in

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