Cultural Politics--Queer Reading
New Cultural Studies
Published by: University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.
- ISBN: 9781512820539
- Published: October 2015
Was Shakespeare gay? Is The Merchant of Venice anti-Semitic? How does mainstream reading differ from that of subcultural groups? In this lively and readable book, Alan Sinfield challenges the assumptions of English literature and investigates the principles and practices that may inform lesbian and gay reading.
1. Shakespeare and Dissident Reading
2. Art as Cultural Production
3. Un-American Activities
4. Beyond Englit