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Author Abdur-Rahman, Aliyyah I.
Title Against the closet [electronic resource] : black political longing and the erotics of race / Aliyyah Abdur-Rahman.
Publication Info. Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2012.
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Description 1 online resource.
Contents Introduction. Against the closet : racial identity and the bodily basis/biases of sexual identity -- "The strangest freaks of despotism": queer sexuality in antebellum African American slave narratives -- Iconographies of gang-rape, or, black enfranchisement, white disavowal, and the (homo)erotics of lynching -- Desire and treason in mid-twentieth century political protest fiction -- Recovering the little black girl : incest and black American textuality -- Conclusion. In memoriam : Michael Jackson, 1958-2009.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject African Americans -- Race identity.
African Americans -- Sexual behavior.
United States -- Race relations -- History.
Queer theory.
Identity (Psychology)
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Related To Print version: Abdur-Rahman, Aliyyah I., 1973- Against the closet Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2012 9780822352242 0822352249 9780822352419 0822352419 (DLC) 2011053089
ISBN 9780822391883 (electronic bk.)
0822391880 (electronic bk.)
9780822352242 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822352249 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822352419 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822352419 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781283742382 (MyiLibrary)
1283742381 (MyiLibrary)
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