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Queering the Underworld

Slumming, Literature, and the Undoing of Lesbian and Gay History

by Dr. Scott Robert Herring

  • 110 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • Literature of special Gay & Lesbian interest,
  • Social Science,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • Gay & Lesbian,
  • Social Science / Gay Studies,
  • Gay Studies,
  • 20th century,
  • American literature,
  • Gay culture in literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • Slums in literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10192054M
    ISBN 100226327914
    ISBN 109780226327914

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Queering the Underworld examines a range of writers, from Jane Addams and Willa Cather to Carl Van Vechten and Djuna Barnes, revealing how they fulfilled the conventions of slumming literature but undermined its goals, and in the process, queered the genre itself.

Their work frustrated the reader’s desire for sexual knowledge, restored the Cited by: The book Queering the Underworld: Slumming, Literature, and the Undoing of Lesbian and Gay History, Scott Herring is published by University of Chicago Press.

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Their work frustrated the reader’s desire for sexual knowledge, restored the Format: Paperback. Scott Herring’s bravely searching book deserves wide and careful attention. At once a compelling account of modern U.S. slumming literatures and a persuasive polemical intervention in contemporary queer studies, Queering the Underworld is original in Queering the Underworld book, efficient in execution, and consistently engaging.” Christopher LoobyBrand: Scott Herring.

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Queering the Underworld insists on the attention queer reading should seriously pay to hard and unyielding surfaces, often prim and faded in the case of Addams, simultaneously glamorous and abstemious in the case of Cather and kaleidoscopic in the case of Van Vechten and Barnes.

Herring is scrupulous - and excellent - in setting his chosen. 'Queen of the Underworld' never pulls together, never condenses into a single focus. The book seems like a cross between a diary with pages torn out at the end and a coming-of-age story that loses that thread mid-way and meanders off in dead ends/5.

Scott Herring's Queering the Underworld is an ingenious, passionate, and provocative book filled with interpretations that—even when not entirely convincing—wil We use cookies to enhance your experience on our continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of : David Bergman.

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This book, a major rethinking of American literature and culture, explores how a key group of authors Author: Scott Herring. Scott Herring. Queering the Underworld: Slumming, Literature, and the Undoing of Lesbian and Gay History. Chicago: U of Chicago P, xv + pp. The goal of queer history, Scott Herring contends, should be a kind of sexual unknowing: to unlearn what scholars think they know about the history of sex and eschew detective-style strategies.

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