Straight with a twist: queer theory and the subject of heterosexuality
Includes bibliographical references and index. Straight with a twist: queer theory and the subject of heterosexuality / Calvin Thomas -- In theory if not in practice: straight feminism's lesbian experience / Jacqueline Foertsch -- How I became a queer heterosexual / Clyde Smith -- Staging the self: queer theory in the composition classroom / Lauren Smith -- "Kissing the boar": queer Adonis and critical practice / Goran V. Stanivukovic -- Robert Audley's secret: male homosocial desire and "going straight" in Lady Audley's secret / Richard Nemesavari -- Cross-confessing: Updike's erect faith in A month of Sundays / John N. Duvall -- The fascination of the lesbian fetish: a perverse possibility across the body of Dorothy Allison's Bastard out of Carolina / Mary M. Wiles -- "Not that there's anything wrong with that": reading the queer in Seinfeld / Katherine Gantz -- Mediating the taboo: the straight lesbian gaze / Jane Garrity -- Undressing Crazy Jane: queer acts from Yeats to Hollywood and mine / Joseph O. Aimone.
- LCC: PS228
- Dewey Decimal: 810.9/353
- Language: eng
- Physical Description: 290 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
- Edition Info: (alk. paper)
- American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc
- Sex in literature
- English literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc
- Sexual orientation in literature
- Heterosexuality in literature
- Difference (Psychology)
- Sexual orientation
- Group identity
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