Tag: queer

"Is this for real? Is that a stupid question?": A Review of Dennis Cooper's The Sluts

2012-01-23

Dennis Cooper’s disorienting novel, The Sluts, complicates reader expectations about subjectivity and identity. As a result, Megan Milks notes that it “is either the most honest or the most dishonest literature I have come across.”

How to Avoid Being Paranoid

2004-09-01

“Sedgwick’s emphasis is on generating concepts that add to the complexity and inclusiveness of our representations, rather than trying to prescribe the right revolutionary path.” Melissa Gregg reviews Eve Sedgwick’s Touching Feeling.

Burroughs Lives

2004-05-02

Davis Schneiderman reviews two works on Burroughs - a writer who is both there and not there, who exemplifies and escapes post-structuralist readings and postmodernist celebrations.

One or Many Gombrowicz’s?

1999-01-01

On twentieth-century Poland’s leading author.