Gender Studies/Literary Criticism
“Despite all of the talk current now about ’engaged’ or mm M
literary criticism, no book I have recently read is as successlul a»
Sedgwick‘s in making provocative connections between lltl‘rdn
acts and social dynamics. . .
n recent years lesbians and gay men have developed a new.
aggresswe style of politics. At the same time. innovative
intellectual energies have made queer theory an exploswe
field of study.
The contributors to Fear of a Queer