Are the Lips a Grave?
A Queer Feminist on the Ethics of Sex
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Columbia University Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $90.00|
| Book Description: |
Lynne Huffer's ambitious inquiry redresses the rift between feminist and queer theory, traversing the space of a new, post-moral sexual ethics that includes pleasure, desire, connection, and betrayal. She begins by balancing queer theorists' politics of sexual freedoms with a moralizing feminist politics that views sexuality as harm. Drawing on the best insights from both traditions, she builds an ethics centered on eros, following Michel Foucault's ethics as a practice of freedom...