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A Taste for Brown Bodies

Gay Modernity and Cosmopolitan Desire

A Taste for Brown Bodies( )
Author: Pérez, Hiram
Series title:Sexual Cultures Ser.
ISBN:978-1-4798-4586-6
Publication Date:Oct 2015
Publisher:New York University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $26.00
Book Description:

Winner, LGBT Studies Lammy Award presented by Lambda Literary

Neither queer theory nor queer activism has fully reckoned with the role of race in the emergence of the modern gay subject. In A Taste for Brown Bodies, Hiram Pérez traces the development of gay modernity and its continued romanticization of the brown body. Focusing in particular on three figures with elusive queer histories--the sailor, the soldier, and the cowboy-- Pérez unpacks how each has been memorialized...
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Book Details
Pages:192
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Lgbt Studies / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches



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