Gender nonconformity, race, and sexuality : charting the connections /

by Lester, Toni P., 1955-.
Type: Book
Publisher: Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, [2002] .Description: ix, 232 p. : ill. ; 24 cm .ISBN: 0299181405 (cloth); 0299181448 (paper).Related Subjects: Sex role | Minorities -- Sexual behavior | Stereotype (Psychology) | Gender identity Contents: "This immoral practice" : the prehistory of homophobia in Black nationalist thought -- The gendered and racialized space within Australian prisons -- "More feminine than 999 men out of 1,000" : measuring sex roles and gender nonconformity in psychology -- Race, sexuality, and the question of multiple, marginalized identities in U.S. and European discrimination law -- Definitional dilemmas : male or female? Black or white? The law's failure to recognize intersexuals and multiracials -- Classical in difference : Isadora Duncan and Bill T. Jones -- Claude Cahun and Lee Miller : problematizing the surrealist territories of gender and ethnicity -- "The culture of lesbianism" : intersections of gender, ethnicity, and sexuality in the life of a Chicana lesbian -- How we learn who we are -- Diasporic epic fragments : or, how I grew into skin -- "Education of another kind" : Lorraine Hansberry in the fifties.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

"This immoral practice" : the prehistory of homophobia in Black nationalist thought -- The gendered and racialized space within Australian prisons -- "More feminine than 999 men out of 1,000" : measuring sex roles and gender nonconformity in psychology -- Race, sexuality, and the question of multiple, marginalized identities in U.S. and European discrimination law -- Definitional dilemmas : male or female? Black or white? The law's failure to recognize intersexuals and multiracials -- Classical in difference : Isadora Duncan and Bill T. Jones -- Claude Cahun and Lee Miller : problematizing the surrealist territories of gender and ethnicity -- "The culture of lesbianism" : intersections of gender, ethnicity, and sexuality in the life of a Chicana lesbian -- How we learn who we are -- Diasporic epic fragments : or, how I grew into skin -- "Education of another kind" : Lorraine Hansberry in the fifties.

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