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Published: 20 November 2014

248 Pages


ISBN: 9780199340194

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Lost Causes

Narrative, Etiology, and Queer Theory

Valerie Rohy

  • Offers a topical critique of the biologist-determinist narratives around sexuality in LGBT politics and civil rights projects
  • Considers the formation of sexual identity in well-known and forgotten novels such as Prime-Stevenson's Imre, E. M. Forster's Maurice, Radclyffe Hall's The Well of Loneliness, and Mary Renault's The Charioteer

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