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256 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474423311

Bookseller Code (06)

Queer Communism and the Ministry of Love

Sexual Revolution in British Writing of the 1930s

Glyn Salton-Cox

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • A unique exploration of the transnational formation of queer leftist writing in 1930s Britain informed by detailed research on Weimar Berlin, British , and the Soviet Union
  • Rearticulates major figures with lesser known authors
  • A queer Marxist critique of anti-fascist fiction and the sexual politics of midcentury Britain
  • Redefines our understanding of 1930s literary history, queer theory, and Marxism