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The un-natural state : Arkansas and the queer South

Author
Thompson, Brock, 1977-
Title
The un-natural state : Arkansas and the queer South / Brock Thompson.
Format
Book
Published
Fayetteville : University of Arkansas Press, 2010.
Description
xi, 247 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Powder-puff
  • Drag and the politics of performance
  • Drag in the daylight
  • Rags to drag riches
  • The current reigning symbol of excellence
  • A crime unfit to be named
  • The ingredients of offense
  • Race, sex, and queer renegotiated
  • Redefinition
  • Public and private prejudice
  • Constructing a gay life
  • Creating space, separating the self
  • Losing space, separating identities
  • Mansion on the hill
  • Economic opportunity and the queer community
  • And then she came
  • Epilogue: queer comes home.
Kinsey subjects
Homosexuality--Arkansas.
Homosexual community--Arkansas.
Homosexual life styles--Arkasas.
Social customs--United States--Arkansas.
Homosexual drag.
ISBN
9781557289438 (cloth : alk. paper)
1557289433 (cloth : alk. paper)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
532.3 T46 u5 2010
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute