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Title Acts of passion : sexuality, gender and performance / Nina Rapi, Maya Chowdhry, editors
Published New York : Haworth Press, [1998]


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Description [xiv], 248 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents Representing the 'Real' / Nina Rapi -- Living Performance / Maya Chowdhry -- Another Con-Text / Barbra Egervary -- Vanishing in Your Face: Embodiment and Representation in Lesbian Dance Performance / Petra Kuppers -- Shall We Dance? Identification Through Linguistic Tropes and Performance / Anita Naoko-Pilgrim -- Performing the Lesbian Body - The New Wave / Julia Brosnan -- Get Your Feminism Off My Floppy: Seedy ROMs and Technical Tales / Jools Gilson-Ellis -- Fleshing It Out / Leslie Hill -- Drama Queens: Ruling with a Rod of Irony / Joelle Taylor -- From Stage to Screen and Back: Tash Fairbanks' Nocturne Shedding Some Light on Lesbian Representation, and the Performance of Lesbian Desire / Jan Goulden -- The Laugh That Dare Not Speak Its Name / Maria Esposito -- Fo(u)r Women: The Art of Collaboration / Adeola Agbebiyi -- It's Queer Up North: Production Values: Sarah-Jane Interviews Tanja Farman / Sarah-Jane -- Performing Butch/Femme Theory / Lois Weaver
Coming Out at Night - Performing as the Lesbian Vampire Rosie Lugosi / Rosie Garland -- Presentation of Self as Performance: The Birth of Queenie aka Valerie Mason-John / Savitri Hensman -- Angela de Castro: Clown in a Cold Country / Louise Carolin -- Feminine and Masculine Personas in Performance: Sade Huron: A Drag Queen with a Dick / Michelle Atherton -- Drag Kings and Subjects / Diane Torr and Jane Czyzselska
Notes Co-published as Journal of lesbian studies, v. 2, no. 2/3, 1998
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Gender identity.
Interpersonal relations.
Lesbians -- Identity.
Performing arts.
Women -- Sexual behavior.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Chowdhry, Maya.
Rapi, Nina.
LC no. 98024201
ISBN 0789003708 (cased)
1560231084 (paperback)
OTHER TI Journal of lesbian studies.