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Title The queer sixties / edited by Patricia Juliana Smith
Published New York : Routledge, 1999


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Description xxvi, 272 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction / Patricia Juliana Smith -- Pt. I. The Iconographic Subcultural Text: Queer Pulp Fictions. 1. Pulp Politics: Strategies of Vision in Pro-Lesbian Pulp Novels, 1955-1965 / Yvonne Keller. 2. The Cultural Work of Sixties Gay Pulp Fiction / David Bergman -- Pt. II. Ultimate Icon, Ultimate Iconoclast: Andy Warhol and Valerie Solanas. 3. New York School's "Out": Andy Warhol Presents Dumb and Dumber / Kelly Cresap. 4. The "Sweet Assassin" and the Performative Politics of SCUM Manifesto / Laura Winkiel -- Pt. III. Notes from Abroad: Queer Icons of Swinging London. 5. A Perfectly Developed Playwright: Joe Orton and Homosexual Reform / Francesca Coppa. 6. "You Don't Have to Say You Love Me": The Camp Masquerades of Dusty Springfield / Patricia Juliana Smith. 7. "Give Us a Kiss": Queer Codes, Male Partnering, and the Beatles / Ann Shillinglaw -- Pt. IV. California Dreaming: Los Angeles and Its Queer Denizens --Icons and iconoclasts in the mainstream
8. "I am with You, Little Minority Sister": Isherwood's Queer Sixties / Joseph Bristow. 9. L. A. Women: Jim Morrison with John Rechy / Ricardo L. Ortiz -- Pt. V. Icons and Iconoclasts in the Mainstream. 10. "(W)right in the Faultlines": The Problematic of Identity in William Wyler's The Children's Hour / Jennifer A. Rich. 11. Liberalism, Libido, Liberation: Baldwin's Another Country / William A. Cohen. 12. The Queer Frontier / Blake Allmendinger. 13. Producing Identity: From The Boys in the Band to Gay Liberation / William Scroggie. 14. Myra Breckinridge and the Pathology of Heterosexuality / Douglas Eisner
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Homosexuality -- History.
Gays' writings, English.
Gays' writings, American -- History and criticism.
American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Homosexuality -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Homosexuality -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Gays' writings, English -- History and criticism.
Lesbians in literature.
Gay men in literature.
Nineteen sixties.
Author Smith, Patricia Juliana.
LC no. 99013788
ISBN 0415921686 acid-free paper
0415921694 paperback acid-free paper
Other Titles Queer 60s