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Title Queer Iberia : sexualities, cultures, and crossings from the Middle Ages to the Renaissance / edited by Josiah Blackmore and Gregory S. Hutcheson
Published Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 1999


Description 1 online resource (viii, 478 pages) : illustrations
Series Series Q
Series Q.
Contents Saint Pelagius, Ephebe and martyr / Mark D. Jordan -- "Affined to love the Moor": sexual misalliance and cultural mixing in The Cantigas d'escarnho e de mal dizer / Benjamin Liu -- Queer representation in the Arçipreste de Talavera, or The maldezir de mugeres is a drag / Catherine Brown -- "Tanquam effeminatum": Pedro II of Aragon and the gendering of heresy in the Albigensian crusade / Sara Lipton -- The semiotics of phallic aggression and anal penetration as male agonistic ritual in the Libro de buen amor / Louise O. Vasvári -- Male bonding as cultural construction in Alfonso X, Ramon Llull, and Juan Manuel: homosocial friendship in Medieval Iberia / Roberto J. González-Casanovas -- The poets of Sodom / Josiah Blackmore -- Desperately seeking Sodom: queerness in The chronicles of Alvaro de Luna / Gregory S. Hutcheson -- Juan Ruiz's heterosexual "good love" / Daniel Eisenberg -- Fictions of infection: diseasing the sexual other in Francesc Eiximenis's Lo llibre de les dones / Michael Solomon -- "A tierro, puto!": Alfonso de Palencia's discourse of effeminacy / Barbara Wissberger -- "Tened por espejo su fin": mapping gender and sex in fifteenth- and sixteenth-century Spain / Linde M. Brocato -- Dismembering the body politic: vile bodies and sexual underworld in Celestina / E. Michael Gerli -- From convent to battlefield: cross-dressing and gendering the self in the new world of Imperial Spain / Mary Elizabeth Perry -- Written on the body: slave or hermaphrodite in sixteenth-century Spain / Israel Burshatin
Summary The essays in this volume describe and analyze the sexual diversity that proliferated during the period between the tenth and the sixteenth centuries when political hegemony in Iberia passed from Muslim to Christian hands
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Homosexuality -- Spain
Homosexuality -- Portugal
Homosexuality and literature.
Sex in literature.
Literature and society -- Spain
Literature and society -- Portugal
Homosexuality -- history
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Gay Studies.
Homosexuality and literature
Literature and society
Sex in literature
Seksuele afwijkingen.
Form Electronic book
Author Blackmore, Josiah, 1959- editor.
Hutcheson, Gregory S., editor.
ISBN 9780822382171