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    Promoting dissident collectivities: celebrating Alan Sinfield

    Segal, Lynne (2016) Promoting dissident collectivities: celebrating Alan Sinfield. Textual Practice 30 (6), pp. 1089-1103. ISSN 0950-236X.

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    Abstract

    It is a good moment to recall the significance of Alan Sinfield's work for the ever volatile theorizing and practices embracing the possibilities and limits of rethinking gender, sexualities and the dissident subcultures of the left committed to any form of radical egalitarianism. Whether exploring the potential and limits of subversive performativities, the abject place of the ‘feminine’ in gay and straight cultures alike, or the possible fit between queer theory, commerce and neo-liberalism, Alan Sinfield's writing remains enduringly passionate and provocative, making him one of the key thinkers of our time.

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    Item Type: Article
    Additional Information: This is an Accepted Manuscript of an article published by Taylor & Francis, available online at the link above.
    Keyword(s) / Subject(s): Post-war culture, masculinity, sexual dissidence, the erotics of power, the limits of antinormativity
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy > Psychosocial Studies
    Research Centre: Mapping Maternal Subjectivities, Identities and Ethics (MAMSIE), Gender and Sexuality, Birkbeck (BiGS), Social Research, Birkbeck Institute for (BISR), Contemporary Literature, Centre for
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 03 Nov 2016 15:00
    Last Modified: 27 Jul 2019 15:57
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/16591

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