Queer Theory & Criticism

Primary Sources   I   Queer Theory

Gloria Anzaldúa, Borderlands/La Frontera: A New Mestiza (1987).

Philip Brett, Gary, and Thomas Elizabeth Wood, eds, Queering the Pitch: The New Gay and Lesbian Musicology (1994).

Judith Butler, Bodies That Matter: On the Discursive Limits of "Sex" (1993).

Judith Butler, Gender Trouble: Feminism and the Subversion of Identity (1990).

Judith Butler, "Imitation and Gender Insubordination," ed. Diana Fuss, Inside/Out (1991).

Douglas Crimp, AIDS: Cultural Analysis, Cultural Activism (1988).

Teresa de Lauretis, ed., "Queer Theory: Lesbian and Gay Sexualities" special issue, differences 3.2 (1991).

Jonathan Dollimore, Sexual Dissidence: Augustine to Wilde, Freud to Foucault (1991).

Lee Edelman, Homographesis: Essays in Gay Literary and Cultural Theory (1994).

Michel Foucault, Ethics: Subjectivity and Truth (ed. Paul Rabinow, trans. Robert Hurley et al., 1997).

Michel Foucault, Histoire de la sexualité (3 vols., 1976–84, The History of Sexuality, trans. Robert Hurley, 1978–86).

Diana Fuss, Essentially Speaking (1989).

Diana Fuss, Identification Papers (1995).

Diana Fuss, ed., Inside/Out: Lesbian Theories, Gay Theories (1991).

Jane Gallop, Anecdotal Theory (2003).

Jane Gallop, Feminist Accused of Sexual Harassment (1997).

Marjorie Garber, Vested Interests: Cross Dressing and Cultural Anxiety (1992).

Marjorie Garber, Vice Versa: Bisexuality and the Eroticism of Everyday Life (1995).

Jonathan Goldberg, Sodometries: Renaissance Texts, Modern Sexualities (1992).

David Halperin, One Hundred Years of Homosexuality and Other Essays on Greek Love (1990).

Ellis Hanson, ed., Out Takes: Essays on Queer Theory and Film (1999).

Phillip Brian Harper et al., "Queer Transexions of Race, Nation, and Gender: An Introduction," Social Text 15 (1997).

Annamarie Jagose, Queer Theory: An Introduction (1996).

James R. Kincaid, Child-Loving: The Erotic Child and Victorian Culture (1992).

Joseph Litvak, Strange Gourmets: Sophistication, Theory, and the Novel (1997).

D. A. Miller, The Novel and the Police (1988).

José Esteban Muñoz, Disidentifications: Queers of Color and the Performance of Politics (1999).

Gayle Rubin, "Thinking Sex," Pleasure and Danger (ed. Carol S. Vance, 1984).

Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, Between Men: English Literature and Male Homosocial Desire (1985).

Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, Epistemology of the Closet (1990).

Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, Tendencies (1993).

Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, Touching Feeling (2003).

Steven Seidman, ed., Queer Theory/Sociology (1996).

Allucquère Rosanne Stone, "The Empire Strikes Back: A Posttranssexual Manifesto," Camera Obscura 29 (1993).

William B. Turner, A Genealogy of Queer Theory (2000).

Michael Warner, Fear of a Queer Planet: Queer Politics and Social Theory (1993).

Michael Warner, Publics and Counterpublics (2002).

Michael Warner, The Trouble with Normal (1999).

Monique Wittig, The Straight Mind and Other Essays (1992).