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Gender Queer Theory – Bibliography

Bennett, Andrew, and Nicholas Royle. An Introduction to Literature, Criticism and Theory. Harlow: Pearson Education Limited. 2009.

Butler, Judith. Gender Trouble: Feminism and the Subversion of Identity. New York and London: Routledge, 2006.

Faderman, Lillian. Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers: A History of Lesbian Life n Twentieth-Century America. New York and Oxford: Columbia University Press, 1991.

Foucault, Michel. The History of Sexuality. London and New York: Penguin, 1998.

Halperin, David. Saint Foucault: Towards a Gay Hagiography. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995.

von Krafft-Ebing. Psychopathia Sexualis (available via archive.org)

Purvis, Tony. ‘Sexualities’. Literary Theory and Criticism: An Oxford Guide. Ed. Patricia Waugh. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006. 427-450.

Rich, Adrienne. ‘Compulsory Heterosexuality and Lesbian Existence’. Signs 5.4 (Summer 1980): 631-660.

Sedgwick, Eve Kosofsky. Epistemology of the Closet. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1990.

Sinfield, Alan. Cultural Politics – Queer Reading. Oxon: Routledge, 2005.

Wittig, Monique. The Straight Mind. Boston: Beacon Press, Ltd, 1991.