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Narratives of queer desire

Margaret Sönser Breen

Narratives of queer desire

deserts of the heart

by Margaret Sönser Breen

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gays" writings, American -- History and criticism,
  • Gays" writings, English -- History and criticism,
  • Homosexuality in literature,
  • Sexual minorities in literature,
  • Desire in literature,
  • Marginality, Social, in literature,
  • Homosexuality and literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMargaret Sönser Breen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS153.G38 B74 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23929229M
    ISBN 109780230223882
    LC Control Number2009041144


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