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Author Halberstam, Judith, 1961-
Title The queer art of failure / Judith Halberstam.
Published Durham : Duke University Press, c2011.
Book Cover

 Floor2  BD175 .H35 2011    MISSING
Description xii, 211 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note "A John Hope Franklin Center Book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [189]-199) and index.
Contents Introduction : low theory -- Animating revolt and revolting animation -- Dude, where's my phallus? forgetting, losing, looping -- The queer art of failure -- Shadow feminisms : queer negativity and radical passivity -- "The killer in me is the killer in you" : homosexuality and fascism -- Animating failure: ending, fleeing, surviving.
Summary "... Range[s] from children's animation to avant-garde performance and queer art to think about ways of being and knowing that stand outside of conventional understandings of success"--Introd.
Subject Social epistemology.
Failure (Psychology)
Queer theory.
ISBN 9780822350286 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822350289 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822350453 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822350459 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 700406623