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Working Class Lesbian Life: Classed Outsiders
Exploring the relationship between class, sexuality and social exclusion, this is an original study of women who identify themselves as working-class and lesbian, highlighting the significance of class and sexuality in their biographies, everyday lives and identities. It provides insight into the experiences of self-identified working-class lesbians and offers a timely cri ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published August 15th 2007 by Palgrave Macmillan
(first published July 13th 2007)
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I am really struggling to 'rate' this book. It is a book of research findings and interpretations of interviews with working class lesbians. To me, the things in it are common knowledge and since I largely rate non-fiction books on whether I've learned from them this creates a problem! I like that the book is out there, because it will be no doubt informative to some, and I like that it challenges some of the 'classless' queer theory stuff- massive kudos to that. It has introduced me to the idea ...more