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Cotton's Queer Relations: Same-Sex Intimacy and the Literature of the Southern Plantation, 1936-1968

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Finally breaking through heterosexual cliches of flirtatious belles and cavaliers, sinister black rapists and lusty "Jezebels," "Cotton's Queer Relations" exposes the queer dynamics embedded in myths of the southern plantation. Focusing on works by Ernest J. Gaines, William Faulkner, Tennessee Williams, Lillian Hellman, Katherine Anne Porter, Margaret Walker, William Styro ...more
Hardcover, 298 pages
Published February 10th 2009 by University of Virginia Press
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