Writing AIDS : gay literature, language, and analysis / Timothy F. Murphy and Suzanne Poirier, editors.

Contributor(s): Murphy, Timothy F, 1955- | Poirier, SuzanneMaterial type: TextTextSeries: Between men--between womenPublication details: New York : Columbia University Press, c1993. Description: viii, 352 p. ; 24 cmISBN: 0231078641; 9780231078641Subject(s): Gay men's writings, American -- History and criticism | AIDS (Disease) in literature | American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism | American literature -- Male authors -- History and criticism | Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- History and criticism | Literature, Modern -- Male authors -- History and criticism | Homosexuality and literature -- History -- 20th century | Gay men -- United States -- Intellectual life | Gay men's writings -- History and criticism | Gay men in literatureDDC classification: 810.9/356 LOC classification: PS153.G38 | W74 1993Online resources: Ebook from the Internet Archive (renewable 1-hour loan only)
Contents:
On writing AIDS: introduction / Suzanne Poirier -- The mirror and the tank: "AIDS," subjectivity, and the rhetoric of activism / Lee Edelman -- The language of war in AIDS discourse / Michael S. Sherry -- Plague in Germany, 1939/1989: cultural images of race, space, and disease / Sander L. Gilman -- Fantom images: Hervé Guibert and the writing of "sida" in France / Emily Apter -- Apocalyptic utterance in Edmund White's "An oracle" / Richard Dellamora -- Eloquence and epitaph: Black nationalism and the homophobic impulse in responses to the death of Max Robinson / Phillip Brian Harper -- AIDS 101 / Peter M. Bowen -- AIDS narratives on television: whose story? / Paula A. Treichler -- "And once I had it all": AIDS narratives and memories of an American dream / John M. Clum -- Refusing the name: the absence of AIDS in recent American gay male fiction / James W. Jones -- Immersive and counterimmersive writing about AIDS: the achievement of Paul Monette's Love alone / Joseph Cady -- Dante on Fire Island: reinventing heaven in the AIDS elegy / James Miller -- Testimony / Timothy F. Murphy -- Annotated bibliography of AIDS literature, 1982-91 (p. [321]-339) / Franklin Brooks and Timothy F. Murphy.
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Brief bio-bibliographical notes on contributors: p. [340]-342.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

On writing AIDS: introduction / Suzanne Poirier -- The mirror and the tank: "AIDS," subjectivity, and the rhetoric of activism / Lee Edelman -- The language of war in AIDS discourse / Michael S. Sherry -- Plague in Germany, 1939/1989: cultural images of race, space, and disease / Sander L. Gilman -- Fantom images: Hervé Guibert and the writing of "sida" in France / Emily Apter -- Apocalyptic utterance in Edmund White's "An oracle" / Richard Dellamora -- Eloquence and epitaph: Black nationalism and the homophobic impulse in responses to the death of Max Robinson / Phillip Brian Harper -- AIDS 101 / Peter M. Bowen -- AIDS narratives on television: whose story? / Paula A. Treichler -- "And once I had it all": AIDS narratives and memories of an American dream / John M. Clum -- Refusing the name: the absence of AIDS in recent American gay male fiction / James W. Jones -- Immersive and counterimmersive writing about AIDS: the achievement of Paul Monette's Love alone / Joseph Cady -- Dante on Fire Island: reinventing heaven in the AIDS elegy / James Miller -- Testimony / Timothy F. Murphy -- Annotated bibliography of AIDS literature, 1982-91 (p. [321]-339) / Franklin Brooks and Timothy F. Murphy.

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