Queering the Non Human (Queer Interventions) by Noreen Giffney, Noreen, Ms Giffney, Myra J, Professor Hird

By Noreen Giffney, Noreen, Ms Giffney, Myra J, Professor Hird

What may it suggest to queer the Human? by way of extension, how is the Human hired inside queer concept? those questions invite a reconsideration of ways we predict approximately queer concept, the class of the Human and the act of queering itself.

This interdisciplinary quantity of essays gathers jointly essays by means of overseas pioneering students in queer concept, serious conception, cultural reports and technological know-how experiences who've written on issues as diversified as Christ, the Antichrist, canines, starfish, werewolves, vampires, murderous dolls, cartoons, corpses, micro organism, nanoengineering, biomesis, the incest taboo, the dying force and the 'queer' in queer concept. members contain Robert Azzarello, Karen Barad, Phillip A. Bernhardt-House, Jeffrey Jerome Cohen, Claire Colebrook, Noreen Giffney, Judith Halberstam, Donna J. Haraway, Eva Hayward, Myra J. Hird, Karalyn Kendall, Vicki Kirby, Alice Kuzniar, Patricia MacCormack, Robert turbines, Luciana Parisi and Erin Runions.

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