Loading, please wait...
:

product description page

Queering the Interior (Hardcover)

Queering the Interior (Hardcover) - image 1 of 1

About this item

Queering the Interior problematizes the familiar space of 'home'. It deploys a queer lens to view domestic interiors and conventions and uncovers some of the complexities of homemaking for queer people.

Each of the book's six sections focuses on a different room or space inside the home. The journey starts with entryways, and continues through kitchens, living spaces, bedrooms, bathrooms, and finally, closets and studies. In each case up to three specialists bring their disciplinary expertise and queer perspectives to bear. The result is a fascinating collection of essays by scholars from literary studies, geography, sociology, anthropology, history and art history. The contributors use historical and sociological case studies; spatial, art and literary analyses; interviews; and experimental visual approaches to deliver fresh, detailed and grounded perspectives on the home and its queer dimensions.

A highly creative approach to the analysis of domestic spaces, Queering the Interior makes an important contribution to the fields of gender studies, social and cultural history, cultural studies, design, architecture, anthropology, sociology, and cultural geography.
Number of Pages: 233
Genre: Social Science, Psychology
Series Title: Home
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Academic
Language: English
Street Date: November 2, 2017
TCIN: 51965963
UPC: 9781474262200
Item Number (DPCI): 248-37-5589
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.
$114.00
Shipping
In stock - free standard shipping with REDcard
Not in stores

Guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.


*See offer details. Restrictions apply. Pricing, promotions and availability may vary by location and at Target.com.