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- DescriptionWomen in Victorian England wore jewelry made from each other's hair and wrote poems celebrating decades of friendship. They pored over magazines that described the dangerous pleasures of corporal punishment. This book offers a paradigm for theorizing gender and sexuality - not just in the Victorian period, but in our own.
- Author BiographySharon Marcus is Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University. She is the author of Apartment Stories: City and Home in Nineteenth-Century Paris and London.
- PrizesWinner of Barbara Perkins and George Perkins Prize 2008 and Alan Bray Memorial Award 2008 and Lambda Literary Awards, LGBT Nonfiction 2007. Commended for Judy Grahn Award for Lesbian Nonfiction, presented by the Publishing Triangle 2008.
- Author(s)Sharon Marcus
- PublisherPrinceton University Press
- Date of Publication22/01/2007
- GenreGender Studies / Gay & Lesbian Studies
- Place of PublicationNew Jersey
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintPrinceton University Press
- Content Note18 halftones. 2 line illus.
- Weight539 g
- Width152 mm
- Height235 mm
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