After Queer Theory: The Limits of Sexual Politics by James Penney

By James Penney

After Queer Theory makes the provocative declare that queer thought has run its direction, made out of date through the elaboration of its personal good judgment inside capitalism. James Penney argues that faraway from signalling the tip of anti-homophobic feedback, although, the top of queer offers the get together to reconsider the relation among sexuality and politics.

Through a severe go back to Marxism and psychoanalysis (Freud and Lacan), Penney insists that tips on how to implant sexuality within the box of political antagonism is mockingly to desert the exhausted premise of a politicised sexuality.

After Queer Theory argues that it will be important to wrest sexuality from the useless finish of identification politics, starting it as much as a common emancipatory fight past the achieve of capitalism's powers of commodification.

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