Recent Victories For LGBT Rights, Especially The Spread Of Same Sex Marriage, Have Gone Faster Than Most People Imagined Possible Yet The Accompanying Rise Of Gay Normality Has Been Disconcerting For Activists With Radical Sympathies Global In Scope And Drawing On A Wide Range Of Feminist, Anti Racist And Queer Scholarship And Analysis, Warped Gay Normality And Queer Anti Capitalism Shows How The Successive Same Sex Formations Of The Past Century And A Half, Corresponding To Different Phases Of Capitalist Development, Have Led Both To The Emergence Of Today S Homonormativity And Homonationalism And To Ongoing Queer Resistance The Book S Second Half Summarises Different Sexual Rebellions And The Queer Dimension Of Multifarious Movements For Social Justice And Transformation, Seeing In Them Harbingers Of A Unified And Powerful Queer Anti Capitalism

10 thoughts on “Warped

  1. Michelle Michelle says:

    I wrote a published review of this work, which I admire greatly Here

  2. Andy Andy says:

    As a young queer person, it was such a struggle to find the history of people like me, to feel connected to my own culture, and to find a meaningful way forward From Nazi book burnings to media straightwashing, some people will take every oppor...

  3. Evelyn R Evelyn R says:

    Basically, a good history of sexuality and gender paired with a Marxist framework and a mostly good set of prescriptions for the movement going forward.Full review here.