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GLQ (2011) 17 (2-3): 349–355.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Carla Freccero This essay, originally delivered as a response to Leo Bersani's presentation “Father Knows Best” at UC Berkeley's “Queer Bonds” conference, provides a critical appraisal of Bersani's reading of Claire Denis's film Beau Travail , exploring both the film's neo- and postcolonial...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (4): 517–542.
Published: 01 October 2011
... antifoundationalism she and queer theorists share. Focusing specifically on the antisocial thesis of queer theory, especially in the work of Leo Bersani and Janet Halley, the essay first examines the contentious relation between feminist and queer conceptions of sexual ethics before addressing new possibilities for a...
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GLQ (2014) 20 (3): 277–296.
Published: 01 June 2014
... relation to Leo Bersani's analysis of gay male desire and subjectivity, Bidart's work illuminates that the self-present human voice on which testimony seems to rely is itself a rhetorical figure whose grounding in the body can never be fully located or made distinct from its own figural status. Through...
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GLQ (2016) 22 (3): 409–435.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Ben Nichols What is so bad about the “reductive”? In queer and other scholarship, reductionism signals simplistic homogeneity, fixity, and limitation, which are ideas often taken to be self-evidently problematic. Addressing a range of theoretical material, especially the work of Leo Bersani, this...
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GLQ (2019) 25 (2): 273–296.
Published: 01 April 2019
...Bobby Benedicto Drawing on the writings of Georges Bataille and Leo Bersani, this essay reexamines the long-held association of homosexuality with a radical erotics of death from the vantage of queer of color critique. While notions of suicidal ecstasy, self-shattering, and masochistic jouissance...
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GLQ (1995) 2 (1_and_2): 11–33.
Published: 01 April 1995
...Leo Bersani Copyright © 1995 by Gordon and Breach Science Publishers SA 1995 Works Cited Adams , Parveen . Of Female Bondage. Between Feminism and Psychoanalysis . Ed. Teresa Brennan. New York: Routledge, 1989 . 247 -65. Bersani , Leo . The Freudian Body: Psychoanalysis...
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GLQ (2016) 22 (2): 318–320.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Tom Roach Thoughts and Things . Bersani Leo . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2015 . xv + 120 pp. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 318 GLQ: A JOURNAL OF LESBIAN AND GAY STUDIES RIDDING ONESELF OF MAD MASTERS Tom Roach Thoughts and...
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GLQ (1995) 2 (1_and_2): 179–180.
Published: 01 April 1995
... Copyright © 1995 by Gordon and Breach Science Publishers SA 1995 ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS LEO BERSANI is the Class of 1950 Professor of French at the University of California, Berkeley. Bersani is the author of The Freudian Body: Psychoanalysis and Art (Columbia UP, 1986...
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GLQ (2007) 13 (1): 125–139.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Heather Love Forms of Being: Cinema, Aesthetics, Subjectivity 
 Leo Bersani and Ulysse Dutoit
 London: British Film Institute , 2004 . 208 pp . No Future: Queer Theory and the Death Drive 
 Lee Edelman
 Durham, NC: Duke University Press , 2004 . 208 pp . Against Love: A...
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GLQ (2019) 25 (2): 217–221.
Published: 01 April 2019
... Public .” Critical Inquiry 24 : 547 – 66 . Bersani Leo . 1995 . Homos . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Cobb Michael . 2012 . Single: Arguments for the Uncoupled . New York : New York University Press . Edelman Lee . 2004 . No Future: Queer Theory...
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GLQ (2015) 21 (2-3): 453–455.
Published: 01 June 2015
... thinking attempt to undo in a manner reminiscent of the self-­shattering force of rupture associated 454 GLQ: A JOURNAL OF LESBIAN and GAY STUDIES with sexuality in Leo Bersani’s classic essay, “Is the Rectum a Grave?” If, as Ber- sani intimated, the rectum is a site in which a...
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GLQ (2020) 26 (3): 611–613.
Published: 01 June 2020
...Camille Robcis Sex, France, and Arab Men, 1962–1979 , Shepard Todd , Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2017 . 317 pp. © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020 References Bersani Leo . 1995 . Homos . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Foucault...
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GLQ (2015) 21 (1): 171–173.
Published: 01 January 2015
... family thus proves that its parents don’t fuck,” that sex is in the service of future generation rather than present pleasure.3 Like Edelman’s critique of reproductive futurism, or Tim Dean’s description of heterosexual copu- lation as a kind of sublimation, or Leo Bersani’s...
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GLQ (2013) 19 (2): 191–213.
Published: 01 April 2013
... this context, this essay draws on Leo Bersani and Ulysse Dutoit’s work on correspondence and reads correspondence as resonant with anal eroti- cism. In their writing together, Bersani and Dutoit describe a kind of relational- ity based on the correspondence of forms; that is, someone finds a form...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (2-3): 331–348.
Published: 01 June 2011
... we have an antisocial position exemplified by scholars like Leo Bersani and Lee Edelman that posits queer as inevitably wedded to antiso- ciality. On the other side, José Esteban Muñoz counters the antisocial impetus with a queer articulation of utopia that is always on the...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (2-3): 223–241.
Published: 01 June 2011
... more prosaic. For example, what might the sometimes abstract perspectives on “new relational modes” in the work of Leo Bersani, or on “queerness as collectivity” in José Esteban Muñoz, teach us about negotiating the concrete relational pos- sibilities between, say...
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GLQ (2001) 7 (4): 553–591.
Published: 01 October 2001
..., who professes, “As long as such books are being published . . . every- thing will be all right.”1 While addressing a host of different issues and audiences, Leo Bersani comes close to repeating Baldwin’s scornful observations in his more recent dis...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (2-3): 389–403.
Published: 01 June 2011
... heterosexual genital sex by formulating all sex as perverse in relation to orgasm’s “extreme pleasure, which throws the ego ‘off its guard’ and appears to threaten our bodily and psychic integrity” (143). Such a formulation might claim affinity with Leo Bersani’s Freudian account of...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (1): 155–165.
Published: 01 January 2011
... humanities that rewards and valorizes single-­authored scholarship. Others took a more critical position on the conventional vocabulary and strategy of political action and the tendency of queer studies to celebrate trans- gression and resistance. Leo Bersani, drawing from his collaboration with...
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GLQ (2011) 17 (2-3): 243–263.
Published: 01 June 2011
... associated with Leo Bersani’s Homos (1995), as nearly all the panelists concurred, but the 2005 panel discus- sion identified it — and possibly overidentified it, as Robert Caserio suggests —  with Lee Edelman’s book No Future: Queer Theory and the Death Drive (2004).26...