Joan Nestle's A Fragile Union: New and Selected Writings PDF

Joan Nestle's A Fragile Union: New and Selected Writings PDF

By Joan Nestle

a delicate Union is Joan Nestle’s choice of intimate essays and narratives approximately lesbian sexuality, butch-femme relationships, intercourse writing, the significance of maintaining lesbian and homosexual background, the affection among lesbians and homosexual males, and the "often-shaky camaraderie between lesbians that as group keeps to flex its diversity." Longtime readers of Nestle's writings are acquainted with her subject matters of solidarity and distinction. In a delicate Union, Nestle delves nonetheless deeper. residing with melanoma, Nestle explores different "fragile unions": the fragility of her sexual wish within the face of her disorder, the fragility of reminiscence within the face of loss, and consistently within the face of worry, her trust within the hazard of wish, her love for her people—women, lesbians and gays, operating category, and all who fight opposed to injustice.

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