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Females

Author: Andrea Long Chu
Publisher: London ; Brooklyn, NY : Verso, 2019. ©2019
Series: Verso pamphlets.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Females is Andrea Long Chu's genre-defying investigation into sex and lies, desperate artists and reckless politics, the smothering embrace of gender and the punishing force of desire. Drawing inspiration from a forgotten play by Valerie Solanas--the woman who wrote the SCUM Manifesto and shot Andy Warhol--Chu aims her searing wit and surgical intuition at targets ranging from performance art to psychoanalysis,  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrea Long Chu
ISBN: 9781788737371 1788737377
OCLC Number: 1098229567
Notes: Series statement taken from publisher's website.
Description: 106 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Verso pamphlets.
Responsibility: Andrea Long Chu.

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"Desire deserves a description. So does the gender self-loathing of the "female" who is, it turns out, "all of us." With these theses, Andrea Long Chu inspires thrilled and dark passions because she Read more...

 
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