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Why I hate Abercrombie & Fitch : essays on race and sexuality

Why I hate Abercrombie & Fitch : essays on race and sexuality

Author: Dwight A McBride
Publisher: New York : New York University, ©2005.
Series: Sexual cultures.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Dwight A. McBride examines the quiet way discriminatory hiring practices and racist ad campaigns seep into and reflect malevolent undertones in American culture. McBride maintains that issues of race  Read more...

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Named Person: Schwarze
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dwight A McBride
ISBN: 0814756859 9780814756850 0814756867 9780814756867
OCLC Number: 55947980
Awards: Short-listed for Lambda Literary Awards (Lgbt Studies) 2005
Short-listed for Hurston/Wright LEGACY Award (Nonfiction) 2006
Description: xiv, 251 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : the new Black Studies, or beyond the old 'race man' --
Straight Black Studies --
Why I hate Abercrombie & Fitch --
It's a white man's world : race in the gay marketplace of desire --
On race, gender, and power : the case of Anita Hill --
Feel the rage : a personal remembrance of the 1992 Los Angelos uprising --
Ellen's coming out : media and public hype --
Affirmative action and white rage --
Speaking the unspeakable : on Toni Morrison, African American intellectuals, and essentialist rhetoric --
Cornel West and the rhetoric of race transcending --
Can the queen speak? : sexuality, racial essentialism, and the problem of authority.
Series Title: Sexual cultures.
Other Titles: Why I hate Abercrombie and Fitch
Responsibility: Dwight A. McBride.
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McBrides heady collection is an accessible think piece, starting with its agreeable title and its pointed essay of the same name. * Time Out New York * Possibly the best title of the season. * Books Read more...

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