After Difference: Queer Activism in Italy and by Paolo Heywood

By Paolo Heywood

Queer activism and anthropology are either essentially taken with the idea that of distinction. but they're so in essentially alternative ways. The Italian queer activists during this ebook price distinction as anything that has to be produced, towards the id politics they locate round them. Conversely, anthropologists locate distinction on the planet round them, and search to supply an identification among anthropological idea and the ethnographic fabric it elucidates. This publication describes difficulties confronted by means of an activist 'politics of difference', and concerns in regards to the id of anthropological mirrored image itself – connecting conceptions of distinction when at the same time protecting them apart.

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