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Title Long term : essays on queer commitment / Scott Herring and Lee Wallace, editors
Published Durham : Duke University Press, 2021
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 280 pages) : illustrations
Contents Foreword: Wouldn't take nothing for my journey / E. Patrick Johnson -- Introduction: A theory of the long term / Scott Herring and Lee Wallace -- Committed to the end : on caretaking, rereading, and queer theory / Elizabeth Freeman -- Loss and the long term / Amy Villarejo -- Unhealthy attachments : myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome and the commitment to endure / Sally R. Munt -- A lifetime of drugs / Kane Race -- Death do us part / Carla Freccero -- Never better : queer commitment phobia in Hanya Yanagihara's A little life / Scott Herring -- Race, incarceration, and the commitment to volunteer / Amy Jamgochian -- The color of kinship : race, biology, and queer reproduction / Jaya Keaney -- Toward a political economy of the long term / Lisa Adkins and Maryanne Dever -- Serial commitment, or, 100 ways to leave your lover / Annamarie Jagose and Lee Wallace -- The long run / Heather Love
Summary "The contributors to Long Term use the tension between the popular embrace and legalization of same-sex marriage and the queer critique of homonormativity as an opportunity to examine the myriad forms of queer commitments and their durational aspect."--
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Commitment (Psychology)
Interpersonal relations
Relationship quality
Time perception -- Social aspects
Same-sex marriage
Queer theory
Form Electronic book
Author Herring, Scott, 1976-, editor
Wallace, Lee, 1962-, editor
LC no. 2020046537
ISBN 1478021543