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Author Buckland, Fiona.

Title Impossible dance : club culture and queer world-making / Fiona Buckland
Published Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, [2001]


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 MELB  305.90664 Buc/Idc  AVAILABLE
Description xxiv, 224 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Introduction: Impossible Dance -- 1. The Theater of Queer World-Making -- 2. The Currency of Fabulousness: Fashioning the Self, Fashioning the Lifeworld -- 3. Slaves to the Rhythm? Using Music, Space, Dance, and the Ideas of the Body -- 4. The Order of Play: Choreographing Queer Politics -- 5. Only When I Lose Myself in Someone Else: Desire, Mimesis, and Transcendence -- 6. Closer: Crackdown, Community, and the Physicality of Queerness -- 7. Mr. Mesa's Ticket: Memory and Dance at the Body Positive T-Dance
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 207)-213) and index
Subject Gay clubs -- New York (State) -- New York.
Gay community -- New York (State)
Lesbian community -- New York (State)
Gays -- New York (State) -- New York -- Identity
Lesbians -- New York (State) -- New York -- Identity
LC no. 2001004768
ISBN 0819564974 cloth alkaline paper
0819564982 paperback alkaline paper