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Author Buckland, Fiona
Title Impossible Dance : Club Culture and Queer World-Making
Imprint Middletown, CT. 06459 : Wesleyan University Press, 2002
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Note Intro -- Impossible Dance: Club Culture and Queer World-Making -- CONTENTS -- Acknowledgments -- Timeline -- 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 -- Appendixes -- A. Method -- B. Informants -- C. Locations of Clubs Mentioned -- D. How the City Planning Commission of the City of New York Defines "Adult Establishment -- E. Regulations and Licenses -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
An ethnographic account of gay, lesbian and queer club culture in the 1990s New York City
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Buckland, Fiona Impossible Dance : Club Culture and Queer World-Making Middletown, CT. 06459 : Wesleyan University Press,c2002 9780819564979
Subject Gay discotheques -- New York (State) -- New York.;Gay community -- New York (State) -- New York.;Lesbian community -- New York (State) -- New York.;Gays -- New York (State) -- New York -- Identity.;Lesbians -- New York (State) -- New York -- Identity
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