Vested Interests: Cross-Dressing & Cultural Anxiety

Vested Interests: Cross-Dressing & Cultural Anxiety

by Marjorie Garber, Margorie Garber
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415919517

ISBN-13: 9780415919517

Pub. Date: 11/28/1997

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Beginning with the bold claim, "There can be no culture without the transvestite," Marjorie Garber explores the nature and significance of cross-dressing and of the West's recurring fascination with it. Rich in anecdote and insight, Vested Interests offers a provocative and entertaining view of our ongoing obsession with dressing up—

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Beginning with the bold claim, "There can be no culture without the transvestite," Marjorie Garber explores the nature and significance of cross-dressing and of the West's recurring fascination with it. Rich in anecdote and insight, Vested Interests offers a provocative and entertaining view of our ongoing obsession with dressing up—and with the power of clothes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415919517
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/28/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
498
Sales rank:
727,220
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.80(h) x 1.30(d)

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