xi, 223 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm.
Formatted Contents Note
Queerness as horizon: utopian hermeneutics in the face of gay pragmatism Ghosts of public sex: utopian longings, queer memories The future is in the present: sexual avant-gardes and the performance of utopia Gesture, ephemera, and queer feeling: approaching Kevin Aviance Cruising the toilet: LeRoi Jones/Amiri Baraka, radical black traditions, and queer futurity Stages: queers, punks, and the utopian performative Utopia's seating chart: Ray Johnson, Jill Johnston, and queer intermedia as system Just like heaven: queer utopian art and the aesthetic dimension A jeté out the window: Fred Herko's incandescent illumination After Jack: queer failure, queer virtuosity.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.