Ties that bind : familial homophobia and its consequences /
- Publication info:
- New York : New Press : Distributed by Perseus Distribution, 2009.
On the Shelf
- Ties that bind : familial homophobia and its consequences / Sarah Schulman.
- Main Author:
- Schulman, Sarah, 1958-
New York : New Press : 2009
- Physical Description:
xiii, 171 p. ; 20 cm.
Table of Contents
- "The oppressed will always believe the worst about themselves"
- Cultural crisis, NOT personal problem
- Homophobia as a pleasure system
- The failure of therapeutic solutions
- Doing to lovers as other have done to us/her
- Third party intervention : the human obligation
- Withholding creates tension, acknowledgment creates relief (and this is why we are talking about gay marriage)
- To be real
- Conclusion : facing challenging ideas.