By James Penney
Through a severe go back to Marxism and psychoanalysis (Freud and Lacan), Penney insists that the best way to implant sexuality within the box of political antagonism is sarcastically to desert the exhausted premise of a politicised sexuality.
After Queer Theory argues that it is vital to wrest sexuality from the lifeless finish of id politics, starting it as much as a common emancipatory fight past the succeed in of capitalism's powers of commodification.
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