Judith Halberstam
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The Best Non-Fiction of 2011
23 Feb 2012 // 3:00 PM

Books have a long shelf-life. A loved book may outlast its original owner by a generation – or more -- if well cared for. With that in mind, we recall our best loved books of 2011 here, well into 2012. Better late than never...


If at First You Don't Succeed, Failure May Be Your Style: 'The Queer Art of Failure'
12 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM

Rather than searching for ways around death and disappointment, the queer art of failure involves the acceptance of the finite, the embrace of the absurd, the silly, and the hopelessly goofy.


In a Queer Time & Place: Transgender Bodies, Subcultural Lives by Judith Halberstam
14 Jun 2005 // 7:00 PM

In a Queer Time displays Halberstam's sophisticated understanding of contemporary culture in a plain and engaging tone.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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