After Difference: Queer Activism in Italy and by Paolo Heywood

By Paolo Heywood

Queer activism and anthropology are either essentially taken with the idea that of distinction. but they're so in essentially other ways. The Italian queer activists during this booklet worth distinction as anything that has to be produced, towards the id politics they locate round them. Conversely, anthropologists locate distinction on the earth round them, and search to supply an identification among anthropological thought and the ethnographic fabric it elucidates. This ebook describes difficulties confronted by way of an activist 'politics of difference', and matters in regards to the identification of anthropological mirrored image itself – connecting conceptions of distinction when at the same time conserving them apart.

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