Assaults on Convention

Essays on Lesbian Transgressors

Genre
Non-Ficiton
Topics
Feminism, Lifestyle, Subculture
Format
Paperback

Description

Assaults on Convention examines the Lesbian transgressor's role in society and challenges the assumption that every lesbian has an obligation to protect the respectability of the lesbian community in the eyes of the heterosexual world. It argues that lesbian transgression can break down a layer of restrictive and outdated rules for the whole of society.