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Contents Acknowledgments Preface 1 Introduction The New Black Studies, or beyond the Old 'Race Man' 25 Part I Queer Black Thought 48 1 Straight Black Studies 49 2 Why I Hate Abercrombie & Fitch 85 3 It's a White Man's World: Race in the Gay Marketplace of Desire 129 Part II Race and Sexuality on Occasion 198 4 On Race, Gender and Power: The Case of Anita Hill 199 5 Feel the Rage: A Personal Remembrance of the 1992 LA Uprising 210 6 Ellen's Coming Out: Media and Public Hype 219 7 Affirmative Action and White Rage 226 Part III Straight Black Talk 237 8 Speaking the Unspeakable: On Toni Morrison, African American Intellectuals, and Essentialist Rhetoric 238 9 Cornel West and the Rhetoric of Race Transcending 272 10 Can the Queen Speak?: Sexuality, Racial Essentialism, and the Problem of Authority 299 Notes 335 Work Cited 350 Index 000
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
African Americans -- Study and teaching.
African Americans -- Intellectual life.
African Americans -- Social conditions -- 1975-.
United States -- Race relations.
Racism -- United States.
Sex role -- United States.
Sexual orientation -- United States.