In a study that will be of interest to all those concerned with
the politics of gender, the history of sexuality, and the erotics
of reading, Christopher Craft investigates questions fundamental
to any history of present sexualities. How does the modern binary
homosexual/heterosexual relate to earlier formulations like
"sexual inversion" and "sodomy"? What part does literature play
in the development of such categories, or in a... more...