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Title:
Our Monica, ourselves : the Clinton affair and the national interest
Author:
Berlant, Lauren Gail, 1957-
Publication Information:
New York : New York University Press, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
vii, 340 pages ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
The culture wars of the 1960s and the assault on the presidency : the meaning of the Clinton impeachment / Eli Zaretsky -- The symbolics of presidentialism : sex and democratic identification / Dana D. Nelson and Tyler Curtain -- The face that launched a thousand jokes / Laura Kipnis -- It's not about sex / James R. Kincaid -- The door ajar : the erotics of hypocrisy in the White House scandal / Simone Weil Davis -- Sex of a kind : on graphic language and the modesty of television news / Sasha Torres -- The first penis impeached / Toby Miller -- The return of the oppressed / Frederick C. Moten and B Jenkins -- Trashing the presidency : race, class, and the Clinton/Lewinsky affair / Micki McElya -- Moniker / Marjorie Garber -- Monica Dreyfus / Tomasz Kitlinski, Pawel Leszkowicz, and Joe Lockard -- The president's penis : entertaining sex and power / Catharine Lumby -- 'Tis pity he's a whore / Ellen Willis -- Loose lips / Jane Gallop with Lauren Berlant -- Sexuality's archive : the evidence of the Starr report / Ann Cvetkovich -- Sex and civility / Eric O. Clarke -- "He has wronged America and women" : Clinton's sexual conservatism / Janet R. Jakobsen -- Sexual risk management in the Clinton White House / Anna Marie Smith.
ISBN:
9780814798652

9780814798645
Format :
Book