Sexual Disorientation

Queer Temporalities, Affects, Theologies

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Elizabeth Freeman
Kent L. Brintnall, Joseph A. Marchal, Stephen D. Moore
Transdisciplinary Theological Colloquia
  • Bronx, NY: 
    Fordham University Press
    , November
     368 pages.
     For other formats: Link to Publisher's Website.


Sexual Disorientations brings some of the most recent and significant works of queer theory into conversation with the overlapping fields of biblical, theological and religious studies to explore the deep theological resonances of questions about the social and cultural construction of time, memory, and futurity. Apocalyptic, eschatological and apophatic languages, frameworks, and orientations pervade both queer theorizing and theologizing about time, affect, history and desire. The volume fosters a more explicit engagement between theories of queer temporality and affectivity and religious texts and discourses.

About the Author(s)/Editor(s)/Translator(s): 

Elizabeth Freeman is Professor of English at University of California, Davis.

Kent L. Brintnall is Associate Professor of Religious Studies at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

Joseph A. Marchal is Associate Professor of Religious Studies at Ball State University. 

Stephen D. Moore is Edmund S. Janes Professor of New Testament Studies at the Theological School, Drew University.

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