Judith Butler is Maxine Elliot Professor in the Departments of Rhetoric and Comparative Literature and the Co-director of the Program of Critical Theory at the University of California, Berkeley. She is presently the recipient of the Andrew Mellon Award for Distinguished Academic Achievement in the Humanities.--This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
For academics Judith Butler is a wonderful teacher...as an academic I used this book in my research on gendered differences and legal issues in disability studies.Published 5 months ago by ANTHONY MAPP
This book drove me almost entirely insane. The essay if you can call it that on the film Paris is Burning is simply incendiary to any person with a trace element of logic in their... Read morePublished on Feb. 19 2003
I would have to agree with the reader that said this book was completely incomprehensible!Published on Jan. 24 2003