Gender and Disease

Table of Contents

Editorial

Elizabeth Strowick: The Infectious Performative.  Contagion between Bacteriology and Literature.

Tanja Nusser: Foreboding Forefathers:  Cross(br)ed Desire, A Child and Dubious Parenthood. Goethe’s Elective Affinities (Translated by Kate Brooks)

Christina Fisanick: Too Fat, Too Hairy, Too (In)visible: Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome and Normative Femininity

Interview: “Cripping up is the twenty-first century’s answer to blacking up”:  Conversation with Kaite O’Reilly on theatre, feminism and disability

Review: Breen, Margaret Sönser and Warren J. Blumfeld, eds. “Butler Matters. Judith Butler’s Impact on Feminist and Queer Studies.” Aldershot: Ashgate, 2005.

Review: Helma Järviluoma, Pirkko Moisala & Anni Vilkko. “Gender and Qualitative Methods.” London: Sage Publications, 2003.

Review: Judith Butler. “Undoing Gender.” Routledge: New York. 2004

“Peeling” (Excerpts)