Vested Interests and Cross Dressing

Vested Interests by Garber has proved to be a really helpful resource for the arguments I want to give in my presentation. Other then intellectual content, the images within the book accurately illustrate the notion of gender being performative; a parody, a mimic. Below are some images taken from the book attesting that gender is a set of acts and gestures, as Butler stated.


Garber, M (1991) Vested Interests: Cross-dressing and Cultural Anxiety. London: Routledge. 120-161

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