Female Masculinity is a very important work. Nothing like it exists, period. -- Esther Newton, author of Cherry Grove, Fire Island
Thank goodness for the dashing Judith Halberstam! Her new book is a smart, entertaining and informed tour of that most threatening of cultural identities: the masculine female. Oh, yum! -- Kate Bornstein, author of My Gender Workbook
About the Author
Judith Halberstam is Professor of Literature at the University of California in San Diego. She is the author of "Skin Shows: Gothic Horror and the Technology of Monsters," also published by Duke University Press, and writes a regular film review column for "Girlfriends" magazine.