Authority, Disobedience and Dissent

First-Person Testimony and the Que(e)rying of Religion

Authors

  • Victor E. Marsh University of Queensland

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1558/post.v4i3.233

Keywords:

Queer, gender disobedient

Author Biography

Victor E. Marsh, University of Queensland

Research Adviser, School of English, Media Studies and Art History.

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Published

2010-12-10

How to Cite

Marsh, V. E. (2010). Authority, Disobedience and Dissent: First-Person Testimony and the Que(e)rying of Religion. Postscripts: The Journal of Sacred Texts, Cultural Histories, and Contemporary Contexts, 4(3), 233–241. https://doi.org/10.1558/post.v4i3.233

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