This essay advances same-sex romantic correspondence as a pre-Stonewall site of rhetoric’s queer extracurriculum. Grounded in archival research on African American women Addie Brown and Rebecca Primus, I argue their epistolary exchange was animated by queer erotics that enabled their participation in self-education for racial uplift.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||26|
|Journal||College Composition and Communication|
|State||Published - Dec 2017|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Language and Linguistics
- Literature and Literary Theory