Traces Christopher Isherwood's exploration of queer familial ties in his early novel The Memorial. Incorporates Pierre Bourdieu's writings on family photography.
MSU-Meridian - Division of Arts and Sciences
queer, gay, family, kinship, photography, album, Bourdieu, modernism
Kelley, James. “Aunt Mary, Uncle Henry, and Anti-Ancestral Impulses in The Memorial.” The Isherwood Century. Ed. James Berg and Chris Freeman. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2000. 141-49.