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The missing body of J. T. Leroy

Kollectiv, G. and Kollectiv, P. (2018) The missing body of J. T. Leroy. In: Beber, E. (ed.) The Bodies that Remain. Dead Letter Office, 1. Punctum, London, pp. 251-262. ISBN 9781947447677

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To link to this item DOI: 10.21983/P3.0212.1.00


An essay about the corporeal dimensions of the writings and biography of author J. T. Leroy, who was discovered to be a pseudonym for writer Laura Albert. The text considers this unique literary hoax in its implications for identity politics and the role of subjectivity in post-fordist labour.

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Divisions:Arts, Humanities and Social Science > School of Arts and Communication Design > Art > Fine Art
ID Code:81529


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