By R Raj Rao
Criminal Love? takes up the problem of learning the extensive gamut of lived truth of the Indian queer, opposed to the backdrop of a collection of theories. Written through a guy who has been overtly homosexual for the final forty years, this publication selections up concerns, suggestions, and theories in the realm of queer experiences and dissects them opposed to the daily reports of Indian queers. Digging deep into his personal studies and people of the folk with whom he has come into touch, Rao highlights the websites of transgression inside a probably monosexual society and analyzes all of the features of the fight of being queer in a repressive atmosphere.
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Criminal Love?: Queer Theory, Culture, and Politics in India by R Raj Rao