Billy Budd: after the homosexual
Sedgwick, Eve Kosofsky
Sedgwick describes the nature of homosexuality as portrayed in Melville's Billy Budd. She examines the subject through analysis of characters and conflicts and discusses the effect of AIDS on current homosexual definition.
Recorded in Ithaca, NY by Cornell University., Sponsored by: Society for the Humanities., Speaker(s): Professor of English, Duke University., Lecture, February 20, 1989.92 minutes