Doing gender: community and performativity
Paul Baker [+]
Paul Baker is a lecturer in the Department of Linguistics and English Language at Lancaster University. His previous books include Public Discourses of Gay Men, Hello Sailor and Using Corpora for Discourse Analysis. He has also published on the subject of Polari, a lost language variety used by gay men.
Topics include: Community, contact and co-operation; Gender as performance; Conclusion