Homoerotism - definition of homoerotism by The Free Dictionary
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ho·mo·e·rot·i·cism (hō′mō-ĭ-rŏt′ĭ-sĭz′əm) also ho·mo·er·o·tism (-ĕr′ə-tĭz′əm)
The quality of being homoerotic or being represented as homoerotic.
1. the tendency to obtain sexual gratification from a member of the same sex.See also: Homosexuality
2. homosexual activity. — homoerotic, adj.
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Keywords: Chilean poetry, homoerotism
, abject subjectivity, seduction.
Nevertheless, contemporary Jewish writers discussed in this essay render the theme of homoerotism
explicit and do not feel the need to conceal it with a normative heterosexual imagery.
In order to better understand the homosociality and homoerotism
, I refer to the work of Sedgwick, Sharon Marcus, and Georges Bataille.
The four patients who had an obsession of being gay despite little or no homoerotism
are presented in detail.