Table of Contents:
  • 1. Henry James and the languages of sex
  • 2. Gender and representation in The Wings of the Dove
  • 3. Sexuality and the aesthetic in The Golden Bowl
  • 4. The Eroticism of prohibition: masochism and the law in Roderick Hudson
  • 5. Queer plotting: The Bostonians and the Princess Casamassima
  • 6. James's late short fiction and the spectacle of modern homosexuality
  • 7. Suicide and blackmail: James's 'poor sensitive gentlemen'
  • Conclusion: 'that queer monster the artist'
  • Bibliography

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