Article Title

Writing Through the Body

Document Type

Book Review

Author Biography

Eileen DiPofi is an M.A. student in the University of Southern California’s Cinema and Media Studies program. Eileen studies performance, American cinema (particularly early Hollywood), and stardom. Her work centers around queer theory and theories of race and ethnicity.


A Review of The Small Book of Hip Checks: On Queer Gender, Race, and Writing by Erica Rand. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2021. Pp. 152. $89.95 cloth, $23.95 paper.