The quote you
chose was: '"Queerness" [is] the open mesh of possibilities, gaps, overlaps,
dissonances and resonances, lapses and excesses of meaning where the constituent
elements of anyone's gender, of anyone's sexuality aren't made (or can't be made)
to signify monolithically' (Eve
Kosofsky Sedgwick (1993), Tendencies).
guess, but this quote was from Eve
The clue's in the question: Judith Butler wasn't actually talking about "queer"