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Gay Men and the Forms of Contemporary US Culture (Queer Interventions)

richard C. Cante

Gay Men and the Forms of Contemporary US Culture (Queer Interventions)

by richard C. Cante

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Published by Ashgate Pub Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Gay studies (Gay men),
  • USA,
  • Gay Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10853232M
    ISBN 100754672301
    ISBN 109780754672302

      George Chauncey is professor of American history at the University of Chicago and the author of Gay New York: Gender, Urban Culture, and the Making of the Gay Male World, , which won the distinguished Turner and Curti Awards from the Organization of American Historians, the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, and the Lambda Literary Award. He testified as an expert witness on Reviews: Get this from a library! Gay masculinities. [Peter M Nardi;] -- The articles in this book attempt to understand how contemporary gay men in the United States engage in, contest, and modify controlling notions of masculinity.

    The Role of Contemporary Culture. The gay liberation movement was born on a summer evening in in New York's Greenwich Village when patrons at the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar, resisted police harassment. The resulting riot lasted three nights and "gay power" was a reality. Since then gays have accomplished much.   In "Gay New York: Gender, Urban Culture, and the Making of the Gay Male World, – ", George Chauncey argues “that gay life in New York was less tolerated, less visible to outsiders, and more rigidly segregated in the second third of the century than the first, and that the very severity of the postwar reaction has tended to blind us to the relative tolerance of the prewar years Reviews:

    Granting the difficulty of making short work of the life of a man whose biography he has written definitively and at length, the question remains why Duberman might not have eked out, say, a sentence, a few connected words, to identify Robeson as the African-American bass-baritone, actor, star athlete and political activist whose influence on. Gay Book Promotions Blog. August 29 Lily G Blunt. August 31 LGB Blogger. September 2 Double A Sharonica Logic Xtreme Delusions - REVIEW. September 4 Book Lovers 4Ever. September 8 LGBT Book Promotions. September 10 Rainbow Gold Reviews - REVIEW. September 14 Bayou Book Junkie - REVIEW Books, Tattoos and Tea - REVIEW Drops of Ink Smokin' Hot.


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