Out of the Past: Gay and Lesbian History from 1869 to the Present / Edition 1

Out of the Past: Gay and Lesbian History from 1869 to the Present / Edition 1

by Neil Miller
     
 

The updated and revised edition of Neil Miller's multi-award winning gay history tome.

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Overview

The updated and revised edition of Neil Miller's multi-award winning gay history tome.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781555838706
Publisher:
Alyson Books
Publication date:
11/01/2008
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
408
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 7.90(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

1The age of Whitman3
2Pioneers of sexology14
3We'Wha goes to Washington : the Berdache29
4Oscar Wilde43
5Romantic friendships between women53
6Sappho comes to Paris71
7England during the Great War86
8Germany's gold age103
9Greenwich Village125
10Renaissance in Harlem135
11Paris in the twenties145
12Bloomsbury154
13The well of loneliness166
14Czars and commissars : homosexuality in Russia179
15The Nazi persecution of homosexuals194
16The United States in World War II210
17The rise of the "gay is slick" shrinks223
18The age of McCarthy234
19The struggle for British law reform, 1950-1967254
20The other side of the 1950s271
21The other side of the 1950s, part 2 : lesbian butch/femme culture290
22The homophiles302
23Stonewall and the birth of gay and lesbian liberation335
24The 1970s : the times of Harvey Milk and Anita Bryant366
25Sex and music in the seventies392
26Lesbian nation and women's music401
27The 1980s : the age of AIDS409
28Communism and fascism451
29England : the battle over Clause 28473
30Japan485
31The Clinton years497
32Into the new millennium523

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