A queer history of the United States /

"A Queer History of the United States is groundbreaking and accessible. It looks at how American culture has shaped the LGBT, or queer, experience, while simultaneously arguing that LGBT people not only shaped but were pivotal in creating our country. Using numerous primary documents and litera...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Bronski, Michael
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Boston : Beacon Press, [2011]
Series:Revisioning American history.
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Inhaltsverzeichnis
Table of Contents:
  • 1. The persecuting society
  • 2. Sexually ambiguous revolutions
  • 3. Imagining a queer America
  • 4. A democracy of death and art
  • 5. A dangerous purity
  • 6. Life on the stage / life in the city
  • 7. Production and marketing of gender
  • 8. Sex in the trenches
  • 9. Visible communities / invisible lives
  • 10. Revolt / backlash / resistance.