By Phd, John Dececco,Sonya L Jones

ISBN-10: 1560231556

ISBN-13: 9781560231554

ISBN-10: 1560239557

ISBN-13: 9781560239550

look at how narrative has formed homosexual and lesbian culture

A Sea of reports: The Shaping strength of Narrative in homosexual and Lesbian Cultures: A Festschrift for John P. De Cecco is an unforgettable number of own narratives that explores the ancient, mental, and sociological contexts of homosexuality in destinations starting from Nazi Germany to Colorado. a number of the well-liked authors during this assortment contain David Bergman, Louis workforce, Diana Hume George, and Ruth Vanita. students in homosexual and lesbian reviews, political events, cultural reports, and narratology, and an individual drawn to homosexual background should want to discover those interesting narratives on subject matters resembling intercourse and sin within the South, promoting homosexual literature prior to Stonewall, growing to be up homosexual in India, and the tale of an interracial male couple dealing with homophobic lack of knowledge in a small town.

A Sea of news additionally includes inventive fiction and nonfiction love tales, warfare tales, oral tales, and bibliographies, and a gorgeous post-Stonewell and post-modern narrative set on a South African seascape that tells the tale of 2 specialist males and the potential for a kiss. for an entire record of contents, please stopover at our site at www.haworthpressinc.com.

This e-book will give you a number of narratives that conceal a variety, together with:

  • memoirs of homosexual Holocaust survivors and the emergence of the 1st lesbian and homosexual e-book membership in its wake
  • homophobia within the place of work and using coming-out tales to reinforce place of work range
  • the institution of a gay/straight alliance in a Salt Lake urban highschool that's seriously ruled by means of Mormons
  • gay literary background that examines the works of Langston Hughes in addition to Martin Duberman, Paul Monette, and Edmund White with regards to the lesbian 70s
  • creative nonfiction a few woman's love for an additional girl, her lifelong pal
  • Provincetown's striking group reaction to the AIDS epidemic

    A choice of chapters written via the colleagues and previous scholars of John P. De Cecco, pioneering editor of the magazine of Homosexuality, A Sea of news takes its name from a word Dr. De Cecco utilized in his keynote deal with to the “History and reminiscence” convention at Allegheny collage in 1997. This convention sparked the assumption for this selection of essays that study the gay adventure via old, mental, and sociological viewpoints and homosexuality in literature. those brave tales will support readers to understand themselves extra deeply, to spot wih others, and to interpret homosexual and lesbian studies in several narrative kinds.

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