Who's Who in Contemporary Gay and Lesbian History

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Robert Aldrich, Garry Wotherspoon
Taylor & Francis, Jan 1, 2001 - Biography & Autobiography - 460 pages
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Who's Who in Contemporary Gay and Lesbian History: From World War II to the Present Day provides a comprehensive modern biographical survey of homosexuality in the Western world. Among those included are:
* Controversial political activists - Peter Tatchell; Guy Hocquenghem; Harvey Milk
* Pop icons - David Bowie; k d lang; Boy George
* Groundbreaking artists, writers and filmmakers - Pier Paolo Pasolini; Derek Jarman; David Hockney
* Intellectuals who have shaped and changed the modern understanding of sexuality - Michel Foucault; Simone de Beauvoir; Alfred Kinsey
* Over 500 entries - clear, informative and enjoyable to read - build up a superbly thorough overview of gay and lesbian life in our time.

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About the author (2001)

Robert Aldrich and Garry Wotherspoon are lectures in history at the University of Sydney. T