Poisoned Ivy: Lesbian and Gay Academics Confronting Homophobia

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Temple University Press, 1997 - Education - 234 pages
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Lesbian and gay academics all over the country are subjected to homophobic personal slights, harassment, and discrimination. How do they cope, and what kinds of actions can promote positive change? This book tells the author's story and reports on the experiences of some 300 lesbian and gay academics with at least 15 years in their profession.
 

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A professor of English and women's studies for 30 years at the University of Minnesota, McNaron here blends her own experience of academia--both as scholar and "out" lesbian--with the narrated ... Read full review

Contents

Chapter
1
Chapter 2
31
Chapter 3
61
Chapter 4
95
Chapter 5
135
Chapter 6
189
Appendix
215
Appendix C
221
BIBLIOGRAPHY
233
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