Out in All Directions: A Treasury of Gay and Lesbian America

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Grand Central Publishing, Sep 26, 2009 - Social Science - 656 pages
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Out in All Directions takes the mystery out of gay and lesbian history, lifts the lid off pink politics and paints the town lavender with every aspect of gay life, culture and community.
 

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Overall, this book does a good job of describing gay and lesbian history and culture, in all its breadth and depth. The best parts are the various personal essays on coming out, dealing with racial as ... Read full review

Contents

Coming Together Building Community
Reinventing History
Homosexuality in the American West Things Were Hopping
Finding Identity
Myths and Facts
The Government Tries to Count
Our Very Queer Lives
Leather and Love The Spiritual Side of Radical Sexuality Truth Is
the Closet for This Quilt Suggestions for Action from People of Faith
The Material World
About the Contributors
PRAISE FOR OUT in All Directions
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Eric Marcus is the author of several books and coauthor of Breaking the Surface, the number one New York Times bestselling autobiography of Olympic diving champion Greg Louganis.

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