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Body Blows: Six Performances (Living Out: Gay and Lesbian Autobiographies)

By: Miller, Tim

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Publisher: UNIV OF WISCONSIN PR:

Seller ID: 9780299176846

ISBN: 0299176843

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Hailed for his humor and passion, the internationally acclaimed performance artist Tim Miller has delighted, shocked, and emboldened audiences all over the world. "Body Blows" gathers six of Miller's best-known performances that chart the sexual, spiritual, and political topography of his identity as a gay man: Some Golden States, Stretch Marks, My Queer Body, Naked Breath, Fruit Cocktail, and Glory Box. In "Body Blows," Tim Miller leaps from the stage to the page, as each performance script is illustrated with striking photographs and accompanied by Miller's notes and comment. This bo... View more info

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Redefining Realness: My Path to Womanhood, Identity, Love & So Much More

By: Mock, Janet

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Publisher: ATRIA:

Seller ID: 9781476709130

ISBN: 1476709130

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Mother Camp

By: Newton, Esther

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Publisher: UNIV OF CHICAGO PR:

Seller ID: 0226577600

ISBN: 0226577600

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For two years Ester Newton did field research in the world of drag queens--homosexual men who make a living impersonating women. Newton spent time in the noisy bars, the chaotic dressing rooms, and the cheap apartments and hotels that make up the lives of drag queens, interviewing informants whose trust she had earned and compiling a lively, first-hand ethnographic account of the culture of female impersonators. "Mother Camp" explores the distinctions that drag queens make among themselves as performers, the various kinds of night clubs and acts they depend on for a living, and the social orga... View more info

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Intersex and Identity: The Contested Self

By: Preves, Sharon E.

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Publisher: RUTGERS UNIV PR:

Seller ID: 9780813532295

ISBN: 0813532299

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"With sensitivity and solid critical analysis, Intersex and Identity brings to the fore the long-ignored voices of people with intersex conditions. This is an important and accessible book for all, including 'patients, ' parents, clinicians, activists, scholars, and novice students."-Cheryl Chase, Founder of the Intersex Society of North America "In Intersex and Identity Preves has produced the most up-to-date, comprehensive account available of what it is like to grow up and live with a body that isn't simply male or female. This work is compassionate, intelligent, and beautifully written, an... View more info

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Politics of Gay Rights, The

By: Rimmerman/Wald/Wilcox

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Publisher: UNIV OF CHICAGO PR: 10/15/2015

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780226719993

ISBN: 0226719995

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Few issues in American politics inspire such passion as that of civil rights for gays and lesbians. In this group of original essays, scholars and activists writing from a number of different perspectives provide a comprehensive overview of this heated debate. Contributors thoroughly investigate the politics of the gay and lesbian movement, beginning with its political organizations and tactics. The essays also address the strategies and ideology of conservative opposition groups, such as the Christian Right. They focus on key issues for public policy, including gays and lesbians openly servin... View more info

Beautiful on the Outside (signed)

By: Rippon, Adam

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Seller ID: 9781538732403

ISBN: 1538732408

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Coming Out to Play

By: Rogers, Robbie

Price: $4.50

Publisher: PENGUIN GROUP:

Seller ID: 9780143126614

ISBN: 014312661X

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American Savage: Insights, Slights, and Fights on Faith, Sex, Love, and Politics

By: Savage, Dan

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Seller ID: 9780525954101D

ISBN: 9780525954101D

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Kid: What Happened After My Boyfriend And I Decided To Go Get Pregnant, An Adopt

By: Savage, Dan

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 3/2/2015

Seller ID: 9780525945253

ISBN: 0525945253

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In Search of Stonewall : The Riots at 50, the Gay & Lesbian Review at 25 : Best

By: Schneider, Richard

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Seller ID: 9780578411088

ISBN: 0578411083

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Meaning of Matthew: My Son's Murder in Laramie, and a World Transformed

By: Shepard, Judy

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Publisher: PLUME:

Seller ID: 9780452296381

ISBN: 0452296382

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"A courageous, eloquent, and devoted mother...gives us all a greater understanding of Matthew and the larger meaning of his life." -Senator Edward M. Kennedy Today, Matthew Shepard is synonymous with gay rights, but until 1998, he was just Judy Shepard's son. In "The Meaning of Matthew," Judy Shepard confides how she handled her crippling loss in the public eye, the vigils and protests held by strangers in her son's name, and ultimately how she and her husband gained the courage to help prosecutors convict her son's murderers. Heart-wrenchingly honest, "The Meaning of Matthew" is... View more info

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And the Band Played On: Politics, People, and the AIDS Epidemic, 20th-Anniversar

By: Shilts, Randy

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Publisher: GRIFFIN:

Edition: 20

Seller ID: 9780312374631

ISBN: 0312374631

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Upon it's first publication twenty years ago, "And The Band Played" on was quickly recognized as a masterpiece of investigatve reporting. An international bestseller, a nominee for the National Book Critics Circle Award, and made into a critically acclaimed movie, Shilts' expose revealed why AIDS was allowed to spread unchecked during the early 80's while the most trusted institutions ignored or denied the threat. One of the few true modern classics, it changed and framed how AIDS was discussed in the following years. Now republished in a special 20th Anniversary edition, "And the Band Played ... View more info

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Growing Up Gay/Growing Up Lesbian: A Literary Anthology

By: Singer, Bennett L.

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Publisher: NEW PR:

Seller ID: 1565841034

ISBN: 1565841034

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An award-winning collection of over fifty gay and lesbian coming-of-age stories. A free teaching guide is available. View more info

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Virtually Normal: An Argument about Homosexuality

By: Sullivan, Andrew

Price: $5.50

Publisher: VINTAGE BOOKS: 8/8/2017

Seller ID: 9780679746140

ISBN: 0679746145

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When I Knew

By: Trachtenberg, Robert

Price: $7.00

Publisher: REGAN BOOKS: 4/26/2014

Seller ID: 9780060571467

ISBN: 0060571462

Condition: USED


When I Knew is a collection of smart, hilarious, and often poignant stories about that revelation for all gay men and women: when they first knew. In this gorgeously illustrated, cleverly designed, and colorful book, acclaimed fashion and celeb-rity photographer Robert Trachtenberg brings humor and style to the EUREKA moments of more than eighty contributors, including B. D. Wong, Arthur Laurents, Simon Doonan, Stephen Fry, Marc Shaiman, Michael Musto, and more. Also mixed in are tales about when parents knew and when everyone else knew, as well as laugh-out-loud coming-out stories.Read... View more info

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Virtual Equality

By: Vaid, Urvashi

Price: $6.50

Publisher: ANCHOR: 10/7/2010

Seller ID: 0385472994

ISBN: 0385472994

Condition: USED


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City Boy: My Life in New York During the 1960s and '70s

By: White, Edmund

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Publisher: BLOOMSBURY:

Seller ID: 9781596914025

ISBN: 1596914025

Condition: USED


An irresistible literary treat: a memoir of the social and sexual lives of New York City's cultural and intellectual in-crowd in the tumultuous 1970s, from acclaimed author Edmund White. In the New Y ork of the 1970s, in the wake of Stonewall and in the midst of economic collapse, you might find the likes of Jasper Johns and William Burroughs at the next cocktail party, and you were as likely to be caught arguing Marx at the New York City Ballet as cruising for sex in the warehouses and parked trucks along the Hudson. This is the New York that Edmund White portrays in "City Boy" a place of ... View more info

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Fat Gay Men: Girth, Mirth, and the Politics of Stigma (Intersections)

By: Whitesel, Jason

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NEW YORK UNIV PR:

Seller ID: 9780814724125

ISBN: 0814724124

Condition: USED


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Straight Mind: And Other Essays

By: Wittig, Monique

Price: $6.50

Seller ID: 9780807079171D

ISBN: 9780807079171D

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Speak Now: Marriage Equality on Trial

By: Yoshino, Kenji

Price: $7.00

Publisher: CROWN PUB INC:

Seller ID: 9780385348805

ISBN: 0385348800

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