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- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 26.99
Seeing Straight introduces students to key concepts in gender and sexuality through the lens of privilege and power. The book addresses tough topics like hate, violence and privilege, and institutionalized heteronormativity. This book is an ideal introduction to gender and sexuality that encourages students to question their own assumptions. more...
- Scribner 2016; US$ 8.99 US$ 6.50
The memoir and first book from the author of the beloved New York Times bestseller Cutting for Stone . Nestled in the Smoky Mountains of eastern Tennessee, the town of Johnson City had always seemed exempt from the anxieties of modern American life. But when the local hospital treated its first AIDS patient, a crisis that had once seemed an ?urban... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
Media matter, particularly to social minorities like lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people. Rather than one homogenised idea of the ?global gay?, what we find today is a range of historically and culturally specific expressions of gender and sexuality, which are reflected and explored across an ever increasing range of media outlets.... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2016; US$ 40.00
?I do not say you are it, but you look it, and you pose at it, which is just as bad,? Lord Queensbury challenged Oscar Wilde in the courtroom?which erupted in laughter?accusing Wilde of posing as a sodomite. What was so terrible about posing as a sodomite, and why was Queensbury?s horror greeted with such amusement? In Oscar Wilde Prefigured ,... more...
- Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 48.99 US$ 44.09
While there is a growing body of literature on transgender men's experiences, relatively little exists to document the experiences of their partners. In Queering Families , Carla A. Pfeffer brings these experiences to life through interviews with the group most likely to partner and form families with transgender men: non-transgender (cisgender) women. more...
- Parkstone International 2016; US$ 9.95
Dieses Buch versteht sich nicht als Lobschrift auf die Homosexualität. Die Studien des Kunsthistorikers James Smalls widmen sich vielmehr der Rolle der Homosexualität in der Kunstgeschichte und der Frage nach ihrem Beitrag zur emotionalen Entwicklung der Menschheit. In einer Zeit, da Vorurteile in vielen Ländern überwunden sind, bietet diese sachkundige... more...
- NYU Press 2016; US$ 23.80
On June 28, 1970, two thousand gay and lesbian activists in New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago paraded down the streets of their cities in a new kind of social protest, one marked by celebration, fun, and unashamed declaration of a stigmatized identity. Forty-five years later, over six million people annually participate in 115 Pride parades across... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
Football has traditionally been an institution hostile toward sexual minorities. Boys and men in the sport have deployed high levels of homophobia for multiple reasons. However, the ground-breaking research within this book shows that intolerant attitudes toward gay men are increasingly being challenged. Based on unprecedented access to Premier League... more...