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Men like that : a southern queer history

Author: John Howard
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2001, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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We don't usually associate thriving queer culture with rural America, but John Howard's unparalleled history of queer life in the South persuasively debunks the myth that same-sex desires can't find expression outside the big city. In fact, this book shows that the nominally conservative institutions of small-town life--home, church, school, and workplace--were the very sites where queer sexuality flourished. As
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Howard
ISBN: 0226354709 9780226354705 0226354717 9780226354712
OCLC Number: 48881184
Awards: Short-listed for Lambda Literary Awards (Gay Men's Studies) 1999
Description: xxiii, 395 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: John Howard.

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