Hidden from history: reclaiming the gay and lesbian past, Volume 1

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Penguin Group, Nov 1, 1990 - Fiction - 579 pages
Without peer, Hidden from History gathers together the works of the most exciting scholars in the dynamic field of homosexual studies, making this a ground-breaking and provocative work that reveals the history of gays and lesbians in different cultures and eras. Photos.

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"...Homosexuality is not merely a personal characteristic to be alternately ignored or celebrated, as some historians have assumed, but a significant influence on the lives of individuals and on ... Read full review


George Chauncey Jr Martin Duberman Martha Vicinus
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Martin Duberman, Distinguished Professor of History at Lehman and the Graduate School of the City University of New York, is the founding director of the Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies. He is the author of seventeen books, including "Black Mountain, Paul Robeson, In White America, Cures, Stonewall, Midlife Queer" and Queer Representations. As both historian and playwright, he has received numerous awards, including the Bancroft Prize, two Lambda awards, the George Freedly Memorial Award, and a Special Citation from the National Academy of Arts and letters for his ?contributions to literature.?

Vicinus is Professor of English and History, University of Michigan.

Chauncey is Professor of History and the Chair for the Project on Lesbian and Gay Studies in the Center for Gender Studies at the University of Chicago.

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