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‘Understanding and Teaching U.S. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender History’
On June 24, 1973, the deadliest fire in New Orleans history occurred, inside the Up Stairs Lounge, a gay bar in the French Quarter.
‘Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932’ by Francine Prose
‘In a New Century: Essays on Queer History, Politics, and Community Life.’
Wearing pants became a way for women to revolt against the über-masculinization of a gender-conformist society. Kennedy and Davis suggest that the butch figure was an early revolutionary activist for women’s...