The University of Toronto might have sacked Jearld Moldenhauer for being out, proud, and vocal, but they were fighting a losing battle regarding queer visibility.
Queer experiences of the Holocaust have been marginalised, ignored and denied.
Jane Austen’s brothers sat in judgement over navy men accused of sodomy.
The Mexican gay magazine Macho Tips (1985-1989) engaged with national ideologies of race and gender.
Now that the Right is in power in the United States, people are remembering the first openly gay politician, that is, the top Nazi Ernst Röhm.
Six months before the end of British rule, Chinese ‘tongzhi’ gathered in Hong Kong, renounced Western LGBT politics, and instead reclaimed an indigenous “queer” identity.
Oral histories with Australian lesbians demonstrate a complex mix of intimate practices and behaviours.