Many in the trans community feared the power that a psychiatric diagnosis lends professionals over trans lives.
Tag: post-1945 United States
Conservative resistance to government funding for AIDS education was racialized and sexualized.
Gillian Frank Recently I had the pleasure of being a respondent at a conference in honor of Heather White and Anthony Petro’s respective path breaking publications Reforming Sodom and After the Wrath of God. Both books make crucial interventions in the history of sexuality and LGBTQ history, two fields that […]
Surrounded by death, Civil War soldiers found pleasure and fraternity in sharing erotic pictures and prints.
Flight attendant unions have been hotbeds of feminist and LGBTQ activism for fifty years.
Even in death a Republican-appointed judge wanted to be remembered for his stance against pornography.
Interview by Rachel Hope Cleves While attending Gay American History @40, a conference held this past May to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Jonathan Ned Katz’s Gay American History, I took a walk with Jim Downs and interviewed him about his new book, Stand By Me: The Forgotten History of Gay Liberation. The circumstances felt propitious. […]