Early gay and lesbian activism in Poland formed around the publication of DIY magazines.
Tag: Central and Eastern Europe
Was Homosexuality Illegal in Communist Europe?
Despite the strong political, economic and military alliance between Eastern Bloc countries, they did not adopt a uniform position towards homosexuality.
CFP: Histories of Sex and Sexuality in Central and Eastern Europe
What roles do sex and sexuality play in Central and Eastern European history?
Histories of Sexualities in Central and Eastern Europe
Historical studies of sexualities in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) remain scarce.
Making the Polish Stonewall
In 1985, the ‘Hyacinth’ operation did not trigger any riots or mass protests, but did result in a greater mobilization of LGBT activists in Poland.