The little-known history of gay life in Chicago during its first century.
Tag: gay history
Patient Zero and the Making of the AIDS Epidemic
How did a single gay man become blamed for causing the North American AIDS epidemic?
Queer History and the Holocaust
Queer experiences of the Holocaust have been marginalised, ignored and denied.
The Road to Section 28
Conservatives exploited homophobia to discredit opposition to Section 28, leaving Labour ambivalent to outright opposition.
‘Every time I see a cock I go funny’: what regional studies bring to histories of sexuality
When sexual desire was not attached to notions of sexual identity.
More Than Loving: Race, Sexuality & Public Memory in the Movement for Marriage Equality
Discussion of Obergefell compared activism for marriage equality with efforts to secure equal rights.
The Forgotten History of Gay Liberation: An Interview With Jim Downs
I wanted to explain that the 1970s was much more than a decade about sex.