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by Thomas A. Foster


Long Before Stonewall seeks to uncover the many iterations of same-sex desire in colonial America and the early Republic, as. .

Long Before Stonewall seeks to uncover the many iterations of same-sex desire in colonial America and the early Republic, as well as to expand the scope of how we define and recognize homosocial behavior. Thomas A. Foster is Professor of History at Howard University, in Washington, DC, and author of Sex and the Eighteenth-Century Man: Massachusetts and the History of Sexuality in America, and Sex and the Founding Fathers: The American Quest for a Relatable Past.

Thomas A. Foster is Professor of History at Howard University, in Washington, DC, and author of Sex and the Eighteenth-Century Man . Amazing read about the history of same-sex sexuality in America.

Long Before Stonewall book. Long Before Stonewall seeks to uncover the many iterations of same-sex desire in colonial America and the early Republic, as well as to expand the scope of how we define and recognize homosocial behavior. Foster has assembled a pathbreaking, interdisciplinary collection of original and classic essays that explore topics ranging from homoerotic imagery of black men to prison reform to the development of sexual orientations.

Long Before Stonewall seeks to uncover the many iterations of same-sex desire in colonial America and the early . This collection spans a regional and temporal breadth that stretches from the colonial Southwest to Quaker communities in New England.

2007 Choice Outstanding Academic Title. Although the 1969 Stonewall riots in New York City symbolically mark the start of the gay rights movement, individuals came together long before the modern era to express their same-sex romantic and sexual attraction toward one another, and in a myriad of ways. Some reflected on their desires in quiet solitude, while others endured verbal, physical, and legal harassment for publicly expressing homosexual interest through words or actions.

Introduction : long before Stonewall, Thomas A. Foster - Warfare, homosexuality, and gender status among American Indian . Foster - Warfare, homosexuality, and gender status among American Indian men in the southwest, Ramón A. Gutierrez - Weibe-Town and the Delawares-as-women : gender crossing and same-sex relations in eighteenth-century northeastern Indian culture, Gunlög Fur - "Abominable sin" in colonial New Mexico : Spanish and Pueblo perceptions of same-sex sexuality .

Thomas A Foster, John D'Emilio, John D&Emilio. 2007 Choice Outstanding Academic Title Although the 1969 Stonewall riots in New York City symbolically mark the start of the gay rights movement, individuals came together long before the modern era to express their same-sex romantic and sexual attraction toward one another, and in a myriad of ways.

2007 Choice Outstanding Academic Title

Although the 1969 Stonewall riots in New York City symbolically mark the start of the gay rights movement, individuals came together long before the modern era to express their same-sex romantic and sexual attraction toward one another, and in a myriad of ways. Some reflected on their desires in quiet solitude, while others endured verbal, physical, and legal harassment for publicly expressing homosexual interest through words or actions.

Long Before Stonewall seeks to uncover the many iterations of same-sex desire in colonial America and the early Republic, as well as to expand the scope of how we define and recognize homosocial behavior. Thomas A. Foster has assembled a pathbreaking, interdisciplinary collection of original and classic essays that explore topics ranging from homoerotic imagery of black men to prison reform to the development of sexual orientations. This collection spans a regional and temporal breadth that stretches from the colonial Southwest to Quaker communities in New England. It also includes a challenge to commonly accepted understandings of the Native American berdache. Throughout, connections of race, class, status, and gender are emphasized, exposing the deep foundations on which modern sexual political movements and identities are built.

Long Before Stonewall: Histories of Same-Sex Sexuality in Early America epub download

ISBN13: 978-0814727492

ISBN: 0814727492

Author: Thomas A. Foster

Category: History

Subcategory: Americas

Language: English

Publisher: NYU Press (July 1, 2007)

Pages: 414 pages

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Amazing read about the history of same-sex sexuality in America. I purchased this book for a college course but it was so interesting and engaging.
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Amazing read about the history of same-sex sexuality in America. I purchased this book for a college course but it was so interesting and engaging.