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The Resource Growing up gay/growing up lesbian : a literary anthology, edited by Bennett L. Singer

Growing up gay/growing up lesbian : a literary anthology, edited by Bennett L. Singer

Label
Growing up gay/growing up lesbian : a literary anthology
Title
Growing up gay/growing up lesbian
Title remainder
a literary anthology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bennett L. Singer
Title variation
  • Growing up gay
  • Growing up lesbian
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BKL
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Growing up gay/growing up lesbian : a literary anthology, edited by Bennett L. Singer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published under the title Growing up gay by The New Press in 1993"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-279)
Contents
  • American dreams / Kevin Jennings -- It happened on Main Street / Linda Heal -- My image of myself / Dennis -- from Johnnieruth / Becky Birtha -- from Martina / Martina Navratilova -- from The David Kopay story / David Kopay, Perry Deane Young -- The answers I needed / Billie Tallmij -- from The well of loneliness / Radclyffe Hall -- from The naked civil servant / Quentin Crisp -- from Zami / Audre Lorde -- A diet of green salads / Whitey -- Blueberry man / David Bergman -- A world of possibilities / Steven Saylor -- The world outside / Julia Sullivan -- Different is not bad / Michael -- from Annie on my mind / Nancy Garden -- We two boys together clinging / Walt Whitman -- My archenemy / Jill Frushtick -- from The best little boy in the world / John Reid -- My best friend is gay?! / Shawn -- It's too hot / David J. Deschamps -- from Giovanni's room / James Baldwin -- Life line / Gloria E. AnzaldĂșa -- from Take off the masks / Malcolm Boyd -- My story / Dennis Cooper -- from Raven's Road / Paula Gunn Allen -- from The lost language of cranes / David Leavitt -- Coming out to my mom / Travis Wise -- My mother's worst fears / Nancy D. Kates
  • Black, queer, and out / Karl Bruce Knapper -- Cat / Julie Carter -- from Becoming a man / Paul Monette -- What my father told me / Paul Phillips -- from My brother on the shoulder of the road / Clifford Chase -- my brother / Pat Parker -- Growing up gay in Little Havana / Jesse G. Monteagudo -- from Oranges are not the only fruit / Jeanette Winterson -- Dawn / James Purdy -- A Chinese banquet / Kitty Tsui -- Commitments / Essex Hemphill -- from Gun-shy / Sean Mills -- from Night kites / M.E. Kerr -- A whisper in the veins / Terry Wolverton -- Mother and child / Jeanne Manford, Morty Manford -- A lesbian in class! / Beth Harrison -- A letter to Aunt Shelley and Uncle Don / Tom Shepard -- from We all nourish truth with our tongues / Dorothy Allison -- from Honor bound / Joseph Steffan -- Speaking up / Erna Pahe -- In my own space / Calvin Glenn -- from Teamwork / Lucy Jane Bledsoe -- Language of violence / The Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy -- from Abominations / Lev Raphael -- from Rubyfruit jungle / Rita Mae Brown -- from Reflections of a rock lobster / Aaron Fricke -- Does it matter? / Anonymous
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xviii, 317 p.
Isbn
9781565841031
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Note
  • Dust jacket; quarter white cloth, white paper over boards. Gift, Dan Luckinbill, 1996.
  • Law Library Williams Institute Collection on Sexual Orientation Law and Policy
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30576443
  • ucoclc30576443
Label
Growing up gay/growing up lesbian : a literary anthology, edited by Bennett L. Singer
Publication
Note
"Originally published under the title Growing up gay by The New Press in 1993"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-279)
Contents
  • American dreams / Kevin Jennings -- It happened on Main Street / Linda Heal -- My image of myself / Dennis -- from Johnnieruth / Becky Birtha -- from Martina / Martina Navratilova -- from The David Kopay story / David Kopay, Perry Deane Young -- The answers I needed / Billie Tallmij -- from The well of loneliness / Radclyffe Hall -- from The naked civil servant / Quentin Crisp -- from Zami / Audre Lorde -- A diet of green salads / Whitey -- Blueberry man / David Bergman -- A world of possibilities / Steven Saylor -- The world outside / Julia Sullivan -- Different is not bad / Michael -- from Annie on my mind / Nancy Garden -- We two boys together clinging / Walt Whitman -- My archenemy / Jill Frushtick -- from The best little boy in the world / John Reid -- My best friend is gay?! / Shawn -- It's too hot / David J. Deschamps -- from Giovanni's room / James Baldwin -- Life line / Gloria E. AnzaldĂșa -- from Take off the masks / Malcolm Boyd -- My story / Dennis Cooper -- from Raven's Road / Paula Gunn Allen -- from The lost language of cranes / David Leavitt -- Coming out to my mom / Travis Wise -- My mother's worst fears / Nancy D. Kates
  • Black, queer, and out / Karl Bruce Knapper -- Cat / Julie Carter -- from Becoming a man / Paul Monette -- What my father told me / Paul Phillips -- from My brother on the shoulder of the road / Clifford Chase -- my brother / Pat Parker -- Growing up gay in Little Havana / Jesse G. Monteagudo -- from Oranges are not the only fruit / Jeanette Winterson -- Dawn / James Purdy -- A Chinese banquet / Kitty Tsui -- Commitments / Essex Hemphill -- from Gun-shy / Sean Mills -- from Night kites / M.E. Kerr -- A whisper in the veins / Terry Wolverton -- Mother and child / Jeanne Manford, Morty Manford -- A lesbian in class! / Beth Harrison -- A letter to Aunt Shelley and Uncle Don / Tom Shepard -- from We all nourish truth with our tongues / Dorothy Allison -- from Honor bound / Joseph Steffan -- Speaking up / Erna Pahe -- In my own space / Calvin Glenn -- from Teamwork / Lucy Jane Bledsoe -- Language of violence / The Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy -- from Abominations / Lev Raphael -- from Rubyfruit jungle / Rita Mae Brown -- from Reflections of a rock lobster / Aaron Fricke -- Does it matter? / Anonymous
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xviii, 317 p.
Isbn
9781565841031
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Note
  • Dust jacket; quarter white cloth, white paper over boards. Gift, Dan Luckinbill, 1996.
  • Law Library Williams Institute Collection on Sexual Orientation Law and Policy
System control number
  • (OCoLC)30576443
  • ucoclc30576443

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