Strangers: Homosexual prefer within the Nineteenth Century by Graham Robb

Strangers: Homosexual prefer within the Nineteenth Century by Graham Robb

“The nineteenth century had been a golden age for those of you people understood variously as sodomites, Uranians, monosexuals, and homosexuals. Well before Stonewall and Gay Pride, there was clearly this type of thing as homosexual tradition, plus it was recognized throughout European countries and America. Graham Robb, brilliant biographer of Balzac, Hugo, and Rimbaud, examines just how homosexuals had been addressed by society and discovers an account of surprising tolerance. He defines the life of homosexual women and men: how they discovered their sex and accepted or disguised it; the way they arrived on the scene; the way they made contact with like people that are minded. (más…)