Radically Gay

Radically Gay

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This is the first collection of the words and speeches of the founder of the Mattachine Society and the modern gay movement.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 155.45 x 229.62 x 23.62mm | 539.77g
  • Boston, MA, United States
  • English
  • 0807070815
  • 9780807070819
  • 701,703

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Essential reading for anyone trying to understand what it means to be gay, bisexual, transgender or straight. --Urvashi Vaid, author of Virtual Equality "Editor Will Roscoe has assembled a crackling collection of provocative, inspiring essays written by Hay during the course of his long struggle for freedom and liberation. . . . By documenting the past, as Hay and Roscoe have done here, we can perhaps find some of the answers that we mistakenly believe have eluded us." --William J. Mann, Lambda Book Report "A fine new edition of Harry Hay's writings. . . . Roscoe's work [is] a model of clear and grounded academic writing." --Al Cotton, The Harvard Gay & Lesbian Review "Harry Hay is a remarkable individual. . . . [Radically Gay] provides wonderful glimpses into Hay's own evolution from Marxist pedant to shamanic faerie elder." --Jack Fertig, San Francisco Bay Times "Offers invaluable insight into the vision of one man who made it possible for millions to live in freedom and with self-respect." --New York Native
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About Harry Hay

Harry Hay lives in Los Angeles and remains an outspoken activist. Will Roscoe is the author of Queer Spirits. He lives in San Fransisco.
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