A Little Gay History: Desire and Diversity Across the World R.B. Parkinson

ISBN: 9780231166638

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A Little Gay History: Desire and Diversity Across the World by R.B. Parkinson
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When was the first chat line between men established? Who was the first lesbian? Were ancient Greek men who had sex with each other necessarily gay, and what did Shakespeare think about crossdressing?A Little Gay History answers these questionsMoreWhen was the first chat line between men established?

Who was the first lesbian? Were ancient Greek men who had sex with each other necessarily gay, and what did Shakespeare think about crossdressing?A Little Gay History answers these questions and more through close readings of art objects from the British Museums far-ranging collection. Consulting ancient Egyptian papyri, the Roman Warren Cups erotic figures, David Hockneys vivid prints, and dozens of other artifacts, R.

B. Parkinson draws attention to a diverse range of same-sex experiences and situates them within specific historical and cultural contexts. The first of its kind, A Little Gay History builds a complex and creative portrait of loves many guises.



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