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Out in Chicago
"In this collection of essays, the history of Chicago's lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities is explored by leading historians and scholars. Spanning the 1850s to the present, the essays chronicle how the dynamic forces that made Chicago the great American city also fostered the development of its diverse LGBT communities. Published in conjunction with the ...more
Paperback, First, 153 pages
Published 2011 by Chicago Historical Society
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A mix of essays, some more successful than others. "Queer or Not: What Jane Addams Teaches Us about Not Knowing" by Victoria Bissell Brown, and "Rethinking Queer History, or Richard Nixon, Gay Liberationist?" by John D'Emilio" are both outstanding.