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Queerly Classed: Gay Men & Lesbians Write About Class

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This collection of thoughtful, courageous, and honest essays explores the intersections of class background, social status, and "queerness," challenging the often narrow and rigid definition of gay and lesbian community. Queerly Classed highlights the voices of those whose experiences of class-combined with race, ethnicity, gender, ability, and age to explode stereotypes o ...more
Paperback, 268 pages
Published July 1st 1999 by South End Press (first published 1997)
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Greyskylark
Probably one of the most personally significant books I've ever read. It fits together the complex web of issues involved in sexuality and class, touching on racism and urban/rural issues and so many other things worth considering.
Ryan Mishap
Check that title--as with many anthologies, there are good, thought-provoking pieces and then there are some others.
Bridgette Bissonnette
great opportunity to look through different LGBT lenses on poverty and wealth
Karli
The concept of the book is excellent; the selections are hit or miss.
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