255 books — 944 voters
Queer is an umbrella term for sexual and gender minorities that are not heterosexual or cisgender. Originally meaning "strange" or "peculiar", queer came to be deployed pejoratively against those with same-sex desires or relationships in the late-19th century. Beginning in the late-1980s, queer scholars and activists began to reclaim the word to establish community and assert a politicized identity distinct from the gay political identity. Queer identitites may be adopted by those who reject traditional gender identities and seek a broader, less conformist, and deliberately ambiguous alternati ...more
Can't Wait M/M Romance of 2015
Best Gay Shifters
1,101 books — 1,490 voters
Gay Romance that's NOT Insta-Love
663 books — 809 voters
Social Justice: Books on Racism, Sexism, and Class
1,503 books — 1,210 voters
“ But artists aren’t the only marginalized folks controlling real estate. Think about the colonizing role that wealthy white gay men have played in communities of color; they’re often the first group to gentrify poor and working-class neighborhoods. Harlem is a good example. Gays have moved in and driven up rents, as have renegade young white students, who want to be cool and hip. This is colonization, post-colonial-style. After all, the people who are “sent back” to recover the territory are alwa ...more ”
“ I see fashion as a proclamation or manifestation of identity, so, as long as identities are important, fashion will continue to be important. The link between fashion and identity begins to get real interesting, however, in the case of people who don't fall clearly into a culturally-recognized identity. ”
Hello all! This is the booklist for the Bay Area Meetup group Book Club Dropouts. If you are not…more
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This is a group for people who are (generally) in the Raleigh area. You do not have to have a ca…more
[close] This is a group for people who are (generally) in the Raleigh area. You do not have to have a card from the LGBT Center of Raleigh Library, but our hope is to keep the members of this group local! If you're moving to the area as well, feel free to join. The LGBT Center of Raleigh Library houses the largest collection of LGBTQ materials in the south-east USA! Please visit us at http://lgbtcenterofraleigh.com/library for more information. This group is set to private for the safety of our members.
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The #1 resource on the Internet for M/M Romance fans, this group has something for everyone. * B…more
[close] The #1 resource on the Internet for M/M Romance fans, this group has something for everyone. * Book and Series Discussions * Daily Updates on New Releases and Author News * Book of the Month Group Reads * Reading Challenges * Author Info & Writing Discussions * Free Reads * Games, Contests & Quizzes ...and much, much more. Don't miss out. Join today! Important Request to Join Info: Please be sure your full birth date (day/month/year) is entered on your goodreads.com profile (privacy settings are up to the member) before you ask to join. Do not use the Goodreads mobile app to join. You can't join via the mobile app. You must join via the main website. Click the join button on the group's home page. The email process for requests to join isn't reliable so if you haven't been admitted within 24 hours, PM Stacey Jo directly with your request to join. NOTE: Due to the adult content in this group, you must be at least 18 to join. Please check out our sister group YA LGBT Books if you are under 18.
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RGV comic book nerds, assemble! Here we will archive, discuss, and share recommendations for the…more
[close] RGV comic book nerds, assemble! Here we will archive, discuss, and share recommendations for the comic books we read.
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