Indecent Advances: A Hidden History of True Crime and Prejudice Before Stonewall

By Polchin, James

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9781640091894 9781640091900
Publisher
Counterpoint


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Starred Review on June 1, 2019  |  Social Sciences

Polchin (liberal studies, New York Univ.) presents a reflective, thoughtful first book that perfectly blends true crime and the history of discrimination against gay men in the 20th century. The author takes a deep dive into the specific crimes against gay men and how their deaths fed the competing cultural narratives of the time; that homosexuality was both a crime and a mental...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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