How the Homosexuals Saved Civilization: The Time and Heroic Story of How Gay Men Shaped the Modern World

How the Homosexuals Saved Civilization: The Time and Heroic Story of How Gay Men Shaped the Modern World

Cathy Crimmins


A cultural background of the customs, models, and figures of homosexual existence within the 20th and the early twenty-first centuries-and how they've got replaced us for the better.

How the Homosexuals stored Civilization offers a wide but incisive examine how an strange "immigrant" team, gay males, has stimulated mainstream American society and has, in lots of methods, develop into mainstream itself. From the best way camp, irony, and the homosexual aesthetic became a part of our nationwide sensibility to the indisputable influence the homosexual cognoscenti have had on media and the humanities, Cathy Crimmins examines how homosexual males have replaced the ideas of neighborhood, relatives, intercourse, and fashion.

 

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