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Buying gay : how physique entrepreneurs sparked a movement

Author: David K Johnson
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, [2019]
Series: Columbia studies in the history of U.S. capitalism
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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David K. Johnson tells the story of the physique magazine produced by and for gay men to show how gay commerce was not a byproduct of the gay-rights movement but an important catalyst for it. He offers a vivid look into the lives of physique entrepreneurs and their customers, presenting a wealth of illustrations.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Johnson, David K.
Buying gay.
New York : Columbia University Press, [2019]
(DLC) 2018033079
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David K Johnson
ISBN: 0231548176 9780231548175
OCLC Number: 1048659018
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 308 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Introduction --
Emerging from the muscle magazines: Bob Mizer's Athletic Model Guild --
Selling gay books: Donald Webster Cory's "business with a conscience" --
The Grecian Guild: imagining a gay past, and future --
"I want a pen pal!:" Postmaster General Arthur Summerfield and the Adonis Male Club --
Defending a naked boy: Lynn Womack at the Supreme Court --
Consolidating the market: DSI of Minneapolis --
The physique legacy.
Series Title: Columbia studies in the history of U.S. capitalism
Responsibility: David K. Johnson.

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