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Gayle : the language of kinks and queens : a history and dictionary of gay language in South Africa

Author: Ken Cage; Moyra Evans
Publisher: Houghton, South Africa : Jacana, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An analysis and historical overview of the development of the gay language, Gayle, in South Africa.

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Genre/Form: Wörterbuch
Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Cage; Moyra Evans
ISBN: 191993149X 9781919931494
OCLC Number: 52737038
Description: 108 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Origins of the South African gay co-culture; Gay language as an historical imperative; the form of gay language in South Africa; the function of Gayle; non-verbal gay communication; a dictionary of Gayle.
Other Titles: Language of kinks and queens
Responsibility: Ken Cage in collaboration with Moyra Evans.
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