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Mapping gay L.A. : the intersection of place and politics

Author: Moira Kenney
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2001.
Series: American subjects.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Makes the case that Los Angeles better represents the spectrum of gay and lesbian community activism and culture than cities with a higher gay profile. This book shows how activists lay claim to  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Moira Kenney
ISBN: 1566398835 9781566398831 1566398843 9781566398848
OCLC Number: 45438321
Description: xiv, 225 pages : maps ; 22 cm.
Contents: Foreword / by Robert Dawidoff --
Locating the politics of difference --
Inclusion and exclusion in West Hollywood --
Beyond gentrification : social services and the redevelopment of Hollywood Boulevard --
Separate space and separatism : lesbian culture and community --
Out of the bars and into the streets: direct action from liberation to transformation --
The remapped city.
Series Title: American subjects.
Other Titles: Mapping gay Los Angeles
Responsibility: Moira Rachel Kenney.
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"This is a fresh and fascinating approach to both social history and the geography of America's most cutting-edge and least understood city. This book sparkles with stories of Los Angeles' Read more...

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