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Out for queer blood : the murder of Fernando Rios and the failure of New Orleans justice

Author: Clayton Delery
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : Exposit Books, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"On a September night in 1958, three New Orleans college students decided to entertain themselves by "rolling a queer" and went looking for a gay man to assault. They chose Fernando Rios, a tour guide from Mexico, who died from the beating he received. The author examines the murder and the trial in detail"--
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Genre/Form: True crime stories
Case studies
Additional Physical Format: Electronic version:
Delery-Edwards, Clayton, 1957-
Out for queer blood.
Jefferson, North Carolina : Exposit, [2017]
(OCoLC)1004770760
Named Person: Fernando Rios, (Murder victim)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clayton Delery
ISBN: 9781476668840 1476668841
OCLC Number: 1007499105
Description: x, 224 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword / by Robert L. Camina --
Introduction --
Pirates and outlaws --
"A drive against the deviates" : the gay man in New Orleans, 1950/1960 --
A frigid climate of hostility : the killing of Fernando Rios --
A medical freak with an eggshell cranium : the trial that made New Orleans cheer --
Nolle prosequi : the events following the trial --
Reclaiming masculinity : a brief history of hate crimes and the gay panic defense --
Døjø vu --
Appendix. A Son speaks for and about his father --
Chapter notes --
Works cited --
Index.
Responsibility: Clayton Delery ; foreword by Robert L. Camina.

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