Gay Studies

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Any Other Way

Edited by Stephanie Chambers, Jane Farrow, Maureen FitzGerald, Ed Jackson, John Lorinc, Tim McCaskell, Rebecka Sheffield, Tatum Taylor, and Rahim Thawer

Toronto is home to multiple and thriving queer communities that reflect the dynamism of a global city. Any Other Way is an eclectic and richly illustrated local history that reveals how these individuals and community networks have transformed Toronto from a place of churches ... Read more

Breaking Out II

By Kevin Alderson

Following on the heels of the first edition, Breaking Out II expands its coverage by including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI) individuals. While some societies have become more tolerant and accepting of sexual and gender diversity, LGBTI people continue ... Read more

Double Melancholy

By C.E. Gatchalian

According to Didier Eribon, melancholy is where it all starts and where it also ends: the lifelong process of mourning that each homosexual experiences, and through which they construct their own identity. In this beguiling book, an introverted, anxious, ambitious, artistically ... Read more

Exiled for Love

By Arsham Parsi & Marc Colbourne

 

Finalist for the 2016 Lambda Literary Award for Gay Memoir/Biography

To be gay in Iran means to live in the shadow of death. The country’s harsh Islamic code of Lavat is used to execute gay men, and LGBT individuals who avoid execution are often subjected to severe lashings, ... Read more

Gay Monologues and Scenes

Edited by Sky Gilbert

For those passionate about exercising their ability to experience (as actors) all aspects of the human condition.

With works by Salvatore Antonio, David Bateman, T. Berto, Ken Brand, Gavin Crawford, Julian Doucet, Paul Dunn, Blair Francey, Sky Gilbert, Jefferson Guzman, Peter ... Read more

Lesbian Plays

Edited by Rosalind Kerr

"The plays that are included here serve the purpose of charting certain historically specific moments that represent a range of lesbian experiences over the past twenty years in various parts of Canada. In many ways they reflect the gradual changes that have brought lesbians ... Read more

Out Proud

Edited by Douglas Gosse

Produced in partnership with Egale Canada Human Rights Trust, Out Proud: Stories of Pride, Courage, and Social Justice is the second in a series of essay anthologies designed to give attention to issues that are sometimes ignored in the mainstream media—and a voice to those ... Read more

Perfectly Abnormal

Edited by Sky Gilbert

Includes:The Convergence of Luke by Harry RintoulGetting Lucky by Christian LloydSir Richard Wadd, Pornographer by Shawn PostoffThe Rise and Fall of Peter Gaveston by Greg MacArthurThe Bathhouse Suite by Ken BrandNazi/Jew/Queer by Michael AchtmanCancun by Greg Kearney

Queer Returns

By Rinaldo Walcott

Queer Returns returns us to the scene of multiculturalism, diaspora and queer through the lens of black expression, identity and the political. The essays question what it means to live in a multicultural society, how diaspora impacts identity and culture and how the categories ... Read more