Queer Cinema in America

Queer Cinema in America

Author: Aubrey Malone

Publisher: Greenwood

ISBN: 1440867151

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This reference helps readers navigate the perilous odyssey those of an LGBTQ orientation had to face in an age less enlightened than our own, when an attraction to members of the same gender could lead to horrendous abuse. A timeline highlights key events in LGBTQ cinema history. An introduction overviews the history of queer cinema in America. Alphabetically arranged reference entries provide fundamental and critical information about films, directors, actors, themes, and other topics related to queer cinema in America. Fascinating anecdotes bring LGBTQ cinema history to life. Sidebars provide interesting trivia. Entry bibliographies direct readers to additional sources of information.
Queer Cinema in America
Language: en
Pages: 325
Authors: Aubrey Malone
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-30 - Publisher: Greenwood

This reference helps readers navigate the perilous odyssey those of an LGBTQ orientation had to face in an age less enlightened than our own, when an attraction to members of the same gender could lead to horrendous abuse. A timeline highlights key events in LGBTQ cinema history. An introduction overviews
Queer Cinema in America: An Encyclopedia of LGBTQ Films, Characters, and Stories
Language: en
Pages: 335
Authors: Aubrey Malone
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-30 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This reference helps readers navigate the perilous odyssey those of an LGBTQ orientation had to face in an age less enlightened than our own, when an attraction to members of the same gender could lead to horrendous abuse. A timeline highlights key events in LGBTQ cinema history. An introduction overviews
Elizabeth and Monty
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Charles Casillo
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-25 - Publisher: Kensington Books

Violet-eyed siren Elizabeth Taylor and classically handsome Montgomery Clift were the most gorgeous screen couple of their time. Over two decades of friendship they made, separately and together, some of the era’s defining movies—including Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, The Misfits, Suddenly, Last Summer, and Cleopatra. Yet the relationship
Encyclopedia of Contemporary LGBTQ Literature of the United States [2 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 762
Authors: Emmanuel S. Nelson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-07-14 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

In this two-volume work, hundreds of alphabetically arranged entries survey contemporary lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, and queer American literature and its social contexts. • Hundreds of alphabetically arranged entries discuss authors, literary works, movements, genres, and social issues • An alphabetical list of entries offers a quick survey of the
The Queer Encyclopedia of Film and Television
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Claude Summers
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-24 - Publisher: Cleis Press Start

From Hollywood films to TV soap operas, from Vegas extravaganzas to Broadway theater to haute couture, this comprehensive encyclopedia contains over 200 entries and 200 photos that document the irrepressible impact of queer creative artists on popular culture. How did Liberace’s costumes almost kill him? Which lesbian comedian spent her