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Male HomosexualityAnd Seropositivity: The Construction of Social Identities in Brazil

Richard Parker, Regina Maria Barbosa, and Peter Aggleton

in Framing the Sexual Subject: The Politics of Gender, Sexuality, and Power

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520218369
eISBN:
9780520922754
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520218369.003.0004
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

This chapter examines some recent work on emerging homosexual and gay identities and communities in countries such as Brazil. It studies how these new forms have been connected to the experience of ... More


Gay Male Identities: Concepts and Issues

John C. Gonsiorek

in Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Identities over the Lifespan: Psychological Perspectives

Published in print:
1995
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195082319
eISBN:
9780199848577
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195082319.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

The second chapter provides an overview of the concept of homosexual men, commonly known as “gay men”, and how this definition contrasts with perceptions on lesbianism and bisexuality. A ... More


Figuring Sex Between Men

Hammond Paul

in Figuring Sex between Men from Shakespeare to Rochester

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198186922
eISBN:
9780191674617
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198186922.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature, Shakespeare Studies

This chapter addresses the question of how sex between men was figured rhetorically, drawing attention to two distinctive features of those literary texts which represent such desires—both those ... More


Introduction

Hammond Paul

in Figuring Sex between Men from Shakespeare to Rochester

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198186922
eISBN:
9780191674617
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198186922.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature, Shakespeare Studies

This introductory chapter begins with a brief description of the purpose of the book, which is to explore in more detail the literary representation of love and sex between men in the 17th century. ... More


Shakespearian Figures

Hammond Paul

in Figuring Sex between Men from Shakespeare to Rochester

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198186922
eISBN:
9780191674617
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198186922.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature, Shakespeare Studies

This chapter considers ideas about how texts open and close possibilities, and uses them to read some of Shakespeare's work. It first focuses on the Sonnets, on the rhetoric of possession and ... More


Conclusion

Hammond Paul

in Figuring Sex between Men from Shakespeare to Rochester

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198186922
eISBN:
9780191674617
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198186922.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature, Shakespeare Studies

This chapter summarizes the discussions in the preceding chapters. This book looked closely at the detail of literary texts, at the implications of specific images, semantic fields, and literary ... More


The Symbolic Power of Civil Marriage on the Sexual Life Histories of Gay Men

Adam Isaiah Green

in Sex for Life: From Virginity to Viagra, How Sexuality Changes Throughout Our Lives

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814772522
eISBN:
9780814723814
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814772522.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter analyzes how gay and straight men's sexual life histories are powerfully shaped by the combination of early-life expectations about marriage and social structures that make marriage ... More


Politics and ‘Sodomy’

Hammond Paul

in Figuring Sex between Men from Shakespeare to Rochester

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198186922
eISBN:
9780191674617
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198186922.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, 17th-century and Restoration Literature, Shakespeare Studies

This chapter turns to the rhetoric of poems and plays which addressed the homosexual behaviour of political leaders. It shows how the actual lives of historical individuals became mythologized, as ... More


Anal Cancer

Andrew E. Grulich, Fengyi Jin, and I. Mary Poynten

in Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780190238667
eISBN:
9780190238698
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190238667.003.0037
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

Anal canal cancer is a generally uncommon cancer that has been increasing in incidence for several decades. In most geographic locations, squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) accounts for 70% or more of ... More


When Jack and Ennis Meet: Cruising as a Mode of Gay Spectatorship

Gary Needham

in Brokeback Mountain

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748633821
eISBN:
9780748651252
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748633821.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter focuses on a sequence of shots in Brokeback Mountain and their relationship to gay spectatorship. It examines interrelationships between gay male cruising, spectatorship and editing, and ... More


Laygues: The Ambiguity in Witnessing

in HIV Stories: The Archaeology of AIDS Writing in France, 1985-1988

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853235682
eISBN:
9781846313288
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853235682.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

This chapter examines the book Sida, Témoignage sur la vie et la mort de Martin by Hélène Laygues. It explains that this book offers an account of witnessing by a woman whose husband contracted AIDS ... More


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