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The Christopher Street reader (1982)

by Michael Denneny (Editor & Contributor), Charles Ortleb (Editor & Contributor), Thomas Steele (Editor)

Other authors: Dennis Altman (Contributor), Rob Baker (Contributor), Gilles Barbedette (Contributor), Arthur Bell (Contributor), Mark Blasius (Contributor)30 more, Charles Boultenhouse (Contributor), Larry Bush (Contributor), David Dar (Contributor), Tim Dlugos (Contributor), T.P.N. Dodge (Contributor), Martin Duberman (Contributor), Aaron Fricke (Contributor), G (Contributor), Johnny Greene (Contributor), Wallace Hamilton (Contributor), Guy Hocquenghem (Contributor), Andrew Holleran (Contributor), David Jackson (Contributor), Simon Karlinsky (Contributor), Gregg Kilday (Contributor), Seymour Kleinberg (Contributor), Jean Le Bitoux (Contributor), Neil Alan Marks (Contributor), Robert K. Martin (Contributor), Lawrence Mass (Contributor), Felice Picano (Contributor), Richard Plant (Contributor), John Preston (Contributor), Ned Rorem (Contributor), Vito Russo (Contributor), Jean-Paul Sartre (Contributor), Randy Shilts (Contributor), George Stambolian (Contributor), Gore Vidal (Contributor), Edmund White (Contributor)

Series: Christopher Street Magazine (anthology 1982)

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Denneny, MichaelEditor & Contributorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ortleb, CharlesEditor & Contributormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Steele, ThomasEditormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Altman, DennisContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Baker, RobContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Barbedette, GillesContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bell, ArthurContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Blasius, MarkContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Boultenhouse, CharlesContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bush, LarryContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dar, DavidContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dlugos, TimContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dodge, T.P.N.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Duberman, MartinContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Fricke, AaronContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
GContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Greene, JohnnyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hamilton, WallaceContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hocquenghem, GuyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Holleran, AndrewContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Jackson, DavidContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Karlinsky, SimonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kilday, GreggContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kleinberg, SeymourContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Le Bitoux, JeanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Marks, Neil AlanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Martin, Robert K.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Mass, LawrenceContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Picano, FeliceContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Plant, RichardContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Preston, JohnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Rorem, NedContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Russo, VitoContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sartre, Jean-PaulContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Shilts, RandyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Stambolian, GeorgeContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Vidal, GoreContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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I. Living the Life
  • One Life, One Prom / Aaron Fricke
  • The Sixties / Arthur Bell
  • Fantasia on the Seventies / Edmund White
  • Interview with Felice Picano / Michael Denneny
  • Gay Widows / Tim Dlugos
  • Letter from Lancaster, Pennsylvania / T.P.N. Dodge
  • Hollywood / Gregg Kilday
  • Imitation of Life: Interview with Vito Russo / Felice Picano
  • Four by Andrew Holleran: Nostalgia for the Mud / Andrew Holleran
  • (Four by Andrew Holleran) Fast-Food Sex / Andrew Holleran
  • (Four by Andrew Holleran) Dark Disco: A Lament / Andrew Holleran
  • (Four by Andrew Holleran) Male Nudes and Nude Males / Andrew Holleran
  • Texas: Sissies, Cowboys, and Good School Citizens / Edmund White
II. State of the Tribe
  • Modern Arrangements: Careless Love / Seymour Kleinberg
  • The Male Southern Belle / Johnny Greene
  • Blue Moves: Conversation with a Male Porn Dancer / Michael Denneny
  • Interview with a Fetishist / George Stambolian
  • This Time Around I Belong to Him / George Stambolian
  • Those Dying Generations: Harry and His Friends / Seymour Kleinberg
  • Brothers and Fathers and Sons / John Preston
III. Word from Abroad
  • The Secret Life of Moscow / "G"
  • The Case of Gennady Trifonov / Simon Karlinsky
  • About Gennady Trifonov's Poetry / David Dar
  • Down Rio Way / Dennis Altman
  • Fado Lisboeta / Neil Alan Marks
  • Paris / Dennis Altman
  • London Diary / Robert K. Martin
  • Jean-Paul Sartre: The Final Interview / Jean Le Bitoux and Gilles Barbedette
IV. Recovering the Past
  • Reclaiming Our Lives / Robert K. Martin
  • The Secret Life of Horatio Alger / Wallace Hamilton
  • The Therapy of C.M. Otis: 1911 / Martin Duberman
  • Sergei Diaghilev: Public and Private / Simon Karlinsky
  • Nazis and Gays / Richard Plant
  • An Auden / Ned Rorem
  • Three Pictures of W.H. Auden / David Jackson
  • The Fifites / Charles Boultenhouse
V. Cultural Politics
  • Interview with Gore Vidal / Dennis Altman
  • A Cruel God: The Gay Challenge to the Catholic Church / Tim Dlugos
  • A Time for Schizophrenia: Reflections on the Transvestite Threat to the (Gay) Macho Mystique / Rob Baker
  • The Context of Cruising / Charles Ortleb
  • The New Narcissism and Homosexuality / Lawrence Mass
  • Decadence / Simon Karlinsky
  • Interview with Guy Hocquenghem / Mark Blasius
  • Goodbye to Sally Gerhart / John Preston
  • The New Separatism / Larry Bush
  • The Life and Death of Harvey Milk / Randy Shilts
  • Gay Politics: Sixteen Propositions / Michael Denneny
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