Acts of Disclosure: The Coming Out Process of Contemporary Gay Men Vargo, Marc E.
This easy to read book summarises much of the research into 'coming out'. It examines coming out to oneself and family, as well as coming out issues in the work place and in a broader public context. Each chapter contains 'suggestions' to manage the coming out process and the text as a whole reads like a 'how to' handbook, rather than an abstract discussion of the identity issu (more...)
Scandal: Infamous Gay Controversies of the Twentieth Century Vargo, Marc E.
Including the the Murder of Paolo Pasolini and the obscenity trial of Radclyffe Hall for The Well Of Loneliness, Marc E. Vargo provides us with seven controversial episodes from modern history in which homosexuality came into the public view in a sensational and explosive manner. In each case the homosexuality was revealed to the press or brought out in a court trial often stal (more...)