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Frédéric Martel: In the Closet of the Vatican

Frédéric Martel: In the Closet of the Vatican

Power, Homosexuality, Hypocrisy. UK 2019, 555 pp., brochure, € 24.95
Kostenloser Versand innerhalb Europas.
Bloomsbury
The celibacy of priests, the condemnation of the use of contraceptives, the cover up of countless cases of sexual abuse, the resignation of Benedict XVI, misogyny among the clergy, the dramatic fall in Europe of the number of vocations to the priesthood, the plotting against Pope Francis - all these issues are clouded in mystery and secrecy. This book reveals ... Weiterlesen

George Saunders: Lincoln in the Bardo

George Saunders: Lincoln in the Bardo

UK 2018, 368 pp., brochure, € 10.99
Kostenloser Versand ab 20 Euro Bestellwert.
Bloomsbury
The debut novel by George Saunders, is about Abraham Lincoln and the death of 11-year-old son, Willie, at the dawn of the Civil War. The American Civil War rages while President Lincoln´s beloved young son lies gravely ill. In a matter of days, Willie dies and is laid to rest in a Georgetown cemetery. Newspapers report that a grief-stricken Lincoln ... Weiterlesen

Darryl W. Bullock: David Bowie Made Me Gay

Darryl W. Bullock: David Bowie Made Me Gay

100 Years of LBGT Music. UK 2017, 372 pp., hardback, € 27.95
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Bloomsbury
LGBT musicians have shaped the development of music over the last century, with a sexually progressive soundtrack in the background of the gay community´s struggle for acceptance. LGBT messages are now brought to the forefront of popular music. This book covers the breadth of history of recorded music by and for the LGBT community and how those records influenced the ... Weiterlesen

Laurie Penny: Bitch Doctrine

Laurie Penny: Bitch Doctrine

Essays for Dissenting Adults. UK 2017, 384 pp., brochure, € 18.95
Kostenloser Versand ab 20 Euro Bestellwert.
Bloomsbury
This collection of Laurie Penny´s writing establishes her as one of the most urgent and vibrant feminist voices of our time. From the shock of Donald Trump´s election and the victories of the far right, to online harassment and the transgender rights movement, these darkly humorous articles provoke challenging conversations about the definitive social issues of today. Penny is lyrical ... Weiterlesen

Frank Browning: The Fate of Gender

Frank Browning: The Fate of Gender

Nature, Nurture, and the Human Future. USA 2017, 320 pp., brochure, € 19.95
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Bloomsbury
This investigation on the modern fluidity of gender asks how people question what masculinity and femininity are, and how much of that is the result of biology and social conditioning. Social trends towards more gender fluidity were assisted by the separation of sex and reproduction after the introduction of contraceptives, and the spread of the idea of gender as performance. ... Weiterlesen

Emer O'Sullivan: The Fall of the House of Wilde

Emer O'Sullivan: The Fall of the House of Wilde

Oscar Wilde and His Family. UK 2017, 512 pp., brochure, € 14.95
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Bloomsbury
Oscar Wilde owed his most outstanding characteristics - his intellectualism, his flamboyance, his hedonism, his pride, his sense of superiority, his liberal sexual values - to his parents. Oscar’s mother, Lady Jane Wilde, rose to prominence as a political journalist. She passed on her infectious delight in the art of living to Oscar, who imbibed it greedily. His father was ... Weiterlesen

Edmund White: Our Young Man

Edmund White: Our Young Man

UK 2017, 283 pp., brochure, € 12.99
Kostenloser Versand ab 20 Euro Bestellwert.
Bloomsbury
Edmund White’s new novel follows the life of a gorgeous Frenchman, Guy, as he goes from a French industrial city to the top of the modeling profession in New York City's fashion world, becoming the darling of Fire Island's gay community. Enjoying a full gay amorous life through the disco era and into the age of AIDS, like ... Weiterlesen

Elizabeth Day: Paradise City

Elizabeth Day: Paradise City

UK 2016, 368 pp., brochure, € 13.95
Kostenloser Versand ab 20 Euro Bestellwert.
Bloomsbury
Beatrice Kizza, a lesbian woman who fled Uganda where homosexuality is illegal, comes to London. There, she shields her sorrow from the indifference of her adopted city, and navigates a night-time world of shift-work and bedsits. Howard Pink is a self-made millionaire who has risen to the mansions of Kensington on a tide of determination and bluster. Carol Hetherington, recently ... Weiterlesen

Matthew Griffin: Hide

Matthew Griffin: Hide

USA 2016, 272 pp., brochure, € 18.95
Kostenloser Versand ab 20 Euro Bestellwert.
Bloomsbury
Wendell and Frank meet at the end of World War II, when Frank returns home to their North Carolina town. Soon he’s loitering around Wendell’s shop, and the two come to understand their connection as love - a love that, in this time and place, can hold real danger. Cutting nearly all ties with the rest of the world, they ... Weiterlesen

Edmund White: Inside a Pearl

Edmund White: Inside a Pearl

My Years in Paris. UK 2015, 263 pp., brochure, € 17.95
Kostenloser Versand ab 20 Euro Bestellwert.
Bloomsbury
When Edmund White moved to Paris in 1983, leaving New York City in the midst of the AIDS crisis, he was 43 years old, couldn't speak French, and only knew two people in the entire city. But in middle age, he discovered the new anxieties and pleasures of mastering a new culture. When he left fifteen years later to take ... Weiterlesen

Paul Bailey: The Prince's Boy

Paul Bailey: The Prince's Boy

UK 2015, 152 pp., brochure, € 14.95
Kostenloser Versand ab 20 Euro Bestellwert.
Bloomsbury
Wer Paul Baileys schwulen Bestseller »Sugar Cane« aus dem Jahr 1993 kennt (heute auf Deutsch erhältlich unter dem Titel »Auf Tour«) und sich sein neues Buch »The Prince’s Boy« vornimmt (erstmals 2013 und bisher nur auf Englisch erschienen), wird schnell feststellen, dass sich der Autor deutlich weiterentwickelt hat. Es gibt Parallelen zwischen den beiden Büchern. In beiden Büchern spielen männliche ... Weiterlesen
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Paul Bailey: The Prince's Boy

Paul Bailey: The Prince's Boy

UK 2015, 152 pp., brochure, € 14.95
Kostenloser Versand ab 20 Euro Bestellwert.
Bloomsbury
In May 1927, 19-year-old Dinu Grigorescu, a skinny boy with literary ambitions, has just arrived in Paris. He has been sent from Bucharest, the city of his childhood, by his wealthy father to embark upon a bohemian adventure and relish the unique pleasures of Parisian life. An innocent in a new city, Dinu is secretly drawn to the Bains du ... Weiterlesen

Neil Bartlett: The Disappearance Boy

Neil Bartlett: The Disappearance Boy

UK 2014, 288 pp., hardback, € 27.95
Kostenloser Versand innerhalb Europas.
Bloomsbury
23-year-old gay Reggie Rainbow is a stagehand living at the heart of the performance. He’s found the perfect profession for someone who likes to keep himself to himself. It’s his job to make sure that some things stay out of sight and out of mind. He’s an angry gay young man who treads the backstage corridors of down-at-heel theatres for ... Weiterlesen

David Plante: Becoming a Londoner

David Plante: Becoming a Londoner

UK 2014, 533 pp. with numerous colour + b/w illustrations, brochure, € 19.95
Kostenloser Versand ab 20 Euro Bestellwert.
Bloomsbury
»Nikos and I live together as lovers, as everyone knows, and we seem to be accepted because it’s known that we are lovers. In fact, we are, according to the law, criminals in our making love with each other, but it is as if the laws don’t apply. It is as if all the conventions of sex and clothes and ... Weiterlesen

Judith Schalansky: The Giraffe's Neck

Judith Schalansky: The Giraffe's Neck

Transl. by Shaun Whiteside. UK 2014, 213 pp., brochure, € 12.95
Kostenloser Versand ab 20 Euro Bestellwert.
Bloomsbury
Adaptation is everything, something Frau Lohmark is well aware of as the biology teacher at the Charles Darwin High School in a country backwater of the former East Germany. It is the beginning of the new school year, but, as people look west in search of work and opportunities, it's future begins to be in doubt. Frau Lohmark has no ... Weiterlesen

David Leavitt: The Two Hotel Francforts

David Leavitt: The Two Hotel Francforts

GB 2013, 257 pp., brochure, € 13.95
Kostenloser Versand ab 20 Euro Bestellwert.
Bloomsbury
»The Two Hotel Francforts« is, on one level, about a love affair between two married men, Pete Winters and Edward Freleng. It is the summer of 1940, and Lisbon, Portugal, is the only neutral port left in Europe. Awaiting safe passage to New York two couples meet: Pete and Julia Winters, expatriate Americans fleeing their sedate life in Paris; and ... Weiterlesen

Hanna Rosin: Das Ende der Männer und der Aufstieg der Frauen

Hanna Rosin: Das Ende der Männer und der Aufstieg der Frauen

Dt. v. H. Schlatterer u. H. Dierlamm. D 2013, 400 S., geb., € 20.55
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Bloomsbury Berlin
In diesem Debattenbuch vertritt die Autorin die These, dass das Patriarchat am absteigenden Ast sitze und der emanzipative Kampf längst gewonnen sei. Nach und nach würden sich nun Frauen die Spitze der Gesellschaft erobern. Denn - so die Autorin - massive Veränderungen in Berufswelt und Bildungssystem haben eine Dynamik in Gang gesetzt, die das Verhältnis der Geschlechter nachhaltig umkrempeln wird. ... Weiterlesen

Carter Sickels: The Evening Hour

Carter Sickels: The Evening Hour

USA 2012, 328 pp., brochure, € 14.95
Kostenloser Versand ab 20 Euro Bestellwert.
Bloomsbury
Most of the wealth in Dove Creek, West Virginia, is in the mountains - in the coal seams that have provided generations with a way of life, but little prosperity. Born here and raised by his Pentecoastal grandfather, 27-year-old Cole Freeman sidestepped work as a miner to become an aide in a nursing home. He's got a shock of bleached ... Weiterlesen


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