Sweet Tea: Black Gay Men of the South by E. Patrick Johnson

By E. Patrick Johnson

Giving voice to a inhabitants too hardly ever stated, candy Tea collects greater than sixty lifestyles tales from black homosexual males who have been born, raised, and proceed to reside within the South. E. Patrick Johnson demanding situations stereotypes of the South as "backward" or "repressive" and gives a window into the methods black homosexual males negotiate their identities, construct neighborhood, retain friendship networks, and locate sexual and existence partners--often in areas and actions that seem to be antigay. eventually, candy Tea validates the lives of those black homosexual males and reinforces the position of storytelling in either African American and southern cultures.

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