The Ideal Gay Man: The Story of Der Kreis by Hubert Kennedy

By Hubert Kennedy

realize the deliciously succulent gay international of the early 1900s!

The perfect homosexual guy: the tale of Der Kreis can provide the background of the influential foreign homosexual magazine Der Kreis, released in Switzerland from 1932--1967. You’ll achieve interesting perception into the journal’s origins, its improvement, and the explanations for its dying. exciting and informative, this e-book issues out how the occasions of the day when it comes to the homosexual flow have been mirrored in and motivated by way of Der Kreis.

Der Kreis was once the world’s most crucial magazine selling the felony and social rights of homosexual males. Literary historians, homosexual concept students, and common readers could be intrigued by means of the beneficiant collection of articles from the English part of the magazine, in addition to the English translations from the French and German sections.

The perfect homosexual guy is an interesting number of heritage and leisure. a few themes you’ll discover are:

  • the starting of the ebook Der Kreis
  • why Der Kreis stopped publication
  • sections at the English writers, French writers, and German writers of Der Kreis
  • articles on morality and the public’s altering perceptions of homosexuality
  • man and boy love and the variations among top and seduction

    The perfect homosexual guy reports this amazingly influential gentlemen’s magazine and gives you with a flattering and lengthy late inclusion into homosexual stories fabric. you are going to discover the gay international in the course of a turbulent time of intolerance and become aware of how the occasions with regards to the homosexual flow have been mirrored in and motivated by way of Der Kreis.

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