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Entries tagged with 'Gay'

New models of poetry community – Prof Peter Middleton

October 23, 2013
by Laurence Georgin

Poets have always tended to form communities, and since the early twentieth-century this has become the norm

The Pet Shop Boys, Gay Sexuality and the Knowingness of Popular Culture in 1980s and 1990s Britain

August 5, 2013
by Laurence Georgin

This project is an attempt to rethink gay culture in late twentieth century Britain, moving away from the notion of gay community towards an understanding of how gay sexuality and culture was both part of mainstream popular culture and took it in distinctive directions

‘Southampton’s Hidden Past and Present: An Oral History of the Gay Community’

August 1, 2013
by Laurence Georgin

The thesis concentrates on examining how images and representations have shaped a discourse on homosexuality, and how, in turn, this has shaped a gay and lesbian social and group identity