The Gay Agenda

A Modern Queer History & Handbook
Original Publish Date: Apr 28, 2020
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (4.90 hours)
Product Number: Z100153519
Released: Apr 28, 2020
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780062944573
Narrator/s: Ron Butler
Publisher: HarperAudio
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A joyful celebration of the LGBTQ+ communityA??s development, history, and culture, packed with facts, trivia, timelines, and charts, and featuring 100 full color illustrations. Compiled and designed by queer power couple and illustrators extraordinaire, Ashley Molesso and Chessie Needham, founders of the popular Brooklyn stationery company Ash + Chess, The Gay Agenda is an inviting and entertaining guide that pays tribute to the LGBTQ+ community. Filled with engaging descriptions, interesting facts, helpful featuresA??such as historical queer icons and events and LGBTQ+ acronym definitionsA??this fabulous compendium illuminates the transformation of the community, highlighting its struggles, achievements, landmarks, and contributions. It also salutes iconic members of the LGBTQ+ communityA??the celebrities, politicians, entrepreneurs and ordinary citizens who have made a notable impact on gay life and society itself. The Gay Agenda is a nostalgic look back for older generations, an archive for younger people, and a helpful introduction for those interested in learning more about the community and its contributions. From James Baldwin and Emma Goldman to Marsha P. Johnson and Jodie Foster; the Pink Triangle and the Rainbow Flag to Stonewall and the AIDS crisis; Matthew Shepard and Pulse Nightclub to Sodomy Laws and Obergefell; Drag and Transitioning to The L Word and The Kinsey Scale, Freddie Mercury and Ellen Degeneres to Laverne Cox and David Bowie, this magnificent digest is a keepsake honoring all LGBTQ+, and the ongoing fight to gainA??and maintainA??equality for all. Supplemental enhancement PDF accompanies the audiobook.

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Narrator(s): Ron Butler
Product Number DD49538
Released: Apr 28, 2020
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781094119779

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