The historical concept and definition of sexual orientation varies and has changed greatly over time; for example the word "gay" was not used to describe sexual orientation until the mid 20th century. A number of different classification schemes have been used to describe sexual orientation since the midth century, and scholars have often defined the term "sexual orientation" in divergent ways. Indeed, several studies have found that much of the research about sexual orientation has failed to define the term at all, making it difficult to reconcile the results of different studies.
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TV presenter turned best-selling author talks about refusing to follow the herd with her new novel The Cows. Ah yes. Of course not everyone has the choice.
The sun may be weary of war, but the Amazon smiles, ready for more. This arrangement invites even readers like me who have never studied French to consider questions of translation. Pious captures oral and bodily engagements of the poem.
Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. All contributors to the issue are lesbians. The Collective statement appears below; individual statements by the editors appear on pages
The international poster collection of James Lapides formed the basis for the exhibit; several of the posters that were on display are shown here. When Europe and the Americas were directly impacted, however, curative and preventative measures were gradually instituted. With death tolls on the rise, mainstream and alternative media eventually rallied to dispel demonizing half-truths and myths.
I became interested in her when I found an anthology of The Ladder at a yard sale which had compiled a list of historically important Lesbians, many of them writers. Her picture the one above these paragraphs captivated me immediately, and the caption read: Forgotten Lesbian Poet. The scant information given ended with an entreaty that her work be translated before it was too late.