Macho Man

The Disco Era and Gay America's "coming Out"
Jones, Randy (Book - 2009)
Macho Man

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Travel back with one of the first gay icons in popular music, and a top pop culture biographer, as they describe the emergence of gay culture in the United States of the late 1970s.
Authors: Jones, Randy, 1952-
Title: Macho man
the disco era and gay America's "coming out"
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2009
Characteristics: xvi, 210 p., [8] p. of plates :,ill. ;,25 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Randy Jones and Mark Bego
Contents: Ancient gay history to the 1900s : icons and diversions
That's showbiz
and the kid does stay in the picture!
Stonewall, the 1970s, and bisexual chic
It takes a Village
and a cowboy and an Indian
and the Navy and the Y.M.C.A.!
The birth of disco and the formation of Village People
Post disco : after the ball
Important gay movies
Take a walk on the wild side : important gay rock songs
As the world turns
Additional Contributors: Bego, Mark
ISBN: 9780275999629
Branch Call Number: 306.7660973 J787m 2009
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-200) and index
Includes discography: p. 195-198
Subject Headings: Homosexuality United States Gay rights United States Village People Gay liberation movement United States Celebrities United States
Topical Term: Homosexuality
Gay rights
Gay liberation movement
LCCN: 2008032412
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