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Outlaw marriages : the hidden histories of fifteen extraordinary same-sex couples / Rodger Streitmatter.

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  • 7 of 7 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Fontana Regional Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library 306.84 S (Text) 39493107264048 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Jackson County Public Library 306.848 S (Text) 39493107269831 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780807003343
  • ISBN: 0807003344
  • Physical Description: xi, 212 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, [2012]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-210).
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue -- Walt Whitman & Peter Doyle : 1865-1892 -- Revolutionizing American poetry -- Martha Carey Thomas & Mamie Gwinn, 1878-1904 -- Opening graduate education to American women -- Ned Warren & John Marshall 1884-1927 -- Building the collections of America's art museums -- Mary Rozet Smith & Jane Addams 1891-1934 -- Breaking new ground in social reform & global peace -- Elsie de Wolfe & Bessie Marbury, 1892-1933 -- Founding the field of interior design -- J. C. Leyendecker & Charles Beach, 1901-1951 -- Taking the art of illustration to a new level -- Gertrude Stein & Alice B. Toklas, 1907-1946 -- Expanding the dimensions of American literature -- Janet Flanner & Solita Solano, 1919-1975 -- Pioneering a new style of journalism -- Greta Garbo & Mercedes de Acosta, 1931-1960 -- Making Hollywood the celebrity capital of the world -- Aaron Copland & Victor Kraft, 1932-1976 -- Inventing a distinctly American style of music -- Tennessee Williams & Frank Merlo, 1948-1963 -- Lifting American theater to new heights -- James Baldwin & Lucien Happersberger, 1949-1987 -- Attacking racism through literature -- Robert Rauschenberg & Jasper Johns, 1954-1962 -- Expanding the definition of art -- Ismail Merchant & James Ivory, 1961-2005 -- Turning literary works into sumptuous films -- Audre Lorde & Frances Clayton, 1968-1988 -- Raising a voice for women of color -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgments -- Notes.
Citation/References Note:
Publisher's Weekly, February 2012
Booklist, May 2012
Publisher's Weekly
Booklist
Summary, etc.:
Examines fifteen same-sex couples who defied cultural norms while making important contributions to American culture.
Target Audience Note:
Adult Follett Library Resources
Adult
Subject: Same-sex marriage > United States.

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