A Journey to the West and a thousand college textbooks August 11, - 1: Also, check out Wallace Thurman; a blacker Wilde. I don't read your books because you're a meishkeit ; I don't read them because you're a fucking self-righteous bigot. He was a first rate wit and essayist,but his gay novels are an embarrasment. The Narrator Without a Name was totally on our team.
Dan Roberts May 10, - 3:
The 25 Best LGBT Novels of All Time
In the ones where people bitched that you didn't include lesbian lit? That some still find it hard to believe — lasting love not only between two men but between men of different classes! I just finished Two Boys Kissing by David Levithan and I was really moved by the Greek chorus of deceased gay men observing and cheering on a new generation of gay men. First of all, your list is composed of almost singularly dramatic fiction which focuses on relationships. Jose Munoz is one of the most prominent queer theorist in the world. Of the ten authors listed; how many were bankrupted, stripped of any and all achievments that they've earned and imprisoned only to be released near the end of their life and die, penniless and in squalor? Yes, I think he is one of the best writers to have ever lived.
Also, a lot of these comments confuse me in a not-erotic-and-therefore-not-enjoyable kind of way Maurice falls in love with another man, Alec Scudder, and finally abandons his station so that they can be together. Forster was quite plainly afraid of what it would do to his reputation. So, that's what we've been doing. Dan Roberts May 10, - 3: