By David William Foster
Gay and lesbian issues in Latin American literature were principally missed. This reference fills this hole by way of offering greater than 100 alphabetically prepared entries for Latin American authors who've handled homosexual or lesbian fabric of their works. each one access explores the importance of homosexual and lesbian topics in a selected author's writings and closes with a bibliography of fundamental and secondary sources.
The figures incorporated have a professed homosexual id, or have written on homosexual or lesbian issues in both a favorable or detrimental method, or have authored works within which a homosexual sensibility could be pointed out. the amount will pay specific realization to the trouble of ascribing North American serious views to Latin American authors, and experiences those authors in the better context of Latin American tradition. The booklet comprises entries for women and men, and for authors from Latin American international locations in addition to Latino writers from the USA. The entries are written by means of approximately 60 professional individuals from Latin the USA, the united states, and Europe.
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