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A Sea of Stories

The Shaping Power of Narrative in Gay and Lesbian Cultures

  • 157 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Harrington Park Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gay & Lesbian studies,
  • Lesbian Studies,
  • Gay Studies,
  • Sociology,
  • Fiction,
  • General,
  • De Cecco, John P,
  • Gay and lesbian studies,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSonya L. Jones (Editor), John P. De Cecco (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8614250M
    ISBN 101560231556
    ISBN 109781560231554

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