Tag Archives: Urban

Where the Boys Are: Urban Gay Erotica

Product DescriptionGay sexy stories set to the irresistible beat of the city.Many a confident urban gay man in the Castro, West Hollywood, and Chelsea was once a wide-eyed newcomer. Every year thousands of young men arrive in these queer-friendly neighborhoods, seduced by city life and its sexual possibilities. In Coming to the City, Richard Labonté collects raunchy memoirs and stories about these newly arrived country boys. Here are stories of… Read More »

Gay New York: Gender, Urban Culture, and the Making of the Gay Male World, 1890-1940

Product DescriptionGay New York brilliantly shatters the myth that before the 1960s gay life existed only in the closet, where gay men were isolated, invisible, and self-hating. Based on years of research and access to a rich trove of diaries, legal records, and other unpublished documents, this book is a fascinating portrait of a gay world that is not supposed to have existed…. More >> Gay New York: Gender, Urban… Read More »

Where The Girls Are: Urban Lesbian Erotica

Product DescriptionMany a confident urban lesbian in New York, San Francisco, and Chicago was once a wide-eyed newcomer. Every year thousands of young women arrive in these queer-friendly cities, seduced by downtown life and its erotic possibilities. In Where the Girls Are, D.L. King collects explicit memoirs and stories about these newly arrived country girls. Here are stories of first times, initiations, bars, dance clubs, and parties, reading (or misreading)… Read More »