Get A Day in May: Real Lives, True Stories PDF

By Charlie Bird,Kevin Rafter,Colm Tóibín

at the twenty third may possibly 2015 the folks of eire made heritage by means of turning into the 1st nation on the earth to introduce marriage equality via renowned vote. The joyous scenes from Dublin fort and throughout eire, because the historical vote was once declared, made headlines around the globe. yet greater than the rest, the could 2015 vote used to be approximately altering the ‘Real Lives’ of the most important minority workforce in eire: the LGBT Community.

Charlie poultry, encouraged through the extreme definite Equality crusade, travelled the size and breadth of eire to checklist first-hand the relocating lifestyles tales from over fifty those who have been deeply stricken by the wedding equality vote. those are the genuine tales from traditional LGBT those that have lived within the shadow of inequality and oppression for many years. an afternoon in may well is a poignant list of that transformative second in Irish background that may attract each person – homosexual or directly, definite or no citizens, these at domestic or who watched heritage spread out of the country. lovely portrait images supplement the voices on paper to robust impact, amplifying the life-affirming influence of that day in could 2015 while eire stated convinced to marriage equality.

Show description

Read or Download A Day in May: Real Lives, True Stories PDF

Similar gay & lesbian nonfiction books

Joseph Nicolosi's Reparative Therapy of Male Homosexuality: A New Clinical PDF

This e-book explores a reparative psychotherapy according to an realizing of the advance of gender identification, supplying to assist the non-gay gay, that's, one that is gloomy together with his sexual orientation. A Jason Aronson publication

New PDF release: Behind the Mask of the Mattachine: The Hal Call Chronicles

Take a revealing examine homosexual intercourse and homosexual history—and the guy who helped kick-start homosexual activism in today’s societyThe Mattachine is the starting place of the modern American homosexual move. one of many significant gamers during this move used to be Hal name, America’s first overtly homosexual journalist and the guy so much accountable for the tip of presidency censorship of frontal male nude images throughout the mail.

Get Autobiography of My Hungers (Living Out: Gay and Lesbian PDF

Rigoberto González, writer of the seriously acclaimed memoir Butterfly Boy: stories of a Chicano Mariposa, takes a moment piercing examine his previous via a startling new lens: hunger.            the necessity for sustenance originating in formative years poverty, the adolescent emotional want for solace and luxury, the grownup wish for a bigger global, one other lover, a special body—all are explored via González in a chain of heartbreaking and poetic vignettes.

Download e-book for kindle: The Gay Past: A Collection of Historical Essays by Salvatore J. Licata,S. J. Licala,R. P. Peterson

Attention-grabbing examining at the plight of homosexual women and men in the course of the a while. The members to this compassionate booklet rfile how society has made lifestyles tricky or even harmful for gay humans. via narrative background in addition to biography, those essays hint the felony, social, and actual results of this oppression.

Extra info for A Day in May: Real Lives, True Stories

Example text

Download PDF sample

A Day in May: Real Lives, True Stories by Charlie Bird,Kevin Rafter,Colm Tóibín

by Donald

Rated 4.98 of 5 – based on 43 votes