Dangerous liaisons : blacks, gays, and the struggle for equality / edited by Eric Brandt.Material type: TextPublication details: New York : The New Press : Distributed by W.W. Norton & Co., ©1999. Description: x, 312 p. ; 22 cmISBN: 1565844556; 9781565844551Subject(s): Homophobia -- United States | Heterosexism -- United States | Homophobia -- Religious aspects -- Christianity | African Americans -- Civil rights | African Americans -- Attitudes | Civil rights movements -- United States -- History | Gay liberation movement -- United States -- History | United States -- Race relations | United States -- Politics and governmentDDC classification: 305.896/073 LOC classification: HQ76.45.U5 | D35 1999Online resources: Ebook from the Internet Archive
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Brief bio-bibliographical notes on contributors: p. -312.
Includes bibliographical references.
Introduction: Offering a platform for dialogue / Eric Brandt -- Blacks and gays : healing the great divide / Barbara Smith -- Blacklash? / Henry Louis Gates, Jr. -- The failure to transform: homophobia in the black community / Cheryl Clarke -- Race and the invisible dyke / Mab Segrest -- Nothing special : the specious attack on civil rights / Alisa Solomon -- Blacks and gays in conflict: an interview with U.S. Representative Barney Frank / Keith Boykin -- Fighting homophobia versus challenging heterosexism: "The failure to transform" revisited / Cathy J. Cohen and Tamara Jones -- "Jesus wept": reflections on HIV dis-ease and the churches of black folk / Reginald Glenn Blaxton -- "Whosoever" is welcome here: an interview with Reverend Edwin C. Sanders II / Gary David Comstock -- Black lesbians: passing, stereotypes and transformation / Jewelle Gomez -- Writing Robeson / Martin Duberman -- Transferences and confluences: black poetries, the Black Arts movement, and black lesbian-feminism / Cheryl Clarke -- More man than you'll ever be: Antonio Fargas, Eldridge Cleaver and Toni Morrison's Beloved / Darieck Scott -- The shock of Gary Fisher / Robert F. Reid-Pharr -- Some queer notions about race / Samuel R. Delany -- On heterosexism and transformation: an interview / Cornel West -- There is no hierarchy of oppressions / Audre Lorde.