David Román is Associate Professor of English at the University of Southern California. He is author of Acts of Intervention: Performance, Gay Culture, and AIDS and co-editor of O Solo Homo: The New Queer Performance.
Entries by David Román
literature >> Latino Literature
Latino gay men have published novels, poetry, drama, and essays that deal directly with gay themes, but the cultural forces of machismo and Catholicism have slowed the development of a Latino gay identity.
literature >> Monette, Paul
In novels, poetry, and a memoir, Paul Monette wrote about gay men striving to fashion personal identities and, later, coping with the loss of a lover to AIDS.