Thomas Dukes is Associate Professor of English at the University of Akron. The single father of two cats, he has published in Poetry, Women's Studies, and War, Literature, and the Arts, among other journals.
Entries by Thomas Dukes
literature >> Bowen, Elizabeth
Anglo-Irish novelist and short story writer Elizabeth Bowen sprinkled her fiction with people and relationships, usually coded, of either clear or ambiguous homosexuality.
literature >> Capote, Truman
Truman Capote's fiction and autobiographical works helped establish what might be called the quintessential homosexual writing style of the 1950s and 1960s.
literature >> Musical Theater
There has always been homosexual involvement in American musical theatre and a homosexual sensibility even in straight musicals, and recently the Broadway musical has welcomed openly homosexual themes and situations.
literature >> Plante, David
The novels of David Plante examine a variety of homosexualities, their male characters ranging from openly gay to sexually ambiguous.
literature >> Welch, Denton
Largely autobiographical, the novels of Denton Welch are suffused with homosexuality.