Michael N. Stanton is Professor Emeritus of English at the University of Vermont. He is author of a book on J. R. R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings and has also written on English literary journalism and on such figures as Charles Dickens and Stephen King.
Entries by Michael N. Stanton
literature >> Douglas, Alfred Bruce
Lord Alfred Douglas is remembered today for his tumultuous association with Oscar Wilde and as a minor poet.
literature >> Le Guin, Ursula K.
Although Ursula Le Guin does not address homosexual issues directly, she includes homosexuals as minor characters in works that cause readers to reexamine their assumptions about sex roles and stereotypes.
literature >> Novel: Gay Male
Since World War II, the gay male novel has progressively flourished in England and especially in America.
literature >> Renault, Mary
After five novels which included suggested lesbianism, Mary Renault turned to open male homosexuality in the last nine, which included The Charioteer and eight celebrated historical novels set in ancient Greece.