Category Archives: Gay Nonfiction

Great Expectations for another Polari First Book Prize Nominee

Straight Expectations
by
Julie Bindel

 

Julie Bindel tells us about her Polari First Book Prize nominated book Straight Expectations

What made you lesbian or gay? An inherent gene Opportunity? The desire to break free of convention? Is sexual preference biologically determined or socially constructed?

Do gay men hate secretly (or openly) lesbians, and is the bond between us based on nothing more than being the targets of homophobia?

Has the passing of the equal marriage bill signified the end of the battle for equality, or is there still much more to fight for? Continue reading