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Robert Aldrich (born 1954)

Robert Aldrich (born 1954) is an Australian historian and writer.

After school Aldrich studied history in the United States of America, first at Emory University, Georgia, where he received his undergraduate degree, and afterwards at Brandeis University, Massachusetts, where he gained his Master's and Ph.D..

Aldrich joined the faculty at University of Sydney. He wrote several books on French colonialism in the Pacific and on the history of homosexuality.

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Aldrich_(historian)

Further Readings:

Gay Life & Culture: A World History by Robert Aldrich
Paperback: 384 pages
Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd (April 12, 2010)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0500287074
ISBN-13: 978-0500287071
Amazon: Gay Life & Culture: A World History

Now available in paperback, "Gay Life and Culture" is a comprehensive, global account of gay history. It is spectacularly illustrated throughout and includes an extensive selection of images, many of them only recently recovered. From Theocritus verses to Queer as Folk, from the berdaches of North America to the boy-wives of Aboriginal Australia, this extraordinarily wide ranging book illustrates both the commonality of love and lust, and the various ways in which such desires have been constructed through the ages.

More Spotlights at my website: http://www.elisarolle.com/, My Lists/Gay Novels



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