Monthly Archives: February 2011

The 1960s – The news coverage on the “Stonewall Rebellion”

(Wikipedia.com, 2011). This week, I would like to talk a little bit more about the early represenation of gays, lesbians and transgenders in U.S. media. The picture above shows the ‘Stonewall Inn’, a  little bar/hotel in New York City in the 1960s, … Continue reading

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The 1950s – “Homosexuals enter the news arena”

The 1950s – “”Homosexuals enter the news arena”  –> Stories about “queers”, “perverts” and “degenerates” … ! In the 1950s the country’s newspapers and magazines barely mentioned the issue of homosexuality at all. If they did mention it, only in … Continue reading

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Introduction

Hi everyone, Let me start off by explaining the purpose and idea behind this blog briefly before I start talking about the actual issue. What am I going to talk about? – The purpose and goal of this blog is to … Continue reading

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