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Queer Japan

personal stories of Japanese lesbians, gays, transsexuals, and bisexuals

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by New Victoria Publishers in Norwich, Vt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan.
    • Subjects:
    • Lesbians -- Japan,
    • Gay men -- Japan,
    • Bisexuals -- Japan,
    • Transsexuals -- Japan

    • Edition Notes

      Statementtranslated and edited by Barbara Summerhawk, Cheiron McMahill, Darren McDonald.
      ContributionsSummerhawk, Barbara., McMahill, Chiron., McDonald, Darren.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ76.3.J3 Q44 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 216 p. :
      Number of Pages216
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL366277M
      ISBN 101892281007
      LC Control Number98026726


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The material is also augmented with 5/5(1). Queer Japan: Personal Stories of Japanese Lesbians, Gays, Transsexuals, and Bisexuals. Barbara Summerhawk, Cheiron McMahill, Darren McDonald. New Victoria Publishers, - Social Science - pages. This book is a colections ia first hand account from a variety of gay, lesbian and transgendered Japanese people.

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