Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 August 2010

296 Pages | 75 Illustrations, black & white

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719080081

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New York hustlers

Masculinity and sex in modern America

First Edition

Barry Reay

Published by Manchester University Press

Encounters MUP

  • An exciting history of male prostitution in New York - the first detailed history of the hustler
  • A new approach to the history of sex that forces the reader to think differently about the histories of both heterosexuality and homosexuality
  • Innovative combination of narrative, images, and new archival discoveries that draws the reader into a fascinating world
  • Essential reading for those interested in the histories of sex, prostitution, New York, the US, gender, masculinity, and labour, as well as students of photography, art, film, and American, gender, sexuality, literary, theatre, and queer studies