Men in Love makes an invaluable contribution to our understanding of the period. This is a fine example of gay studies casting light on a whole culture. -- Gregory Woods Times Literary Supplement (London) Like Rowland's, the book should be seen as one vista on the trek to recover how modern Western sexuality evolved its particular taxonomy. Highly recommended, particularly for graduate students through faculty. -- D. N. Mager Choice George Haggerty's book Men in Love is a complex and persuasive discussion of the phenomenon of public expression of male-male love. -- Kathleen Kincade The Eighteenth Century : A Current Biblography
About the Author
George Haggerty is professor of English at the University of California, Riverside. He is the author of Unnatural Affections: Women and Fiction in the Later 18th Century and Gothic Fiction/Gothic Form, co-editor (with Bonnie Zimmerman) of Professions of Desire: Lesbian and Gay Studies in Literature, and editor of the forthcoming Encyclopedia of Gay History and Cultures.