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Fish Out of Water: One Woman's Odyssey Through Gay Tel Aviv (Apr., $14.95) by Cecilia Tzukim journeys through Tel Aviv's gay community.
The Gay Wicca Book (July, $14.95) by Bruce K. Wilborn is a gay person's guide to a spirituality attuned with nature and the self.
DUKE UNIV. PRESS
Gay Rebel of the Harlem Renaissance: Selections from the Work of Richard Bruce Nugent (June, $24.95), edited by Thomas H. Wirth, provides selections from one of the first African-American writers to admit his homosexuality in print.
Men in Love: Male Homosexualities from Ganymede to Batman (Mar.; $19.95, cloth $37.95) by Vittorio Lingiardi, trans. by Robert Hopcke and Paul A. Schwartz. Noted Italian therapist Lingiardi studies cultural history to find myths, poems and symbols that reveal the complexity of male homosexualities.
Always My Child: The Concerned Parent's Guide to Understanding and Supporting Your Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered, or Questioning Son or Daughter (Aug., $12) by Kevin Jennings and Pat Shapiro focuses on adolescents who are confused about their sexuality. Author publicity.
My Guy (June, $15) by Martin Kantor, M.D., is a guide for gay men on how to establish a lasting relationship through self-awareness and dedication.
UNIV. OF MINNESOTA PRESS
The Girls in the Back Room: Looking at the Lesbian Bar (May, $18.95) by Kelly Hankin studies how lesbian bars are depicted in popular culture.
UNIV. OF WISCONSIN PRESS
Body Blows: Six Performances (Mar.; $16.95, cloth $32.95) by Tim Miller gathers scripts, photos and commentary from Miller, a prominent gay performance artist.