Barrack Buddies and Soldier Lovers: Dialogues With Gay Young by Steven Zeeland

By Steven Zeeland

between all of the literature released on gays within the army, Steven Zeeland’s first e-book continues to be special. Barrack neighbors and Soldier fanatics is a uncooked, unsanitized own checklist of conversations the writer had with younger infantrymen and airmen stationed in Frankfurt, Germany. Zeeland’s intimate involvement with those males enabled him to rfile in sincere, visceral phrases the day by day fact of homosexual army men’s lives and the way they paintings, play, and, normally, how the army truly helped them pop out.

Ironically, regardless of the military’s antigay guidelines, those males came across that army provider put them in environments the place they'd to return to phrases with their erotic emotions for different males, and despatched them in a foreign country to areas the place they discovered better freedom to discover their sexuality than they can have again domestic. whereas some of Zeeland’s friends have been particular for discharge, so much painting an environment of sexually annoying tolerance and show a stunning measure of openness with instantly co-workers and roommates.

The sixteen attention-grabbing interviews in Barrack friends and Soldier fans problem renowned assumptions and stereotypes approximately homosexual males within the army and supply major details on:

  • gay army sexual networks
  • male sexual fluidity in barracks life
  • strategies for survival as a homosexual or bisexual male within the U.S. military
  • German-American relations
  • attitudes towards the homosexual ban

    The informal, conversational constitution of Barrack neighbors and Soldier fanatics makes it a richly interesting learn. No different booklet offers this sort of hot and intimate portrait of the lives of younger homosexual infantrymen and airmen.

    Visit Steven Zeeland at his domestic web page: http://www.stevenzeeland.com

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