Does it show a vestige of care on his part? In many major cities but also more widelythe presence of lesbians and gay men has been normalized about gay emotions a range of social settings 6. Alongside these geographical and socio-legal changes, new digital and locative technologies have enabled sexual minorities to no longer rely on attending specific bars in order to meet each other 7.
As such, this provocation engages with the focus of the papers presented in this special issue on violence and discrimination against LGBT people in small and medium sized European cities. A range of factors are thought to contribute to the decline of these neighbourhoods; but a key argument is that, with increasing social acceptance of sexual minorities and the rapid if uneven diffusion of formal legal equality, lesbians and gay men no longer need to congregate together in distinct urban clusters in order to find community and protection 5.
Agrandir Original jpeg, 26k. The street is a mixture of late th century terraced housing built for the workers of a local factory and larger houses built in the mid th century. The summer of also marked the 50 th anniversary of the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality in England and Wales.
Revue interdisciplinaire dont la réflexion est centrée sur les phénomènes juridiques.