Roses are red, violets are gay, if you want a queer symbol, we've got an array. Ann Bannon, Queen of Lesbian Pulp Fiction: The Autostraddle.
The LGBT community has adopted certain symbols for self-identification to demonstrate unity, . Some lesbians reclaimed this symbol as gay men reclaimed the pink triangle (many lesbians also reclaimed the . The alliance's literature states that Doerr chose the symbol specifically for its denotative meaning in the context of.
Gay literature is a collective term for literature produced by or for the LGBT community which involves characters, plot lines, and/or themes portraying male homosexual behavior. The term is now used most commonly to cover specifically gay male literature, with a separate genre of lesbian literature existing for women .
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Somewhere in all this excitement with gay and lesbian symbols, bisexuals .. about its origins were published in feminist literature of the time.