Places of tenderness and heat : the queer milieu of fin-de-siècle St. Petersburg /
"The emphasis of this book is as much on the routine behaviors of queer men, ranging from informal socialization to outright sexual transgression, as it is about the efforts of constables, administrators, government officials, and sanitary inspectors to maintain moral order. Petri describes a s...
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|Imprint:||Ithaca, New York Cornell University Press 2022.|
Gay men > Legal status, laws, etc. > Russia (Federation) > Saint Petersburg > History > 19th century.
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Table of Contents:
- St. Petersburg and its familiar strangers
- Policing sex and desire
- Queer Streetlife
- Bathing in the queer city
- Cruising in the pays du tendre