A forgotten but award-winning playwright, Cal Yeomans was once one of many founders of homosexual theater whose paintings used to be fueled by means of homosexual liberation and extinguished by means of the AIDS epidemic. Schanke's exam of his lifestyles and legacy permits an extraordinary exploration into this pivotal second of homosexual American historical past.
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