The radical sexuality of gay American men in the 1970s is often seen as a shameful period of excess leading to the AIDS crisis. Beyond Shame claims that when the gay community divorced itself from this allegedly tainted legacy, it tragically resulted in an intergenerational disconnection between younger and older gay men because the original participants were unable to pass on a sense of pride and identity to younger generations.
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Author Biography - Patrick Moore
Patrick Moore has worked extensively on gay issues as both an activist and a writer. The author of two novels, "This Every Night" and "Iowa, " he was the founding director of the Estate Project for Artists with AIDS in New York City. Moore currently lives in Los Angeles, California, and is developing projects for film and television. "From the Hardcover edition."