Unspeakable Love: Gay and Lesbian Life in the Middle East

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Saqi, 2006 - History - 264 pages
Drawing long-overdue attention to the rights of homosexuals in the Middle East, Brian Whitaker paints a disturbing picture of people who live secretive, fearful lives, often jailed, or beaten and ostracised by their families, or sent to be 'cured' by psychiatrists.

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Contents

Introduction
7
In Search of a Rainbow
41
Images and Realities
65
Copyright

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About the author (2006)

Brian Whitaker is Middle East editor of The Guardian newspaper.