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Geographies of the Closet: The Lives of Paul Monette

Geographies of the Closet: The Lives of Paul Monette <i>Becoming a Man</i>, Monette&apos;s 1992 autobiography, doubles its "I." One "I" inhabits the gay closet, a geographical space, while the other "I," having arrived at a gay identity, reads that earlier self. The autobiography "map[s]" the process of "becoming" an "I" able to lead a fully gay life. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Biography University of Hawai'I Press

Geographies of the Closet: The Lives of Paul Monette

Biography , Volume 25 (1) – Jan 1, 2002

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University of Hawai'I Press
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Copyright © 2002 Biographical Research Center.
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0162-4962
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1529-1456

Abstract

<i>Becoming a Man</i>, Monette&apos;s 1992 autobiography, doubles its "I." One "I" inhabits the gay closet, a geographical space, while the other "I," having arrived at a gay identity, reads that earlier self. The autobiography "map[s]" the process of "becoming" an "I" able to lead a fully gay life.

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BiographyUniversity of Hawai'I Press

Published: Jan 1, 2002

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