Individual Author Record
Name: John D'EmilioPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Born: 1948 in Bronx, New York Sites:
Illinois ConnectionD'Emilio is a professor of history and of women's and gender studies at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationJohn D'Emilio is one of the leading and best-known scholars in the area of GLBT studies. Many scholars consider him to be one of the founders of GLBT studies. In addition to being a scholar, he is a social activist who has dedicated a considerable amount of time to various activities helping both GLBT and mainstream social causes. D'Emilio is a professor at the University of Illinois, Chicago where his teaching centers on US history and gender studies.
*''The Civil Rights' Struggle: Leaders in Profile '', Facts on File, 1979*''Sexual Politics, Sexual Communities: The Making of a Homosexual Minority in the United States, 1940-1970'', University of Chicago Press, 1983 - 2nd edition, with a new preface and afterward, 1998*''Intimate Matters, A History of Sexuality in America'', Harper, 1988 - written with Estelle Freedman*''Making Trouble: Essays on Gay History, Politics and the University'', Rutledge, 1992*''Creating Change: Sexuality, Public Policy and Civil Rights'', St. Martin's Press, 2000*''The World Turned: Essays on Gay History, Politics and Culture'', Duke University Press, 2002*''Lost Prophet: The Life and Times of Bayard Rustin'', Free Press, 2003