Unspeakable Love: Gay and Lesbian Life in the Middle East

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Homosexuality is still taboo in the Arab world. While clerics denounce it as a heinous sin, newspapers, reluctant to address it directly, talk cryptically of 'shameful acts' and 'deviant behaviour'. Despite growing acceptance of sexual diversity in many parts of the world, attitudes in the Middle East have been hardening against it. In this absorbing account, Guardian journalist Brian Whitaker paints a disturbing picture of people who live secretive, often fearful lives; of daughters and sons beaten and ostracised by their ...

Unspeakable Love: Gay and Lesbian Life in the Middle East 2011, Saqi Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780863564833

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Unspeakable Love: Gay and Lesbian Life in the Middle East 2006, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520250178

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Unspeakable Love: Gay and Lesbian Life in the Middle East 2006, Saqi Books, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780863568190

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