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Any Other Way

How Toronto Got Queer

Toronto is home to multiple and thriving queer communities that reflect the dynamism of a global city. Any Other Way is an eclectic and richly illustrated local history that reveals how … ; ; ; 369 View
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Foreword

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In the foreword, Kristyn Wong-Tam recounds her arrival in Toronto from Hong Kong and describes the diversity of the city’s queer community, which is often overshadowed by the predominantly … 2 $0.20 Add
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‘A New Way of Lovin": Queer Toronto Gets Schooled by Jackie Shane

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Social historian Steven Maynard recounts how Jackie Shane, a trans R&B musician who performed in Toronto throughout the 1960s, sparked discussion throughout Toronto. Any discussion of queer … 8 $0.80 Add
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A Whole Other Story

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Faith Nolan recalls her experiences as a queer African Canadian woman in Toronto after moving from Nova Scotia with her mother in the 1960’s. 4 $0.40 Add
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Agokwe

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Art Zoccole recounts his childhood in an Ojubwe community, before moving to Toronto and helping to establish the Gays and Lesbians of the First Nations in Toronto. 3 $0.30 Add
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Take Me Away to Another World

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Rebecka Sheffield recalls the role that Ellen Degeneres and Anne Heche played in her life and an encounter she had with Heche after moving to Toronto from Saskatoon. 2 $0.20 Add
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I Was Miss General Idea

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Derek McCormack describes how he adopted the identity of Miss General Idea, a character created by the Toronto art collective, and made her real. 2 $0.20 Add
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Uptown/Downtown: Diary of a Hong Kong Dyke in Nineties Toronto

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Karen Chan recounts the eventful week leading up to her twenty third birthday in August, 1998. 3 $0.30 Add
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How Jackie Shane Helped ‘Satisfy My Soul’

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Elaine Gaber-Katz recalls the electrifying experience of seeing Jackie Shane perform. 2 $0.20 Add
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Hanna and Saied’s Story

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Kamal Al-Solaylee tells the story of Hanna and Saied, two Syrian refugees who discovered community and acceptance in Toronto’s LGBTQ community after arriving in the city in 2016. 3 $0.30 Add
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Feminist Therapy with Women in Prison

Working Under the Hegemony of Correctionalism

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Kiss and Tell (2013): Church Street Mural Project

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Artist Natalie Wood describes the process that went into creating her mural "Kiss and Tell" 1 $0.10 Add
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Town Squares and Spiritual Hearts

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Shawn Micallef describes how Barbara Hall Park has, at times, served as the town square for Toronto’s queer community. 6 $0.60 Add
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I Was in Charge of Kitty Litter

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Jane Farrow decribes the queer houses of Toronto, residences that were passed from friend to friend. More than residences, these houses served as gathering places, refuges, and communities. 3 $0.30 Add
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Wood-Wellesley and the ‘Mystery Block’

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Mark Obaldeston describes how the pressure of new building developments is reshaping and erasing historically queer spaces in Toronto. 3 $0.30 Add
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Wide and Urban Wilderness: Defining Public Space in Allan Gardens

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Tatum Taylor recounts the history of Allan Gardens as a queer space, from a visit by Oscar Wilde in 1882 to the setting of Pride festivites in the 21st century. 4 $0.40 Add