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A City Comes Out
Title : A City Comes Out
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ISBN : 9781569803493
Language : English
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 192

Today, Palm Springs' gay-owned businesses are flourishing, and even the Palm Springs Art Museum cashes in by hosting gay fundraising events. Quite a change from the 1960s, when a local pastor was run out of town when it was discovered that he was gay. But one thing is still missing from Palm Springs a history of the city's transformation from a winter family resort town inToday, Palm Springs' gay-owned businesses are flourishing, and even the Palm Springs Art Museum cashes in by hosting gay fundraising events. Quite a change from the 1960s, when a local pastor was run out of town when it was discovered that he was gay. But one thing is still missing from Palm Springs a history of the city's transformation from a winter family resort town into a year-round, world-famous gay destination."


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A City Comes Out Reviews

  • Richard Derus

    Rating: 2* of fiveOh my dear sweet goddesses. ANOTHER gossipy tell-not-so-much entry in the evergreen (apparently) "Was THAT ONE queer, too?" celebrity book genre.I don't really care that much who is/was/will be disporting him/erself in what fashion, or with whom. I don't like the idea of invading someone's privacy, unless they've asked me to (eg, porn, magazine interview). So why did I procure this little marvy? Because it was a buck.It's not poorly written, for the genre. It's not awful, it's [...]

  • Juan Carrillo

    A huge fan of Palm Springs and always wondered why in many ways Palm Springs is a Gay Mecca. This book gives u some great insight into some of the great stars like Hudson, Valentino or even Martin. Very fun story with so many great pieces of information.