Aug 12, 2017 · Gay Seattle: Stories of Exile and Belonging [Gary Atkins] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Winner of a 2004 Washington State Book Award Winner of a 2004 Alpha Sigma Nu (ASN) Jesuit Book Award In 1893Cited by: 15.
Aug 12, 2017 · Gay Seattle: Stories of Exile and Belonging - Kindle edition by Gary Atkins. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Gay Seattle: Stories of Exile and Belonging.3.6/5(6).
Gay Seattle is an excellent work of history, managing to cover a large scope of people and events while rarely allowing the narrative flow to get bogged down. Atkins does a marvelous job of adding a "missing layer" to the standard histories of the city by capturing the journey of a segment of the population that was largely ignored until recently.4/5.
Stories of Exile and Belonging. In an inaugural day filled with symbolic events — including a breakfast with homeless women and children and a racism workshop with his staff — the one that particularly caught my eye was his decision to attend Mass at the Seattle University chapel.