Can you be homosexual without being gay? J. Bryan Lowder reads the story “What Was Gay?”

Listen to “What Was Gay?”

Listen to “What Was Gay?”

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May 11 2015 2:15 PM

Slate Voice: “What Was Gay?”

Listen to Slate’s J. Bryan Lowder read his story on the history and future of gayness.


Illustration by Charlie Powell

This story is part of a special Slate Plus feature package on “What Was Gay?” Be sure to check out the other Slate Plus exclusives related to this story, including a behind-the-scenes conversation about the origins and challenges of this project and “But What About the Lesbians?”—a closer look at the female perspective on gayness.

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