Charles Kaiser
Charles Kaiser

Charles Kaiser is the author of 1968 in America, newly republished in a 30th-anniversary edition; The Cost of Courage; and The Gay Metropolis: The Landmark History of Gay Life in America. He is a frequent contributor to the Guardian (U.S.) and associate director of the LGBT Social Science and Public Policy Center at Hunter College.

June 1 2018 12:54 PMHow the Boys Banded TogetherThe Boys in the Band is often remembered as a self-loathing relic of the gay past. But a new production shows how it set the stage for liberation.
The Breakfast Table
Jan. 17 2000 7:51 PMDissecting the Day's News
March 11 2016 6:29 PMThe Reagans Knew a Lot of “Discreet” Gays—Which Makes the Administration’s Failure on AIDS Even Worse