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By Frank M. Robinson

Not So stable a homosexual Man is the compelling memoir of writer, screenwriter, and activist Frank M. Robinson.

Frank M. Robinson (1926-2014) finished greatly in his lengthy existence, operating in journal publishing, together with a stint for Playboy, and writing technological know-how fiction corresponding to The Power, The darkish past the Stars, and thrillers comparable to The Glass Inferno (filmed as The Towering Inferno). Robinson additionally passionately engaged in politics, combating for homosexual rights, and so much famously writing speeches for his pal Harvey Milk in San Francisco.

This deeply own autobiography, addressed to a chum within the homosexual group, explains the lifetime of one homosexual guy over 8 many years in the United States. via turns witty, captivating, and poignant, this memoir can provide insights into Robinson's paintings not only as a journalist and author, yet as a homosexual guy navigating the usually perilous social panorama of twentieth century existence within the usa. The bedrock sincerity and painful honesty with which he describes this lifestyles makes Not So solid a homosexual Man compelling reading.

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