Marc Robert Stein

Department of History

Professor

Office: Founders College, 206
Phone: 416-736-5123
Emailmrstein@yorku.ca
Primary websitewww.yorku.ca/uhistory/faculty_staff/profiles/Stein/Stein_YorkBio.pdf

On leave 2014-2016

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Area of Specialization

History

Degrees

Ph.D., History, University of Pennsylvania
B.A., History, Wesleyan University

Professional Leadership

Chair, Organization of American Historians Committee on the Status of LGBTQ Historians and Histories, 2013-. Member, LGBTQ Historians Task Force of the American Historical Association, 2009-. Coordinator, Sexuality Studies Program, School of Women’s Studies, York University, 2006-09. Chair, Committee on Lesbian and Gay History (American Historical Association Affiliated Society), 2000-03. Director of Undergraduate Studies, History Department, Faculty of Arts, York University, 2001-03.

Research Interests

History , Sexuality , Gender, Political Movements, Law

Selected Publications

Rethinking the Gay and Lesbian Movement (New York: Routledge, 2012)

Sexual Injustice: Supreme Court Decisions from Griswold to Roe (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2010)

Editor-in-Chief, Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender History in America (New York: Scribners, 2003)

City of Sisterly and Brotherly Loves: Lesbian and Gay Philadelphia, 1945-72 (Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press, 2000; 2nd edition with new preface, Philadelphia: Temple Univ. Press, 2004).

Selected Publications

Rethinking the Gay and Lesbian Movement (New York: Routledge, 2012)

Sexual Injustice: Supreme Court Decisions from Griswold to Roe (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2010)

Editor-in-Chief, Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender History in America (New York: Scribners, 2003)

City of Sisterly and Brotherly Loves: Lesbian and Gay Philadelphia, 1945-72 (Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press, 2000; 2nd edition with new preface, Philadelphia: Temple Univ. Press, 2004).

All Publications

Books

Rethinking the Gay and Lesbian Movement (New York: Routledge, 2012)

Sexual Injustice: Supreme Court Decisions from Griswold to Roe (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2010)

City of Sisterly and Brotherly Loves: Lesbian and Gay Philadelphia, 1945-72 (Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press, 2000; 2nd edition with new preface, Philadelphia: Temple Univ. Press, 2004).

Editor-in-Chief, Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender History in America (New York: Scribners, 2003)

Book Chapters

“Rizzo's Raiders, Beaten Beats, and Coffeehouse Culture in 1950s Philadelphia,” in Modern American Queer History: Essays in Representation, Lived Experience, and Public Policy, ed. Allida M. Black (Philadelphia: Temple Univ. Press, 2001), 155-80.

“Sex Politics in the City of Sisterly and Brotherly Loves,” in Major Problems in the History of American Sexuality, ed. Kathy L. Peiss (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2001), 431-43.

“'Birthplace of the Nation': Imagining Lesbian and Gay Communities in Philadelphia, 1969-70,” in Creating a Place for Ourselves, ed. Brett Beemyn (New York: Routledge, 1997), 253-88.

Journal Articles

“All the Immigrants Are Straight, All the Homosexuals Are Citizens, But Some of Us Are Queer Aliens: Genealogies of Legal Strategy in Boutilier v. INS,” Journal of American Ethnic History 29, no. 4 (Summer 2010): 45-77

“The U.S. Supreme Court’s Counter-Revolution,” Organization of American Historians Magazine of History 20, no. 2 (Mar. 2006): 21-25

“Crossing the Border to Memory: In Search of Clive Michael Boutilier (1933-2003),” torquere 6 (2004): 91-115 (published Nov. 2005).

“Boutilier and the U.S. Supreme Court’s Sexual Revolution,” Law and History Review 23, no. 3 (Fall 2005): 491-536

“Sex Politics in the City of Sisterly and Brotherly Loves,” Radical History Review, no. 59 (Spring 1994): 60-92. 33 pages.

Conference Papers

"Sex with Neighbors: Canada and Canadians in the 'U.S.' Homophile Press," American Historical Association, Jan. 2014.

"Sex with Neighbours: Canada and Canadians in the 'U.S.' Homophile Press," Sexuality Studies Association, St. Catharines (Ontario), May 2014.

"Conversations with David Rayside about Sex, Law, and Politics in Canada and the United States," Contemporary Currents in Sexual Diversity Politics: A Symposium in Honor of David Rayside, Univ. of Toronto, Mar. 2013.

"Size Matters: Power and Politics in the 1968 Philadelphia Study of Prison Sexual Violence," Sex Talk@York II, York Univ., May 2013.

"Size Matters: Power and Politics in the 1968 Philadelphia Study of Prison Sexual Violence," New Directions in US Studies: Re-imagining the 1950s and 1960s, York Univ., Oct. 2013.

“‘We Demand’: A Conference Snapshot,” Endnote Address, “We Demand”: History/Sex/ Activism in Canada Conference, Vancouver, Aug. 2011.

“Progress Report for the AHA’s LGBTQ Historians Task Force,” American Historical Association, Boston, Jan. 2011.

“Encountering the Past, Present, and Future of Same-Sex Marriage,” and Chair, “Land of the Free and Home of the Brave: Same-Sex Marriage in Canada,” American Historical Association, San Diego, Jan. 2010.

“Race, Class, and the U.S. Supreme Court’s Doctrine of Heteronormative Supremacy,” Connexions: A Working Conference on Race and Sex in North America,” New York Univ., Nov. 2008.

“Jonathan Ned Katz Murdered Me: History and Suicide,” Organization of American Historians, New York, Mar. 2008.

“Defending a Psychopathic Gay Alien: Genealogies of Legal Strategy in Boutilier v. the INS, Committee on Lesbian and Gay History/American Historical Association, Washington, D.C., Jan. 2008.

Panelist, “The Future of LGBT, Queer, and Sexuality Studies,” Yale Univ., Nov. 2007.

“Defending the Psychopathic Queer Alien: Genealogies of Legal Strategy in the United States,” Sex Talk Conference, York Univ., Apr. 2007.

“New Directions in U.S. and Canadian LGBT Urban History,” Canadian Historical Association, Toronto, May 2006.

“Post-Tenure Lavender Blues,” American Historical Association, Philadelphia, Jan. 2006.

“The Queering of Lesbian/Gay Legal History,” Queer Matters Conference, Kings College London, May 2004.

“New Directions in the History of North American Sexualities,” Endnote Address, Symposium on North American Sexualities, Post-World War II, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst, Apr. 2004.

“The Queering of Lesbian/Gay Legal History,” Organization of American Historians, Boston, Apr. 2004.

“State of the Field: History of Sexuality,” Organization of American Historians, Boston, Apr. 2004.

“Securing the National Body: A Roundtable on Cold War Immigration Policy, ” American Studies Association, Hartford, Oct. 2003.

“Inventing Rights and Wrongs: Rulings, Reception, and Revolution on the U.S. Supreme Court, 1965-1973,” Sexual Worlds, Political Cultures Conference, Social Science Research Council, Washington, D.C., Oct. 2003.

“Inventing Rights and Wrongs: Rulings, Reception, and Revolution on the U.S. Supreme Court, 1965-1973,” Canadian Lesbian and Gay Studies Association Conference,” Halifax, June 2003.

“Inventing Rights and Wrongs: Rulings, Reception, and the U.S. Supreme Court’s Sexual Revolution, 1965-1973,” The 1950s and 1960s in North America Conference, Wesleyan Univ., Apr. 2003.

“Sexuality Studies: The Academic Stakes,” Hearts and Minds: Sexuality and Education Conference, Univ. of Toronto, Mar. 2003.

“Inventing Sexual Rights and Wrongs: Media Responses to U.S. Supreme Court Rulings, 1965-1973,” American Historical Association, San Francisco, Jan. 2002.

“Policing Borders: Boutilier and the U.S. Supreme Court’s Sexual Revolution, 1965-1973,” Canadian Association for American Studies, Toronto, Oct. 2001.

“Roundtable: From San Fran to Philly, Toronto to Buffalo, and Points South: A Conversation on the Future of the Queer Community History,” The Future of the Queer Past Conference, Univ. of Chicago, Sept. 2000.

“Monica, Bill, History, and Sex,” Historians and Their Audiences Conference, York Univ., Apr. 2000.

“The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973,” Organization of American Historians, St. Louis, Apr. 2000.

“The Future of the Committee on Lesbian and Gay History,” Committee on Lesbian and Gay History/American Historical Association, Chicago, Jan. 2000.

“The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973,” American Studies Association, Montreal, Oct. 1999.

“Courting Respectability in the Sexual Revolution, 1965-1973,” American Society for Legal History, Toronto, Oct. 1999.

“Roundtable - Sexuality and the State: The Scholar as Activist,” Organization of American Historians, Toronto, Apr. 1999.

“Crossing Borders: Memories, Dreams, Fantasies, and Nightmares of the History Job Market,” Keynote Address, New Frontiers in Graduate History Conference, York Univ., Apr. 1999.

“City of Sisterly and Brotherly Loves,” Conference to Celebrate 25 Years of Women's Studies at the Univ. of Pennsylvania, Univ. of Pennsylvania, Sept. 1998.

“Your Place or Mine?: Lesbian and Gay Geographies in Postwar Philadelphia History,” Pennsylvania History Association, Philadelphia, Nov. 1997.

“‘Philadelphia Freedom’: Lesbian and Gay Patriots, Protesters, and Profiteers at the Bicentennial,” Organization of American Historians, San Francisco, Apr. 1997.

“Your Place or Mine?: Lesbian and Gay Geographies in Postwar Philadelphia History,” American Historical Association, New York, Jan. 1997.

“The Politics of Lesbian History: Social Movements, Everyday Resistance, and Community Culture in Philadelphia,” American Historical Association, Atlanta, Jan. 1996.

“The Politics of Lesbian and Gay History: Social Movements, Everyday Resistance, and Community Culture,” American Studies Association, Pittsburgh, Nov. 1995.

“‘Men in Beards, Girls in Tights’: Rizzo’s Raiders, Beaten Beats, and Coffeehouse Culture in 1950s Philadelphia,” Symposium on Sexuality Studies, Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, Oct. 1995.

“‘Men in Beards, Girls in Tights’: Rizzo’s Raiders, Beaten Beats, and Coffeehouse Culture in 1950s Philadelphia,” Popular Culture Association, Philadelphia, Apr. 1995.

“Birthplace of the Nation: Lesbian and Gay Politics at the Black Panthers' Revolutionary People's Constitutional Convention, 1970,” Black Nations/Queer Nations Conference, City Univ. of New York, Mar. 1995.

“Writing Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Community Histories” and “Birthplace of a Nation: Sex, Race, and Nationalism in Philadelphia After Stonewall, 1969-70,” North American Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Studies Conference, Univ. of Iowa, Iowa City, Nov. 1994.

“Gender Politics and the Lesbian/Gay Movement: The View from 1960s Philadelphia,” American Historical Association, San Francisco, Jan. 1994.

“Boutilier Revisited: Lesbian/Gay Law Reform and the Limits of Sexual Liberalism on the Warren Court,” American Society for Legal History, Memphis, Oct. 1993.

“Sex Politics and the Lesbian/Gay Movement: Cooperation and Conflict in 1960s Philadelphia,” Toward a History of the 1960s Conference, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison, Apr. 1993.

“Roundtable on Gay and Lesbian History,” Organization of American Historians, Anaheim, Apr. 1993.

“Politics, Histories, and Theories of Lesbian/Gay Heterosociality,” Graduate Student Conference on Lesbian and Gay Studies, Univ. of Illinois-Champaign/Urbana, Apr. 1992.

“Gore Vidal's Butch Boys: Sex, Gender, Sexuality, and Race in The Cit[ies] and the Pillar[s],” Graduate Student Conference on Lesbian and Gay Studies, Univ. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Apr. 1991.

“Lesbian and Gay History as Political Alliance-Building,” National Graduate Women's Studies Conference, Univ. of Pennsylvania, Feb. 1990.

Professional Journal Articles

“Introduction to the Philadelphia LGBT History Project” and “LGBT Oral History Interviews,” OutHistory.com, Jan. 2010.

“Theoretical Politics, Local Communities: The Making of U.S. LGBT Historiography,” GLQ 11, no. 4 (2005): 605-25. 21 pages.

“Crossing Borders: Memories, Dreams, Fantasies, and Nightmares of the History Job Market.” Left History 9, no. 2 (Spring/Summer 2004): 119-39. 21 pages.

“Committee on Lesbian and Gay History Survey on LGBTQ History Careers,” Perspectives 39, no. 5 (May 2001): 29-31. 3 pages.

“Committee on Lesbian and Gay History Survey on LGBTQ History Careers,” June 2001, http://www.usc.edu/isd/archives/clgh/reports.html.

Book Reviews

“Queer London, Method Acting, and Time Travel” (Review of Matthew Houlbrooke, Queer London), English Language Notes 45, no. 2 (Fall/Winter 2007): 179-81. 3 pages.

“Sexual States and National Insecurities” (Review of David K. Johnson, The Lavender Scare and Eithne Luibhéid, Entry Denied), Radical History Review, no. 93 (Fall 2005): 277-84. 8 pages.

Peter Boag, Same-Sex Affairs, in Committee on Lesbian and Gay History Newsletter 18, no. 1 (Spring/Summer 2004): 27-28. 2 page.

Gary L. Atkins, Gay Seattle, in The Journal of American History 91, no. 1 (Jun. 2004): 331-32. 2 pages.

Lisa Duggan, Sapphic Slashers, in The American Historical Review 109, no. 2 (Apr. 2004): 540-41. 2 pages.

John Howard, Men Like That, in Journal of Social History (Winter 2001): 472-74. 3 pages.

Jeffrey Escoffier, American Homo, in Journal of the History of Sexuality 9, no. 4 (Oct. 2000): 505-9. 5 pages.

George Chauncey, Gay New York, in Committee on Lesbian and Gay History Newsletter (Sept. 1994): 11-14. 4 pages.

Kevin White, The First Sexual Revolution, in Committee on Lesbian and Gay History Newsletter (Sept. 1993): 16-18. 3 pages.

Judith Bechtel and Robert Coughlin, Building the Beloved Community, in Southern Historian (Spring 1993): 131-32. 2 pages.

Henry Abelove, The Evangelist of Desire, in Gay Community News, 13 Oct. 1991, 7, 9. 2 pages.

Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, Epistemology of the Closet, in Gay Community News, 7 July 1991, 7, 12. 2 pages.

David Halperin, One Hundred Years of Homosexuality, in Gay Community News, 17 Aug. 1990, 7, 9. 2 pages.

Allan Berube, Coming Out Under Fire, in Gay Community News, 22 July 1990, 7, 9, 12. 3 pages.

Larry Kramer, Reports from the Holocaust, in Gay Community News, 28 May 1989, 8, 11. 2 pages.

“Facing AIDS: A Special Issue,” Radical America vol. 20, no. 6 (Sept. 1987), and “AIDS: Communities Respond,” Radical America vol. 21, nos. 2-3 (May 1988), in Gay Community News, 4 Sept. 1988, 9, 12, 13. 3 pages.

The Institute of World Economy and International Relations, Disarmament in Security, in Defense and Disarmament Alternatives, Apr. 1988, 6. 1 page.

Public Lectures

"Sex with Neighbors: Canada and Canadians in the 'U.S.' Homophile Press," University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Nov. 2013.

"Rethinking the Gay and Lesbian Movement: Historical Perspectives," Ohio Univ., Oct. 2012.

"Rethinking the Gay and Lesbian Movement: Historical Perspectives," Ohio State Univ., Oct. 2012.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? Sex, Marriage, and Reproduction from Griswold to Roe," Centre for the Study of the United States, Univ. Toronto, Jan. 2011.

"Sexual Injustice: Supreme Court Decisions from Griswold to Roe," Univ. Maine – Orono, Oct. 2010.

"Sexual Injustice: Supreme Court Decisions from Griswold to Roe," Colby College, Oct. 2010.

"Rethinking the Gay and Lesbian Movement: Historical Perspectives," St. Mary's College Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Colloquium, St. Mary's City, Maryland, Mar. 2010.

"Inventing Rights and Wrongs: Rulings, Reception, and the U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution," Schlesinger Library Summer Seminar on Gender History – "Sequels to the 1960s," Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, June 2008.

"Inventing Rights and Wrongs: Rulings, Reception, and the U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution," Rutgers Univ., Dec. 2005.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973," Temple Univ., Oct. 2004.

"Sexual Freedom v. LGBT Civil Rights: Activism, Archives, and Academia," LGBT Center, Univ. of Pennsylvania, Oct. 2004.

"Inventing Rights and Wrongs: Rulings, Reception, and the U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution," Colby College, Mar. 2004.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973," Univ. of California, Santa Barbara, Feb. 2004.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973," Univ. of Maine, Feb. 2004.

"Communities of Desire: The Past, Present, and Future of U.S. Queer History," Univ. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Mar. 2002.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973," Duke Univ., Feb. 2002.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973," American Bar Foundation, Oct. 2001.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973," Case Western Reserve Univ., Oct. 2001.

"Writing the Lesbian and Gay City," Univ. of Toronto, May 2001.

"The Queering of Philadelphia Lesbian and Gay History," Swarthmore College, Mar. 2001.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973," Queen's Univ., Mar. 2001.

"Philadelphia Gay Sex Radicals and the U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution, 1965-1973," Philadelphia Lesbian and Gay Academic Union, Univ. of Pennsylvania, Dec. 2000.

"City of Sisterly and Brotherly Loves," Univ. of Missouri-Columbia, Apr. 2000.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973," Univ. of Missouri-Columbia Law School, Apr. 2000.


On leave 2014-2016

Area of Specialization

History

Degrees

Ph.D., History, University of Pennsylvania
B.A., History, Wesleyan University

Professional Leadership

Chair, Organization of American Historians Committee on the Status of LGBTQ Historians and Histories, 2013-. Member, LGBTQ Historians Task Force of the American Historical Association, 2009-. Coordinator, Sexuality Studies Program, School of Women’s Studies, York University, 2006-09. Chair, Committee on Lesbian and Gay History (American Historical Association Affiliated Society), 2000-03. Director of Undergraduate Studies, History Department, Faculty of Arts, York University, 2001-03.

Research Interests:

History , Sexuality , Gender, Political Movements, Law

All Publications

Books

Rethinking the Gay and Lesbian Movement (New York: Routledge, 2012)

Sexual Injustice: Supreme Court Decisions from Griswold to Roe (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2010)

City of Sisterly and Brotherly Loves: Lesbian and Gay Philadelphia, 1945-72 (Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press, 2000; 2nd edition with new preface, Philadelphia: Temple Univ. Press, 2004).

Editor-in-Chief, Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender History in America (New York: Scribners, 2003)

Book Chapters

“Rizzo's Raiders, Beaten Beats, and Coffeehouse Culture in 1950s Philadelphia,” in Modern American Queer History: Essays in Representation, Lived Experience, and Public Policy, ed. Allida M. Black (Philadelphia: Temple Univ. Press, 2001), 155-80.

“Sex Politics in the City of Sisterly and Brotherly Loves,” in Major Problems in the History of American Sexuality, ed. Kathy L. Peiss (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2001), 431-43.

“'Birthplace of the Nation': Imagining Lesbian and Gay Communities in Philadelphia, 1969-70,” in Creating a Place for Ourselves, ed. Brett Beemyn (New York: Routledge, 1997), 253-88.

Journal Articles

“All the Immigrants Are Straight, All the Homosexuals Are Citizens, But Some of Us Are Queer Aliens: Genealogies of Legal Strategy in Boutilier v. INS,” Journal of American Ethnic History 29, no. 4 (Summer 2010): 45-77

“The U.S. Supreme Court’s Counter-Revolution,” Organization of American Historians Magazine of History 20, no. 2 (Mar. 2006): 21-25

“Crossing the Border to Memory: In Search of Clive Michael Boutilier (1933-2003),” torquere 6 (2004): 91-115 (published Nov. 2005).

“Boutilier and the U.S. Supreme Court’s Sexual Revolution,” Law and History Review 23, no. 3 (Fall 2005): 491-536

“Sex Politics in the City of Sisterly and Brotherly Loves,” Radical History Review, no. 59 (Spring 1994): 60-92. 33 pages.

Conference Papers

"Sex with Neighbors: Canada and Canadians in the 'U.S.' Homophile Press," American Historical Association, Jan. 2014.

"Sex with Neighbours: Canada and Canadians in the 'U.S.' Homophile Press," Sexuality Studies Association, St. Catharines (Ontario), May 2014.

"Conversations with David Rayside about Sex, Law, and Politics in Canada and the United States," Contemporary Currents in Sexual Diversity Politics: A Symposium in Honor of David Rayside, Univ. of Toronto, Mar. 2013.

"Size Matters: Power and Politics in the 1968 Philadelphia Study of Prison Sexual Violence," Sex Talk@York II, York Univ., May 2013.

"Size Matters: Power and Politics in the 1968 Philadelphia Study of Prison Sexual Violence," New Directions in US Studies: Re-imagining the 1950s and 1960s, York Univ., Oct. 2013.

“‘We Demand’: A Conference Snapshot,” Endnote Address, “We Demand”: History/Sex/ Activism in Canada Conference, Vancouver, Aug. 2011.

“Progress Report for the AHA’s LGBTQ Historians Task Force,” American Historical Association, Boston, Jan. 2011.

“Encountering the Past, Present, and Future of Same-Sex Marriage,” and Chair, “Land of the Free and Home of the Brave: Same-Sex Marriage in Canada,” American Historical Association, San Diego, Jan. 2010.

“Race, Class, and the U.S. Supreme Court’s Doctrine of Heteronormative Supremacy,” Connexions: A Working Conference on Race and Sex in North America,” New York Univ., Nov. 2008.

“Jonathan Ned Katz Murdered Me: History and Suicide,” Organization of American Historians, New York, Mar. 2008.

“Defending a Psychopathic Gay Alien: Genealogies of Legal Strategy in Boutilier v. the INS, Committee on Lesbian and Gay History/American Historical Association, Washington, D.C., Jan. 2008.

Panelist, “The Future of LGBT, Queer, and Sexuality Studies,” Yale Univ., Nov. 2007.

“Defending the Psychopathic Queer Alien: Genealogies of Legal Strategy in the United States,” Sex Talk Conference, York Univ., Apr. 2007.

“New Directions in U.S. and Canadian LGBT Urban History,” Canadian Historical Association, Toronto, May 2006.

“Post-Tenure Lavender Blues,” American Historical Association, Philadelphia, Jan. 2006.

“The Queering of Lesbian/Gay Legal History,” Queer Matters Conference, Kings College London, May 2004.

“New Directions in the History of North American Sexualities,” Endnote Address, Symposium on North American Sexualities, Post-World War II, Univ. of Massachusetts, Amherst, Apr. 2004.

“The Queering of Lesbian/Gay Legal History,” Organization of American Historians, Boston, Apr. 2004.

“State of the Field: History of Sexuality,” Organization of American Historians, Boston, Apr. 2004.

“Securing the National Body: A Roundtable on Cold War Immigration Policy, ” American Studies Association, Hartford, Oct. 2003.

“Inventing Rights and Wrongs: Rulings, Reception, and Revolution on the U.S. Supreme Court, 1965-1973,” Sexual Worlds, Political Cultures Conference, Social Science Research Council, Washington, D.C., Oct. 2003.

“Inventing Rights and Wrongs: Rulings, Reception, and Revolution on the U.S. Supreme Court, 1965-1973,” Canadian Lesbian and Gay Studies Association Conference,” Halifax, June 2003.

“Inventing Rights and Wrongs: Rulings, Reception, and the U.S. Supreme Court’s Sexual Revolution, 1965-1973,” The 1950s and 1960s in North America Conference, Wesleyan Univ., Apr. 2003.

“Sexuality Studies: The Academic Stakes,” Hearts and Minds: Sexuality and Education Conference, Univ. of Toronto, Mar. 2003.

“Inventing Sexual Rights and Wrongs: Media Responses to U.S. Supreme Court Rulings, 1965-1973,” American Historical Association, San Francisco, Jan. 2002.

“Policing Borders: Boutilier and the U.S. Supreme Court’s Sexual Revolution, 1965-1973,” Canadian Association for American Studies, Toronto, Oct. 2001.

“Roundtable: From San Fran to Philly, Toronto to Buffalo, and Points South: A Conversation on the Future of the Queer Community History,” The Future of the Queer Past Conference, Univ. of Chicago, Sept. 2000.

“Monica, Bill, History, and Sex,” Historians and Their Audiences Conference, York Univ., Apr. 2000.

“The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973,” Organization of American Historians, St. Louis, Apr. 2000.

“The Future of the Committee on Lesbian and Gay History,” Committee on Lesbian and Gay History/American Historical Association, Chicago, Jan. 2000.

“The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973,” American Studies Association, Montreal, Oct. 1999.

“Courting Respectability in the Sexual Revolution, 1965-1973,” American Society for Legal History, Toronto, Oct. 1999.

“Roundtable - Sexuality and the State: The Scholar as Activist,” Organization of American Historians, Toronto, Apr. 1999.

“Crossing Borders: Memories, Dreams, Fantasies, and Nightmares of the History Job Market,” Keynote Address, New Frontiers in Graduate History Conference, York Univ., Apr. 1999.

“City of Sisterly and Brotherly Loves,” Conference to Celebrate 25 Years of Women's Studies at the Univ. of Pennsylvania, Univ. of Pennsylvania, Sept. 1998.

“Your Place or Mine?: Lesbian and Gay Geographies in Postwar Philadelphia History,” Pennsylvania History Association, Philadelphia, Nov. 1997.

“‘Philadelphia Freedom’: Lesbian and Gay Patriots, Protesters, and Profiteers at the Bicentennial,” Organization of American Historians, San Francisco, Apr. 1997.

“Your Place or Mine?: Lesbian and Gay Geographies in Postwar Philadelphia History,” American Historical Association, New York, Jan. 1997.

“The Politics of Lesbian History: Social Movements, Everyday Resistance, and Community Culture in Philadelphia,” American Historical Association, Atlanta, Jan. 1996.

“The Politics of Lesbian and Gay History: Social Movements, Everyday Resistance, and Community Culture,” American Studies Association, Pittsburgh, Nov. 1995.

“‘Men in Beards, Girls in Tights’: Rizzo’s Raiders, Beaten Beats, and Coffeehouse Culture in 1950s Philadelphia,” Symposium on Sexuality Studies, Johns Hopkins Univ., Baltimore, Oct. 1995.

“‘Men in Beards, Girls in Tights’: Rizzo’s Raiders, Beaten Beats, and Coffeehouse Culture in 1950s Philadelphia,” Popular Culture Association, Philadelphia, Apr. 1995.

“Birthplace of the Nation: Lesbian and Gay Politics at the Black Panthers' Revolutionary People's Constitutional Convention, 1970,” Black Nations/Queer Nations Conference, City Univ. of New York, Mar. 1995.

“Writing Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Community Histories” and “Birthplace of a Nation: Sex, Race, and Nationalism in Philadelphia After Stonewall, 1969-70,” North American Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Studies Conference, Univ. of Iowa, Iowa City, Nov. 1994.

“Gender Politics and the Lesbian/Gay Movement: The View from 1960s Philadelphia,” American Historical Association, San Francisco, Jan. 1994.

“Boutilier Revisited: Lesbian/Gay Law Reform and the Limits of Sexual Liberalism on the Warren Court,” American Society for Legal History, Memphis, Oct. 1993.

“Sex Politics and the Lesbian/Gay Movement: Cooperation and Conflict in 1960s Philadelphia,” Toward a History of the 1960s Conference, Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison, Apr. 1993.

“Roundtable on Gay and Lesbian History,” Organization of American Historians, Anaheim, Apr. 1993.

“Politics, Histories, and Theories of Lesbian/Gay Heterosociality,” Graduate Student Conference on Lesbian and Gay Studies, Univ. of Illinois-Champaign/Urbana, Apr. 1992.

“Gore Vidal's Butch Boys: Sex, Gender, Sexuality, and Race in The Cit[ies] and the Pillar[s],” Graduate Student Conference on Lesbian and Gay Studies, Univ. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Apr. 1991.

“Lesbian and Gay History as Political Alliance-Building,” National Graduate Women's Studies Conference, Univ. of Pennsylvania, Feb. 1990.

Professional Journal Articles

“Introduction to the Philadelphia LGBT History Project” and “LGBT Oral History Interviews,” OutHistory.com, Jan. 2010.

“Theoretical Politics, Local Communities: The Making of U.S. LGBT Historiography,” GLQ 11, no. 4 (2005): 605-25. 21 pages.

“Crossing Borders: Memories, Dreams, Fantasies, and Nightmares of the History Job Market.” Left History 9, no. 2 (Spring/Summer 2004): 119-39. 21 pages.

“Committee on Lesbian and Gay History Survey on LGBTQ History Careers,” Perspectives 39, no. 5 (May 2001): 29-31. 3 pages.

“Committee on Lesbian and Gay History Survey on LGBTQ History Careers,” June 2001, http://www.usc.edu/isd/archives/clgh/reports.html.

Book Reviews

“Queer London, Method Acting, and Time Travel” (Review of Matthew Houlbrooke, Queer London), English Language Notes 45, no. 2 (Fall/Winter 2007): 179-81. 3 pages.

“Sexual States and National Insecurities” (Review of David K. Johnson, The Lavender Scare and Eithne Luibhéid, Entry Denied), Radical History Review, no. 93 (Fall 2005): 277-84. 8 pages.

Peter Boag, Same-Sex Affairs, in Committee on Lesbian and Gay History Newsletter 18, no. 1 (Spring/Summer 2004): 27-28. 2 page.

Gary L. Atkins, Gay Seattle, in The Journal of American History 91, no. 1 (Jun. 2004): 331-32. 2 pages.

Lisa Duggan, Sapphic Slashers, in The American Historical Review 109, no. 2 (Apr. 2004): 540-41. 2 pages.

John Howard, Men Like That, in Journal of Social History (Winter 2001): 472-74. 3 pages.

Jeffrey Escoffier, American Homo, in Journal of the History of Sexuality 9, no. 4 (Oct. 2000): 505-9. 5 pages.

George Chauncey, Gay New York, in Committee on Lesbian and Gay History Newsletter (Sept. 1994): 11-14. 4 pages.

Kevin White, The First Sexual Revolution, in Committee on Lesbian and Gay History Newsletter (Sept. 1993): 16-18. 3 pages.

Judith Bechtel and Robert Coughlin, Building the Beloved Community, in Southern Historian (Spring 1993): 131-32. 2 pages.

Henry Abelove, The Evangelist of Desire, in Gay Community News, 13 Oct. 1991, 7, 9. 2 pages.

Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, Epistemology of the Closet, in Gay Community News, 7 July 1991, 7, 12. 2 pages.

David Halperin, One Hundred Years of Homosexuality, in Gay Community News, 17 Aug. 1990, 7, 9. 2 pages.

Allan Berube, Coming Out Under Fire, in Gay Community News, 22 July 1990, 7, 9, 12. 3 pages.

Larry Kramer, Reports from the Holocaust, in Gay Community News, 28 May 1989, 8, 11. 2 pages.

“Facing AIDS: A Special Issue,” Radical America vol. 20, no. 6 (Sept. 1987), and “AIDS: Communities Respond,” Radical America vol. 21, nos. 2-3 (May 1988), in Gay Community News, 4 Sept. 1988, 9, 12, 13. 3 pages.

The Institute of World Economy and International Relations, Disarmament in Security, in Defense and Disarmament Alternatives, Apr. 1988, 6. 1 page.

Public Lectures

"Sex with Neighbors: Canada and Canadians in the 'U.S.' Homophile Press," University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Nov. 2013.

"Rethinking the Gay and Lesbian Movement: Historical Perspectives," Ohio Univ., Oct. 2012.

"Rethinking the Gay and Lesbian Movement: Historical Perspectives," Ohio State Univ., Oct. 2012.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? Sex, Marriage, and Reproduction from Griswold to Roe," Centre for the Study of the United States, Univ. Toronto, Jan. 2011.

"Sexual Injustice: Supreme Court Decisions from Griswold to Roe," Univ. Maine – Orono, Oct. 2010.

"Sexual Injustice: Supreme Court Decisions from Griswold to Roe," Colby College, Oct. 2010.

"Rethinking the Gay and Lesbian Movement: Historical Perspectives," St. Mary's College Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Colloquium, St. Mary's City, Maryland, Mar. 2010.

"Inventing Rights and Wrongs: Rulings, Reception, and the U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution," Schlesinger Library Summer Seminar on Gender History – "Sequels to the 1960s," Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, June 2008.

"Inventing Rights and Wrongs: Rulings, Reception, and the U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution," Rutgers Univ., Dec. 2005.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973," Temple Univ., Oct. 2004.

"Sexual Freedom v. LGBT Civil Rights: Activism, Archives, and Academia," LGBT Center, Univ. of Pennsylvania, Oct. 2004.

"Inventing Rights and Wrongs: Rulings, Reception, and the U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution," Colby College, Mar. 2004.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973," Univ. of California, Santa Barbara, Feb. 2004.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973," Univ. of Maine, Feb. 2004.

"Communities of Desire: The Past, Present, and Future of U.S. Queer History," Univ. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Mar. 2002.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973," Duke Univ., Feb. 2002.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973," American Bar Foundation, Oct. 2001.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973," Case Western Reserve Univ., Oct. 2001.

"Writing the Lesbian and Gay City," Univ. of Toronto, May 2001.

"The Queering of Philadelphia Lesbian and Gay History," Swarthmore College, Mar. 2001.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973," Queen's Univ., Mar. 2001.

"Philadelphia Gay Sex Radicals and the U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution, 1965-1973," Philadelphia Lesbian and Gay Academic Union, Univ. of Pennsylvania, Dec. 2000.

"City of Sisterly and Brotherly Loves," Univ. of Missouri-Columbia, Apr. 2000.

"The U.S. Supreme Court's Sexual Revolution? 1965-1973," Univ. of Missouri-Columbia Law School, Apr. 2000.