Queer Lives

Midnight Cowboy

by James Leo Herlihy

Two People

by Donald Windham
Sex has almost ceased to be a topic in contemporary fiction and has become a terrain. No frontiers of expression need to be advanced; there is nothing in sexual practice or language that has not been used by now in novels. Now sexual novels can take place comfortably within those …

Novels from Abroad

Chaos and Night

by Henry de Montherlant

The Interrogation

by J.M.G. LeClezio
“For years I have been keeping the Spanish Civil War at bay,” Henry de Montherlant wrote in his notebooks in 1938, “as I know how to keep things at bay. The reason is that I would become too involved…It is more important that I should finish Les Garçons.” Twenty-three years …