December 6, 2010
November 5, 2010
One of the few friends of Czar Nicholas II, poet, playwright and family man Grand Duke Konstantin Konstantinovich was also a secret bisexual with a long history of sexual encounters according to his posthumously published diaries.
October 31, 2010
Irish poet and suffragist Eva Gore-Booth was active in fighting for women's rights, worker rights, peace efforts and prison reform. She and her long-term partner Esther Roper also published the early gay-rights magazine Urania in 1916.
October 28, 2010
Portuguese poet António Botto's 1920 book of homoerotic poems, Canções, gained him lifelong notoriety. It also gained him the admiration of writers diverse as Kipling, Virginia Woolf and Garcia Lorca.
October 27, 2010
October 19, 2010
Jacob Israël de Haan is a contradiction: his words grace Amsterdam's Homomonument while his name is invoked in ultra-Orthodox jewish circles, author of an early homoerotic Dutch novel and first victim of a political assassination in Palestine.