I’m always amazed at how minority gender and sexual identify is waved away as if by magic wand, as if words don’t mean what they mean — unless those words reflect conventional sexuality, of course. Then everyone agrees they mean exactly what they mean.

Fascinating history here. Beza sounds like an interesting and complicated man.


James Finn is a columnist for the LA Blade, a former Air Force intelligence analyst, an alumnus of Act Up NY, and an agented but unpublished novelist.

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