Without equating homosexuality to the group of men having a great many sexual partners, it is probable that the young gay looking for a partner will encounter lifestyles that are very different from those he has been given as models, and will need to identify codes that are unknown to him.
One strategy, collectively constructed, consists in playing up the activity as something in itself masculine. Plan I. Il manque la maison et les vacances dans les Hamptons! After discussing the incidence of HIV, we shall examine how young gays have adapted to the risk of contamination.
In the gay community, it is not the rule to confirm a loving relationship by social or material commitments, a fact which may explain in part the observed instability of such unions Pollak, Also, the limited number of participants makes it impossible to generalize.
Alan H. Le mélange et l'ambiguïté, qui faisaient le piment de la drague homosexuelle dans les premiers espaces, ont disparu. Nonetheless, the topic of same-sex sexuality was omnipresent in my participants discourses, whether it is to describe other more feminine men or to recall a personal experience.
More sensitive topics such as sexuality were little discussed and when I raised the issue, most participants deviated from the subject, claiming virginity or heterosexuality.