A Peek Inside Berlin’s Queer Club Scene Before Hitler Destroyed It
A book that is new the real tales behind Cabaret, and that which was probably the most thrilling homosexual celebration scene the entire world has ever understood. Read an excerpt here.
Listed here is an excerpt from Queer Identities and Politics in Germany: a past history, 1880-1945 by Clayton J. Whisnant:
As soon as the change associated with century, Berlin’s homosexual scene had been attracting such notoriety in them, Berlin became the country’s Sodom and Gomorrah put together, a sure sign of the land’s degeneracy that it frequently was mentioned in tourist literature, lifting up the city’s gay scene as proof of the evils of urban life and the dangers of modernity.