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homoeroticism

 [ho″mo-ĕ-rot´ĭ-sizm]
sexual feeling directed toward a person of the same sex. adj. adj homoerot´ic.

ho·mo·sex·u·al·i·ty

(hō'mō-seks'yū-al'i-tē),
Erotic attraction or activity, including sexual congress, between people of the same sex, especially after puberty.

homoeroticism

/ho·mo·erot·i·cism/ (ho″mo-ĕ-rot´ĭ-sizm) sexual feeling directed toward a member of the same sex.homoerot´ic

homoeroticism

Eroticism directed towards people of the same sex.
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5) Homoerotic situations sometimes occurred in Italian opera, but usually only when males dressed as women, for example, Amalta in Monteverdi's L'incoronazione di Poppea (1642/1643) and Aristea in Cesti's Orontea (1656).
Here, she characterizes Clarissa as the paradigmatic homoerotic gift-giver, whose generous exchanges with shop-women, as well as her conception of party-giving as an "offering," represent the continued outpouring initiated by Sally Seton's original gift at Bourton.
The show gathered together an odd archive of imagery that crossed the boundaries from artistic to commercial, underscoring the pervasiveness of homoerotic imagery.
That the vast majority of homoerotic youth do not self-label as gay has profound implications for research in adolescent development.
Rather than characterize the company simply through the analysis of plot and generic style (as traditional repertory studies often do), Bly unravels a complex thesis about how the King's Revels exploited its managerial and play-wrighting skills to create a market for a unique product, one that appealed, at least in part, to a particular erotic community that might be expected to be found around the stews and brothels of Whitefriars: men who were interested in homoerotic humor and, perhaps, other men as well.
Broadly speaking, Stephen Guy-Bray's Homoerotic Space is a study of what Adrienne Rich has called "writing as re-vision": the way writers widely separated by time and culture from their predecessors can make use of those predecessors in their own contexts.
Wright could include the homoerotic joking, their violent fantasies and even their discussions of bowel movements.
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