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Ph.D., 1996, J.D. 2006. Co-editor, with John D'Emilio and Urvashi Vaid, Creating Change: Sexuality, Public Policy, and Civil Rights (St. Martin's, 2000); author, A Genealogy of Queer Theory (Temple UP, 2000).

Diaries published: 38 (1074 days since last diary on Sat May 26, 2012 at 07:51 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 25 (1074 days since last comment on Sat May 26, 2012 at 07:51 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 727

Total Comment Ratings: 90

Most Recommended Diary: Historian Challenges Bachmann to Debate, 114 comments, 528 recommends

People Following Bill Turner: 14

Bill Turner's Most Recent Diaries:

This obviously is not mine, and I hope I don't offend anyone by reposting it this way, but now seems like a crucial time to recirculate this very important piece of writing, in time for it to get ...
by Bill Turner
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat May 26, 2012 at 07:51 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
May 20, 2011 Dear Michele Bachmann: As of this writing, I have seen no reports of any response on your part to the recent challenge high school student Amy Myers issued to you to debate “The ...
by Bill Turner
Comment Count 114 comments on Fri May 20, 2011 at 09:36 PM PDT with 528 Recommends
I think it is high time to adopt a Constitutional amendment prohibiting Republicans from serving in the future as Presidents of the United States. This is necessary because no Republican President ...
by Bill Turner
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Nov 10, 2009 at 12:01 PM PST with 1 Recommend
I currently live in an assisted living facility, Northwinds, one of the other residents of which is a man named Fred. Fred immediately called to my mind the Native American character in Ken Kesey&...
by Bill Turner
Comment Count 6 comments on Sun Aug 09, 2009 at 02:31 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
In the main, I generally find that I admire and agree with columns by New York Times columnist Paul Krugman. His offering from the day before yesterday, August 6, 2009,
by Bill Turner
Comment Count 3 comments on Sat Aug 08, 2009 at 10:14 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
I am sympathetic to the argument that we need to stop talking about the birthers, because in talking about them, we just perpetuate their inanity. But in a recent interview on the topic, Markos ...
by Bill Turner
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Aug 06, 2009 at 08:18 PM PDT with 2 Recommends

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