Queens English: The LGBTQIA Dictionary Of Lingo and Expressions
Author: Davis, Chloe O
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Publication Date: 17/06/2021
Illustrated: Colour images and illustrations
A comprehensive guide to modern gay slang, queer theory terms, and playful colloquialisms that define and celebrate LGBTQIA+ culture. Do you know where “yaaaas queen!” comes from? Do you know the difference between a bear and a wolf? Do you know what all the letters in LGBTQIA+ stand for? A series of educational lessons highlight key people and events that shaped queer language; readers will learn the linguistic importance of pronouns, gender identity, Stonewall, the Harlem Renaissance, and more.