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Surveillance and Exposure, 1959–1960

Stacy Braukman

in Communists and Perverts under the Palms

Published by University Press of Florida

Published in print March 2012 | ISBN: 9780813039824
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780813043166 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5744/florida/9780813039824.003.0004
Surveillance and Exposure, 1959–1960

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This chapter examines the 1959 purge of homosexual professors at the University of Florida and its aftershocks, and the changing approach by the Johns Committee toward civil rights activists following the wave of sit-ins in 1960.

Keywords: University of Florida; gay and lesbian teachers; sit-in movement; homosexuality-Miami; anti-Communism

Chapter.  13829 words. 

Subjects: History of the Americas

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