Episode 1: Ernst Röhm

Episode 1: Ernst Röhm

By Hosts: Huw Lemmey & Ben Miller

Bad Gays

Tuesday, 19 March

A discussion of the life and ideology of Ernst Röhm, the world's first openly gay politician: and a Nazi. ----more----

Sources and further reading:

Eleanor Hancock: "Only the Real, the True, the Masculine Held Its Value: Ernst Röhm, Masculinity, and Male Homosexuality." Journal of the History of Sexuality Vol. 8, No. 4 (Apr., 1998), pp. 616-641.

Laurie Marhoeffer: "Queer Fascism and the End of Gay History." Notches Blog, June 19, 2018. http://notchesblog.com/2018/06/19/queer-fascism-and-the-end-of-gay-history/

Laurie Marhoeffer: Sex and the Weimar Republic: German Homosexual Emancipation and the Rise of the Nazis. University of Toronto Press, 2015.

Boaz Neumann: "The Phenomenology of the German People's Body (Volkskörper) and the Extermination of the Jewish Body." New German Critique No. 106 (Winter, 2009), pp. 149-181.

Spartacus Educational: Ernst Röhm. https://spartacus-educational.com/GERroehm.html/

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