The Kids: The Children of LGBTQ Parents in the USA

By: Herman, Gabriela

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A stunning new photobook featuring more than fifty portraits of children brought up by gay parents in America, sixth in a groundbreaking series that looks at LGBTQ communities around the world

Judges, academics, and activists keep wondering how children are impacted by having gay parents. Maybe it's time to ask the kids. For the past four years, award-winning photographer Gabriela Herman, whose mother came out when Herman was in high school and was married in one of Massachusetts' first legal same-sex unions, has been photographing and interviewing children and young adults with one or more parent who identify as lesbian, gay, trans, or queer. Building on images featured in a major article for the New York Times Sunday Review and The Guardian and working with the Colage organization, the only national organization focusing on children with LGBTQ parents, The Kids brings a vibrant energy and sensitivity to a wide range of experiences.

Some of the children Herman photographed were adopted, some conceived by artificial insemination. Many are children of divorce. Some were raised in urban areas, other in the rural Midwest and all over the map. These parents and children juggled silence and solitude with a need to defend their families on the playground, at church, and at holiday gatherings.

This is their story.

The Kids was designed by Emerson, Wajdowicz Studios (EWS).

Title: The Kids: The Children of LGBTQ Parents in the USA

Author: Herman, Gabriela

Categories: Gay Studies, Photography, Lesbian, Parenting,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: N Y, New Press: 2017

ISBN Number: 1620973677

ISBN Number 13: 9781620973677

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Fine

Type: Gay Studies

Seller ID: 141068