PDF, TXT, FB2. EPUB. MOBI. The book was written on 2021. Look for a book on 2020-eala-conference.org.
A groundbreaking examination of the psychology of homosexuality, why it leads to shame over one's identity, and how to overcome it
In The Velvet Rage, psychologist Alan Downs draws on his own struggle with shame and anger, contemporary research, and stories from his patients to passionately describe the stages of a gay man's journey out of shame and offers practical and inspired strategies to stop the cycle of avoidance and self-defeating behavior. The Velvet Rage is an empowering book that has already changed the public discourse on gay culture and helped shape the identity of an entire generation of gay men.
Advertisement. Daniel Devenney takes a look at early 21st Century gay literature, Alan Downs' The Velvet Rage: Overcoming the Pain of Growing Up Gay in a Straight Man's World, and discovers how quickly times have changed.
Created by Ryan Seacrest. With Alan Downs, Reza Farahan, Lilly Ghalichi, Leila Gharache.