The film was based on a successful off-Broadway play by Mart Crowley. This is not the place to tackle fundamental issues, namely the question of whether it is acceptable, in terms of political correctness but also of linguistic correctness, to draw general assumptions on gayspeak as if it were the language of a single community, while the social landscape is obviously varied and susceptible to innumerable distinctions. See, for example, the following dialogue between Ruth Fisher and her son David in the pilot episode of the series. In he organized an exhibition of Akira Yoshizawa 's origami at the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam. Legman was a regular contributor and eventually took over from Landesman as editor.
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He also was a talented raconteur and could spin out tales non-stop for hours. If gayspeak owes much of its substance to films and acting, cinema has certainly given something in return and films such as The Boys in the Band have made gayspeak words like auntiebutchcruisedragqueenand gay more familiar to the general public. Strategies in Italian Dubbing". It must be noted, however, that Italian has an evident penchant for loan words as means of appropriation of the exotic. At a special twentieth anniversary conference event, those involved in the conference considered how to accommodate this increasing global interest, and concluded that we should make it more mobile. A dyke is a woman committed to revolution, the most radical position.