Books and Videos
Selected Bibliography on Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgendered Aging
Adelman, M. Quieting our fears: lesbians and aging. Outlook: National Lesbian and Gay Quarterly, 1, 78-81 (1988).
Adelman, M. Stigma, gay lifestyles, and adjustment to aging: a study of later-life gay men and lesbians. J. Homosexuality 20 (3-4):7-32 (1990).
Adelman, March. Long Time Passing: Lives of Older Lesbians. Boston, MA: Alyson Publications, Inc. (1986).
Almvig, Chris. The Invisible Minority: Aging and Lesbianism. Utica, N. Y. Institute of Gerontology, Utica College of Syracuse (1982).
Bell, Alan P. and Weinberg, M.S. Homosexualities: A Study of Diversity Among Men and Women. New York, NY: Simon and Schuster (1978).
Berger, R. Older Gays and Lesbians. In Keys to Caring: Assisting Your Gay and Lesbian Clients, ed. R. Kus: 170-81. Boston: Alyson Publications (1990).
Berger, R. Realities of gay and lesbian aging. Social Work, 29, 57-62 (1984).
Berger, Raymond M. Gay and Gray: The Older Homosexual Man. Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press (1982).
Berger, RM, Kelly, JJ. Working with homosexuals of the older population. Social Casework 67 (4): 203-210 (1986).
Brecher, Edward M. and the Editors of Consumer Report Books. Love, Sex, and Aging: A Consumers Union Report. Boston, MA: Little, Brown, and Co.
Cahill, Sean, South, Ken, Spade, Jane. Outing Age: Public Policy Issues Affecting Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Elders. Washington, DC: NGLTF Policy Institute (2000).
Catalano, Donald J., et.al. Aging and Homosexuality in San Francisco, prepared for the San Francisco City Report to the 1981 White House Conference on Aging, 1981.
Cook-Daniels, L. Lesbian, gay male, bisexual and transgendered elders: elder abuse and neglect issues. J. Elder Abuse Neglect. 9(2): 35-49 (1997).
Cooper, B. Ageism in the Lesbian Community. Freedom, CA: Crossing Press (1987).
Cooper, B. Over the Hill: Reflections on Ageism Between Women. Freedom, CA: Crossing Press (1988).
Cruikshank, M. Lavender and gray: a brief survey of lesbian and gay aging studies, Journal of Homosexuality 20:34, pp. 77-87 (1991).
Davis, N.D., Cole, E., & Rothblum, E.D. Faces of Women and Aging. New York, NY: Haworth Press (1993).
DeCecco, J. (Ed.) Journal of Homosexuality. New York, NY: Haworth Press.
Douglas, V.L. (Ed.) Sexuality and aging. Focus on Geriatric Care & Rehabilitation. 4(7) (January 1991).
Friend, R.A. The individual and social psychology of aging: clinical implications for lesbians and gay men. Journal of Homosexuality 14 (1-2): 307-331 (1987).
Hash, Kristina. Caregiving and Post-Caregiving Experiences of Midlife and Older Gay Men and Lesbians. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, Virginia Commonwealth University (2001).
Harwood, G. The Oldest Gay Couple in America: A 70 Year Journey Through Same Sex America. Secaucus, NH: Carol Publishing, 1997.
Hooyman, R.R. & W. Lustbader. Lesbian and gay couples. in Taking Care: Supporting Older People and Their Families. New York: Free Press (1986) pp. 39-44.
Kehoe, M. Caring for the aging homosexual. Focus on Geriatric Care and Rehabilitation 4(9) (1991).
Kehoe, M. (Ed.) Lesbians Over 60 Speak for Themselves. New York, NY: Haworth Press (1989).
Kooden, Hal Lee, J.A. (Ed.) Gay Midlife and Maturity. New York, NY: Haworth Press (1991).
Kooden, Hal, Lee, J.A., and Flowers, Charles, contributor. Golden Men: The Power of Gay Midlife. New York, NY: Avon Books (2000).
Macdonald B. A call for an end to ageism in lesbian and gay services. Lesbian Ethics 1(1): 57-64 (1984).
Minnigerode, F.A., Adelman, M.R., and Fox, D. Aging and Homosexuality: Physical and Psychological Well-Being. Unpublished manuscript, University of San Francisco (1980).
Moore, S.R. (Ed.) Loss in late life: Enabling adaptation and growth. Focus on Geriatric Care & Rehabilitation. 4(1) (May 1980).
Nangeroni, Nancy R. Transgenderism. Http://www.altsex.org/transgender/Nangeroni.html.
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, “GLBT Civil Rights Laws in the US” (map), Washington: NGLTF (April 2000) at www.ngltf.org.
Noyes, L.E. Gray and gay. Journal of Gerontological Nursing 8(11):636-639 (1982).
Quam, J.K. (ed.) Social Services for Senior Gay Men and Lesbians. New York, NY: Haworth Press (1997).
Raphael, S.M. What health care professionals should know about older lesbians. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Public Health Association, Detroit, October (1980).
Reyes, K.W., Thompson, M., and Adleman, J. Lambda Gray: A Practical, Emotional, and Spiritual Guide for Gays and Lesbians Who Are Growing Older. Van Nuys, CA: Newcastle (1993).
Sang, B., Warshow, J., and Smith, A.J. (Eds.) Lesbians at Midlife: The Creative Transition. San Francisco, CA: Spinsters Book Co. (1991).
Transgender Aging Network. Is Your “T” Written in Disappearing Ink? A Checklist for Transgender Inclusion. Glendale, WI (2001).
Vacha, K., Quiet Fire: Memoirs of Older Gay Men. Trumansburg, NY: Crossing Press (1985).
Youth Resource Library. Transgender: What is It? American Educational Gender Information Service. Available at http://www.youthresource.com/library/trans.htm.
Walker, Bonnie L. Sexuality and the Elderly: A Research Guide. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press (1997).
Weinberg, Martin S. and Williams, Colin J. Male Homosexuals: Their Problems and Adaptations. New York, NY: Oxford University Press (1974).
White House Conference on Aging. The Road to an Aging Policy for the 21st Century: Final Report (February 1996).