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JONATHAN NED KATZ COMING OF AGE IN GREENWICH VILLAGE
Coming Of Age In Greenwich Village: A Memoir With Paintings (PHOTOS)
Jonathan Ned Katz
Visual artist and LGBT historian; founder, OutHistory.org
In 1955, when I was 17, I painted a picture of a shy, downward-glancing nun in Greenwich Village. I didn't know it then, but that nun was the perfect visual image of my repressed gay self. That nun was me.
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