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Gay Cinema after Socialism: LGBT (EE, FSU) & LCSH

A research guide to accompany the Fall 2013 film screening series Gay Cinema after Socialism

Library of Congress Subject Headings Relevant to the Study of LGBT in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union

When running exploratory subject searches to discover what kind of material is out there on a given topic, it can be helpful to know the existing relevant Library of Congress Subject Heading terminology. Library of Congress Subject Headings is the subject taxonomy used by nearly all library catalogs in North America and in much of the rest of the world. This page represents a list of much of the LCSH vocabulary relevant to research in LGBT in Eastern Europe and the FSU.

Russia

Gay liberation movement -- Russia (Federation)
Gay libraries -- Russia (Federation) -- Catalogs
Gay men -- Relations with heterosexual women -- Russia -- Drama
Gay men -- Russia (Federation) -- Biography
Gay men -- Russia (Federation) -- Social conditions
Gay men--Russia (Federation)--Drama
Gay men--Russia (Federation)--Periodicals
Gay men--Russia (Federation)--Social conditions
Gay men--Russia--Fiction
Gay men's writings, Russian
Gays -- Crimes against -- Russia (Federation)
Gays -- Russia
Gays -- Russia (Federation)
Gays -- Russia (Federation) -- Bibliography -- Catalogs
Gays -- Russia (Federation) -- Moscow
Gays -- Russia (Federation) -- Periodicals
Gender identity -- Russia (Federation)
Homosexuality -- Russia (Federation)
Homosexuality -- Russia (Federation) -- History
Homosexuality and literature--Russia (Federation)
Homosexuality--Political aspects--Russia (Federation)
Homosexuality--Russia (Federation)
Homosexuality--Russia (Federation)--History
Homosexuality--Russia--History
Lesbian couples -- Russia (Federation)
Lesbian libraries -- Russia (Federation) -- Catalogs
Lesbians -- Russia
Lesbians -- Russia (Federation)
Lesbians -- Russia (Federation) -- Bibliography -- Catalogs
Lesbians -- Russia (Federation) -- Intellectual life -- 21st century -- Periodicals
Lesbians -- Russia (Federation) -- Interviews
Lesbians -- Russia (Federation) -- Moscow
Lesbians -- Russia (Federation) -- Periodicals
Lesbians' writings, Russian -- Periodicals
Middle-aged lesbians -- Russia (Federation) -- Fiction
Russian literature -- Lesbian authors -- Periodicals
Sex customs -- Russia (Federation)
Sex role -- Russia (Federation)
Sexual minorities -- Russia (Federation) -- Periodicals
Transsexualism -- Russia (Federation)
Women -- Sexual behavior -- Russia (Federation)
Youth -- Sexual behavior -- Russia (Federation)

Soviet Union

Gender identity -- Former Soviet republics
Lesbians -- Soviet Union

Germany

Gay men -- Germany -- Berlin -- Biography
Gay men -- Germany -- Berlin -- Social conditions

Poland

Gays -- Poland
Gays -- Poland -- Fiction
Gays -- Poland -- Interviews
Homosexuality -- Poland
Lesbians -- Poland
Lesbians -- Poland -- Fiction
Sexual minorities -- Poland

Czech Republic

Bisexual men -- Czech Republic -- Identity
Bisexual men -- Czechoslovakia -- Identity
Bisexual men -- Mental health -- Czech Republic
Bisexual men -- Mental health -- Czechoslovakia
Gay men -- Czech Republic -- History
Gay men -- Czech Republic -- Identity
Gay men -- Czechoslovakia -- Identity
Gay men -- Mental health -- Czech Republic
Gay men -- Mental health -- Czechoslovakia
Gays -- Czech Republic -- History
Homosexuality -- Czech Republic -- History
Homosexuality -- Czechoslovakia -- History -- 20th century

Serbia

Gay men -- Serbia -- Belgrade -- Biography
Gay men -- Serbia -- Belgrade -- Diaries
Gay men -- Serbia -- Belgrade -- Social conditions
Gays -- Serbia
Homosexuality -- Law and legislation -- Serbia and Montenegro
Homosexuality -- Serbia
Lesbianism -- Serbia -- History -- 20th century
Lesbians -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Serbia -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Lesbians -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Serbia and Montenegro
Lesbians -- Serbia
Lesbians -- Serbia -- Societies and clubs
Social work with sexual minorities -- Serbia -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

Bosnia Hercegovina

Gay men -- Bosnia and Hercegovina -- Congresses
Gays -- Bosnia and Hercegovina -- Congresses
Lesbians -- Bosnia and Hercegovina -- Congresses

Ukraine

Lesbian community -- Ukraine
Lesbians -- Ukraine -- Identity
Lesbians -- Ukraine -- Social conditions

Eastern Europe

Gay men -- Europe, Eastern -- History
Gay men -- Europe, Eastern -- Periodicals
Gay men -- Europe, Eastern -- Social conditions
Gender identity -- Europe, Central
Gender identity -- Europe, Eastern
Homosexuality -- Europe, Eastern -- Periodicals
Lesbians -- Europe, Eastern -- Periodicals
Socialism and Homosexuality