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By Chris Mounsey

The e-book explores the preoccupation of key twentieth-century English writers with theology and sexuality and the way the Anglican Church has spoke back and maintains to reply to the problem of homosexuality. Analysing the paintings of Oscar Wilde, E. F. Benson, Edward chippie, Jeanette Winterson, and Alan Hollingshurst, the booklet explores the literary culture of exasperation on the church's obduracy opposed to homosexuality.

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