Doing the Work of Love : Men & Commitment in Same-Sex Couples by J. Michael Clark
This book explores intimate, coupled, committed relationships among gay men.
"I found this a liberating book.
personally knows what it is to take back from heterosexist control the power to define his
knows and shows how lesbians and other minorities have an important stake in liberating the gay ghetto.
-- James B. Nelson, Professor Emeritus of Christian Ethics, United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities, author of The Intimate Connection: Male Sexuality, Masculine Spirituality and Body Theology
"In Doing the Work of Love, J. Michael Clark
is writing in an area that clearly needs a great deal of work.
critique ... contribute[s] significantly to the literature that is stretching toward new ways of creating more just and satisfying intimate relationships outside of sexist and heterosexist consciousness.
-- Stephen B. Boyd, J. Allen Easley Professor of Religion, Wake Forest University, author of The Men We Long to Be
About the Author
J. Michael Clark is a Ph.D. theologian who teaches religious studies at Agnes Scott College and Georgia State University and who is an outspoken apologist for gay theology.