Rainbow City Chronicles: A Social History of Toronto's Church and Wellesley 2SLGBTQIA+ Village (Paperback)

Rainbow City Chronicles: A Social History of Toronto's Church and Wellesley 2SLGBTQIA+ Village By Evan Wonder Cover Image

Rainbow City Chronicles: A Social History of Toronto's Church and Wellesley 2SLGBTQIA+ Village (Paperback)

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Delve deep into the heartbeats and whispers of Toronto's Church and Wellesley Village, an enclave that has seen it all. From clandestine rendezvous at the iconic King Edward Hotel to the defiant roars of Pride parades, this neighborhood tells a tale like no other. Discover a community carved out of both revolution and love, where every corner holds a story of resilience, passion, and the unwavering spirit of the LGBTQ+ movement.

"Rainbow City Chronicles" is more than just a history-it's a vibrant tapestry of lives lived loudly and proudly. Traverse through time, navigating the joys, sorrows, and indomitable spirit of a community that refused to be silenced. Witness the kaleidoscope of emotions, from secret love stories set against the backdrop of a less accepting era, to the challenges and triumphs of the modern age.

But this isn't just a journey through the past. Unearth contemporary tales of activism, artistry, and aspiration. Face chilling shadows that remind us the fight isn't over, and let poignant tales of hope assure that love, indeed, wins.

Dive into a chronicle that resonates with emotion, urging you to not just remember, but to feel, to act, and most importantly, to love. This is not just a book-it's an awakening. Dive in, and let the chronicles of Rainbow City stir your soul.


History of Toronto, History of LGBTQ+, LGBTQ+ Canada, LGBTQ+ Toronto

Product Details ISBN: 9781778901058
ISBN-10: 1778901050
Publisher: Matti Charlton
Publication Date: September 30th, 2023
Pages: 136
Language: English