Title Profile & Character Information

A Boy's Own Story

Characters
NameUnnamed
GenderMale
TraitGay

GenreComing of age
    --Gay
Biographical
Psychological
    --Gay
Classic
    --Gay
Fiction
TopicsTeenage boys
Adolescence
Gay youth
1950s culture
Sexual awakening
Coming out
Guilt
Self-acceptance
SettingCollege town


Series
  Edmund White's semi-autobiographical trilogy
1A Boy's own story
2The Beautiful room is empty
3The Farewell symphony