Writing

In addition to his forthcoming book, Dr. J makes LGBTQ+ Holocaust history accessible to broad and diverse audiences through a range of outlets.

Social Media

Dr. J regularly publishes stories of LGBTQ+ individuals, artifacts, and books on his social media channels! Follow him on Instagram, TikTok, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube!

For the Public

Using outlets ranging from blogs to playbills, Dr. J shares information about the LGBTQ+ past with the public.

Why We Need the Pink Triangle in the Era of “Don’t Say Gay” https://nursingclio.org/2022/08/16/why-we-need-the-pink-triangle-in-the-era-of-dont-say-gay/
An essay for Nursing Clio about how the history of the pink triangle can help us navigate the Republican party’s current attack on LGBTQ+ rights in the United States.

A Comedy Based on Serious Political History
A brief history of the Lavender Scare in the playbill for Perfect Arrangement, directed by Amy Berlin and performed at Richmond Triangle Players (Richmond, VA; 2016)

Pink Triangle Legacies: Holocaust Memory and International Gay Rights

An essay for Nursing Clio about how the pink triangle became the symbol of the modern gay rights movement.

For Scholars & Educators

Dr. J contributes to scholarship by publishing peer-reviewed research and making resources available to educators.

Liberation Was Only for Others: Breaking the Silence in Germany Surrounding the Nazi Persecution of Homosexuals
An article in the journal The Holocaust in History and Memory Vol. 7 (2014): 53-71

Pink Triangle
An entry for the Global Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) History, published by Charles Scribner’s Sons (2019)

Book Review: Sex and the Weimar Republic: German Homosexual Emancipation and the Rise of the Nazis
A review of Laurie Marhoefer’s 2015 book for the Committee on LGBT History Newsletter (Spring 2017)