An Anthology of Gay History, Sex, Politics and Culture The second volume in this epic series dealing with the many and varied aspects of gay culture. Volume 2 covers gay history, gay sex and politics, gay literary essays, gay fiction and gay poetry. with the many and varied aspects of gay culture. Winston Leyland is one of the seminal figures in the history of gay publishing...Now he has given us Gay roots, a huge compendium of gay scholarship and literature.' - The Sentinel'