Click the “LGBTQ and Sports” link above to find texts and resources that connect students who identify as LGBTQ to sports and interscholastic athletics.
LGBTQ Sports-related YA Novels
Athlete Ally: http://www.athleteally.com/
Bill Konigsberg Online: http://billkonigsberg.com/
GLSEN Research Brief: LGBT Students in School Athletics
Griffin Educational Consulting: Addressing LGBT Issues in Athletics – http://bit.ly/PV0lk2
Openly Straight: Fitting In and Standing Out in School and Sports – Nicole Sieben, Adelphi University
Pat Griffin’s LGBT Sports Blog – http://ittakesateam.blogspot.com/
Heterosexism and Homophobia in Sports and Education – Nicole Sieben, Adelphi University
LGBT Issues in Sport Blog: Theory to Practice (be sure to check out the resources tab for HS materials) – http://stream.goodwin.drexel.edu/lgbtsportresearchnet/
LGBT People in Sports (Case Western Reserve University) – http://case.edu/lgbt/resources/sports.html
You Can Play Project – http://youcanplayproject.org/
Campbell, J., et al. (2011). Sports fans’ impressions of gay male athletes. Journal of Homosexuality, 58(5), 597-607.
Cavalier, E. (2011). Men at sport: Gay men’s experiences in the sports workplace. Journal of Homosexuality, 58(5), 626-646.
Griffin, P. (1994). Homophobia in sport: Addressing the needs of gay and lesbian high school athletes. The High School Journal, 77(1/2), 80-87.