Teeman told me in an interview:. Teeman has not only satisfactorily explored and considered Vidal's sexuality but made an excellent case for why such consideration should matter to historians, and indeed to anyone trying to understand the complicated process that goes into self-identity. This New World. Why is that? Teeman told me:.
He saw homosexuals as the others.
Because lesbians were lower-class "others. Says Teeman:. He saw homosexuals as the others.
But Gore led a fully "gay" life.