Cindy Patton is an associate member in Simon Fraser University's Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies and a long-time community and social health activist with published work in the social study of medicine, social movement theory; gender studies; and media studies.

Cindy Patton edited Rebirth of the Clinic: Places and Agents in Contemporary Health Care (University of Minnesota Press 2010). Patton is a professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology.

L.A. Plays Itself/Boys in the Sand (Arsenal $14.95) looks at the historical context, legal and social ramifications of L.A. Plays Itself and Boys in the Sand, two gay art-house porn films released in 1972 during particular, polarizing moments in the early history of the gay movement.


L.A. Plays Itself/Boys in the Sand (Arsenal 2014) $14.95 978-1-55152-562-4

[BCBW 2012]