What was the legal situation of gay men in Nazi Germany? In what ways did it change to Weimar Republic?
How did the persecution of homosexuals in Italy compare to the situation in Germany?
How do you explain the homophobia of the prisoner society?
Geoffrey J. Giles, “‘The Most Unkindest Cut of All’: Castration, Homosexuality, and Nazi Justice.” Journal of Contemporary History 27, no. 1 (1992): 41-61.
A Special Day, dir. Ettore Scola (1977).
Wanda Półtawska, And I am afraid of my dreams, trans. Mary Craig (London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1987), pp. 57-59.
Linda Breder's video interview from the University of Southern California Visual History Foundation (segment 22)
Bibliography on lesbian and trans women in Nazi Germany: https://sexualityandholocaust.com/blog/bibliography/
Cathy Gelbin, "Double Visions: Queer Femininity and Holocaust Film from Ostatni Etap to Aimée & Jaguar," Women in German Yearbook: Feminist Studies in German Literature & Culture, 23 (2007), pp. 179-204.
Samuel Huneke, The Duplicity of Tolerance: Lesbian Experiences in Nazi Berlin” The Journal of Contemporary History. First published 3 April 2017
Andreas Pretzel, "Homosexuality in the Sexual Ethics of the 1930s: A Values Debate in the Culture Wars between Conservatism, Liberalism, and Moral-National Renewal," After the History of Sexuality: German Genealogies With and Beyond Foucault, ed. by Scott Spector, Helmut Puff, and Dagmar Herzog (New York: Berghahn, 2012).
Claudia Schoppmann, Days of Masquerade: Life Stories of Lesbians During the Third Reich, trans. Allison Brown (New York: Columbia University Press, 1997).
Claudia Schoppmann, “‘This Kind of Love:’ Descriptions of Lesbian Behaviour in Nazi Concentration Camps,” Getuigen tussen geschiedenis en herinnering/Testimony between history and memory (125, 2017): 82-90 (translated chapter from Schoppmann 1997).
Claudia Schoppmann, “Denounced as a Lesbian: Elli Smula (1914-1943), working woman from Berlin,” Getuigen tussen geschiedenis en herinnering/Testimony between history and memory 125 (2017): 91-94.
Pierre Seel, I, Pierre Seel, Deported Homosexual (New York: Basic Books, 1995).