International Journal of Sexuality and Gender Studies

, Volume 2, Issue 1, pp 65–76

“The Many Faces of Bisexuality”: The 4th International Bisexual Symposium

  • B. C. Roberts

DOI: 10.1023/A:1026341216421

Cite this article as:
Roberts, B.C. International Journal of Sexuality and Gender Studies (1997) 2: 65. doi:10.1023/A:1026341216421


The importance of “diversity” to bisexual politics is discussed. Given the constituency of bisexual communities, the notion of diversity includes not only those social markers of difference, but also the different ways in which bisexuality is experienced and expressed. An encapsulation of the 4th International Bisexual Symposium (IBIS) suggests how, and to what extent, the diversity among bisexuals is addressed.

diversitysocial differencesexperiential differencesbehavioridentity

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© Human Sciences Press, Inc. 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • B. C. Roberts
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Cinema Studies, Tisch School of the ArtsNew York UniversityNew York