Stuck Rubber Baby
In the 1960s American South, a young gas station attendant named Toland Polk is rejected from the Army draft for admitting 'homosexual tendencies,' and falls in with a close-knit group of young locals yearning to break from the conformity of their hometown through civil rights activism, folk music, and gay-friendly nightclubs.
Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Family member death; Race discrimination; Gay/Lesbian; death of mother; death of a father; racism; prejudice; segregation; gay; gay adult
mother and father
Rainbow List, 2011 Graphic Novels
civil rights; friendships; relationships; pregnancy; Army; military draft; homophobia; activism
Cruse, Howard, "Stuck Rubber Baby" (2010). Diverse Families. 1716.