Race & Racism at the University of Richmond

Article "Dean Grigg Discusses Homosexuality"

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Article "Dean Grigg Discusses Homosexuality"

Description

In this article summarizes a lecture by Dean Griggs of Richmond College in which he discussed Freudian theory to explain the presence of about 3% to 11% rate of homosexuality in the country. He further goes on to discuss suicidal tendencies in homosexual adults during their 40's and 50's because of a lack of personal and social life. According to Dean Grigg, the minimum time to cure homosexuality is two years but the treatment may go on for years. He said that the University of Richmond has the lowest incidence of homosexuality as compared to other schools such as University of Iowa and University of Texas.

Source

"Dean Grigg Discusses Homosexuality." The University of Richmond Collegian LVI, no. 18, (February 21, 1969): 2. http://collegian.richmond.edu/cgi-bin/richmond?a=d&d=COL19690221.2.11&srpos=1&e=--1914---1971--en-20--1--txt-txIN-

Publisher

The Collegian, University of Richmond

Date

1969-02-21

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English

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Coverage

Richmond (Va.)

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“Article "Dean Grigg Discusses Homosexuality",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed December 7, 2019, https://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/1681.