The Death of a Farang in 1965

We stumbled onto an academic paper with info on the unusual death of Darrell Berrigan, editor of the Bangkok World, and how local newspapers in 1965 reported the news: An American Death in Bangkok: The Murder of Darrell Berrigan and the Hybrid Origins of Gay Identity in 1960s Thailand
It's full of academic double-talk about gays, but there's lots of interesting tidbits like: ...a dated term, jikko denoted a smartly dressed, slick-haired urban hoodlum who imitated the nonconformist style of 1950s and 1960s Hollywood screen heroes such as James Dean, Marlon Brando, and Elvis Presley...
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