Die Insel (magazine, 1926–1933)

Die Insel: das Magazin der Ehelosen und Einsamen (The Island: The Magazine of the Celibate and Lonely) was a homosexual-oriented magazine published by Friedrich Radszuweit between September 1926 and March 1933.[1][2] It was the literary supplement of the Blätter für Menschenrecht (Journal for Human Rights).[3] At its height, it claimed a circulation of 150,000.[4]


  1. ^ "Die Insel: das Magazin der Ehelosen und Einsamen". Retrieved 4 January 2022.
  2. ^ Vendrell, Javier Samper (2020). Seduction of Youth: Print Culture and Homosexual Rights in the Weimar Republic. University of Toronto Press. pp. 49, 62, 63, 65, 66, 181–2n44. ISBN 978-1-4875-2503-3.
  3. ^ Webber, Andrew (9 March 2017). The Cambridge Companion to the Literature of Berlin. Cambridge University Press. ISBN 978-1-107-06200-9.
  4. ^ Tamagne, Florence (2006). A History of Homosexuality in Europe, Vol. I & II: Berlin, London, Paris; 1919-1939. Algora Publishing. p. 76. ISBN 978-0-87586-356-6.