The Queeriodic Table

A Celebration of LGBTQ+ Culture

  • Imprint: Summersdale
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 128
  • Price: £9.99
  • Publication date: 10 January 2019
  • ISBN: 9781786857521

About the book

Celebrate the richness of modern queer culture and its vast history with this fascinating introduction to all the essential elements that helped sculpt the LGBTQ+ community up to the present day, including:

  • the amazing stories of queer pioneers like Marsha P. Johnson, celebrities, game-changers and unsung heroes alike
  • the essential LGBTQ+ timeline of queer world history
  • the biggest queer culture festivals and events in the world
  • classic works of queer art, literature, music, TV and film

This cheerful collection shines a light on the rich variety of elements that form The Queeriodic Table.

About the author

Harriet Dyer is a freelance writer and editor with a passionate interest in women's rights.


'a delightful little book that is small on size but big on content... In essence, this celebratory book is a fascinating overview of queer culture in a small, colorful, and inviting format.'

The Advocate Magazine

'an intelligent volume of facts… why it’s simply queeriodic!'

Rage Magazine, May 2019

'The author Harriet Dyer goes far beyond the abbreviation to explore key vocabulary, figures, historical markers and artistic works, all packaged in cheery graphics and clear, conversational language.'

The New York Times