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To start PEP-Easy without first opening your browser–just as you would start a mobile app, you can save a shortcut to your home screen.

First, in Chrome or Safari, depending on your platform, open PEP-Easy from  You want to be on the default start screen, so you have a clean workspace.

Then, depending on your mobile device…follow the instructions below:


  1. Tap on the share icon  Action navigation bar and tab bar icon
  2. In the bottom list, tap on ‘Add to home screen’
  3. In the “Add to Home” confirmation “bubble”, tap “Add”

On Android:

  1. Tap on the Chrome menu (Vertical Ellipses)
  2. Select “Add to Home Screen” from the menu


For the complete list of tips, see PEP-Web Tips on the PEP-Web support page.

Corbett, K. (1996). Homosexual Boyhood: Notes on Girlyboys. Gender and Psychoanalysis, 1(4):429-461.

(1996). Gender and Psychoanalysis, 1(4):429-461

Homosexual Boyhood: Notes on Girlyboys Related Papers

Ken Corbett, Ph.D.

This essay is an inaugural effort to conceive of homosexual boyhood. It focuses in particular on a subset of homosexual boys, parodically called “girlyboys,” whose mixed feminine-masculine gender experience moves beyond the conventional categories of masculinity and femininity. These boys have often been cast from the realm of “gender health” through the reluctance of psychologists and psychiatrists to recognize the actuality of gender variance and crossgendered identifications within the domain of mental health. Propelling and commingling with efforts to capture the subjectivity of girlyboys (largely through clinical material) is a discussion of the need for integration in human life. A call is made to retain concepts such as psychic structure and ego integration, and apply them to reimagine psychic developments that are free from the determinisms that psychoanalysts have so readily fallen back upon to account for human development.

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