Tim Federle's The Great American Whatever is delightful on the ears.
"I think it’s important that we teach young queer people that this community is far bigger than what the mainstream might tell them and show them."
Head here to purchase Dark Rites on Amazon or here to visit Jeremy Jordan King's website. The Huffington Post chatted with
"It's in literature that true life can be found," Nobel Prize-winning author Gao Xingjian was once quoted as saying. The
New York's Oscar Wilde Bookshop, which opened in 1967 and was previously the nation's oldest bookstore dedicated to LGBT
Shapiro casts aside much of the superficial glitz associated with the stage in favor of a no-nonsense, true-to-life look at these women and their varied careers, bravely emphasizing their struggles as much as their triumphs.
Author Michelle Theall hopes her new autobiography, Teaching the Cat To Sit: A Memoir, leaves readers with "a measure of
"People reach an age... where somebody else's platform is no longer yours," he said, referring to the conservative values
"We didn't have any LGBT list at all when I started as acquisitions editor [at the University of Wisconsin Press], but the real leap for us was incorporating more trade titles into our list.... And once I got the OK to do trade titles, I just saw so many strong LGBT titles going unpublished."
While A Horse Named Sorrow is a meditative tale set in San Francisco, Faun focuses on an adolescent boy discovering that his body is quickly morphing, but not into the expected stage of puberty. Healey was able to take some time with me to discuss his work and inspirations.
In 2009 Stephen Bottum began asking authors to share their favorite LGBT reads of the year, in all genres, leading to the creation of an annual author survey of the best LGBT books of the year. His list for 2012 has just been released, and he graciously took time to speak with me.
As an acclaimed author, theorist and queer advocate, Bornstein's groundbreaking books on postmodern gender theory include
Queer Pollen: White Seduction, Black Male Homosexuality, and the Cinematic by David A. Gerstner, released March 1, 2011. According