Tagged:All posts tagged: gay

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Videos

Garrard Conley on Identity and Surviving Conversion Therapy

Garrard Conley, author of Boy Erased, discusses his experiences with gay conversion therapy, and gives advice to those struggling to find their identity.

Writing

Trick of the Trope: Writing A Queer Romance That Shatters Norms

Santino Hassell offers some insight on writing a queer romance novel that isn't problematic, and subverting the norms of the romance genre altogether.

Illustrations

From James Baldwin to Rita Mae Brown: 11 Champions of Gay Rights

In honor of Pride Month, we're taking a look at writers and poets who used their work, life, and influence to be a voice for gay rights and LGBT advocacy.

News

Inside a Pearl: Edmund White in Paris with a Dear Friend to the End

Edmund White creates a beautiful portrait of his friendship with Marie-Claude de Brunhoff in his new memoir, 'Inside a Pearl: My Years in Paris.'

News

Fabulous and Fearless: A Roundup of True LGBT Stories for Pride Week

Forty-two years ago this week, activists launched the first Pride march to commemorate the Stonewall Riots of the prior year, when gay bar patrons had taken a stand against targeted police brutality. Pride Week (June 16 - 24, 2012) has since become a time for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender to rejoice in their triumphs and remember their struggles (and maybe break out a little body glitter). This list features books that provide a window into the diverse history the LGBT community, and into some very relatable gay, lesbian, and transgender lives.