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Shards On the Tip of the Tongue :: A Chat with 'Mouthquake' Author Daniel Allen Cox

BOOKS | By Obed Medina | Sep 23
In his new novel "Mouthquake," Daniel Allen Cox asks whether (and how) we can be certain of our memories -- and, therefore, of ourselves. EDGE chatted recently with Canada's poet in residence of queer literature.

Library Group A Leader in LGBT Books

NATIONAL | By Matthew S. Bajko | Jun 6
Originally established in the early 1990s by the Publishing Triangle as National Lesbian and Gay Book Month, this year marks the first commemoration of the 30-day promotion under the ALA's auspices.

New Release for Hot Gay Book Series 'Boystown'

BOOKS | By Mike Halterman | May 9
As the third season of Boystown is becoming available for purchase this month, author Jake Biondi has some good news to share about his plans for the series on the small screen.

Former Stripper Matt Converse Pens Gay Erotic Thriller

BOOKS | By David-Elijah Nahmod | May 2
Matt Converse was once a stripper at The Nob Hill Theater, San Francisco's premiere gay adult entertainment emporium. That experience, and his fondness for the horror genre, led to his new novella "Behind the Velvet Curtain."

Authors Praise Rise in LGBT-Themed Kids' Books

NATIONAL | By Chris Hunqueriza | Apr 5
Twenty-five years ago, Leslea Newman published a book about a child and her two moms. Since then, many books have been released with LGBT themes or authored by out writers.

Hotspots Profiles 'Boystown,' A Hot New Book Series

BOOKS | By Mike Halterman | Feb 28
"Boystown," featuring both straight and gay characters, is a series of novels following the live, loves, and affairs of a group of people living in Chicago's Boystown area. HotSpots spoke with author Jake Biondi.

Westward Ho(mo): Gold Rush Gays

CULTURE | By Michael Flanagan | Nov 23
Exactly how wild was the Wild West in San Francisco? One thing which seems clear from paintings and drawings of the 19th century is that there was a lot of same-sex dancing going on.

Queer Comics: A Few of Comic Books' More Groundbreaking LGBT Characters

CULTURE | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Oct 19
Just who's who and who's gay in the four-color world of comics? The question is sometimes open to interpretation, but increasingly just open as gay superheroes emerge from the closet.

LGBT History Month :: Freddie Mercury and Armistead Maupin

CULTURE | By Mike Halterman | Oct 12
October is LGBT History Month. Each week throughout the month, Hotspots will be profiling two of the people named to Equality Forum's LGBT History Month icon list, to showcase the great things LGBT people have done, and are doing.

Robert Patrick: One of Nation's Oldest Gay Playwrights on Being Part of Theater History

THEATRE | By Henrik Eger | Oct 10
Robert Patrick is the author of "Kennedy's Children" and "The Haunted Host," one of America's oldest gay plays, now celebrating its 50th anniversary. He opens up about his colorful past in this interview.

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