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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.

Better Than Fiction :: William J. Mann on Murder and Mayhem in 'Tinseltown'

MOVIES | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 25
Wiliam J. Mann has written novels, and he's written biographies; he's explored dramatic fiction, and he's produced well-researched histories. Now he brings both those fields of expertise together in the real-life murder mystery "Tinseltown."

Jim Provenzano's Tales Of Love

BOOKS | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Aug 17
Author Jim Provenzano is a hopeless romantic. He's also a staunch advocate for people with disabilities. He brings those two elements together in "Every Time I Think of You" and its just-published sequel, "Message of Love."

Celebrating Charles Warren Stoddard

BOOKS | By Peter Garland | Aug 12
Charles Warren Stoddard (1843-1909) might be called the George Washington of the gay movement in San Francisco, for he published the first relatively open homosexual novel.

Two Cubans Talking :: A Conversation with Johnny Diaz

BOOKS | By Jesse Monteagudo | Aug 9
Johnny Diaz chats about his fifth novel, the newly published "Looking for Providence."

Edmund White Talks Gay Rights and HIV in America

CELEBRITIES | By Jeromy Carpenter | May 18
Edmund White is a prolific writer and an icon of the gay rights movement and the fight for equality for those living with HIV in America today. We discussed his books, his life and his thoughts on the gay rights movement and the HIV-positive community.

Killing His Darlings :: ’Boystown’ Scribe Marshall Thornton on ’Murder Book’

BOOKS | By Kilian Melloy | May 9
A series of mystery novels centered around a gay sleuth that delivers both thrills and heartbreak is like the Spanish Inquisition: To reference Monty Python, no one expects it. Author Marshall Thornton chatted with EDGE about the new novel, "Murder Book."

At Last, Kevin Killian’s ’Spreadeagle’

BOOKS | By John F. Karr | May 2
Describing Kevin Killian’s novel "Spreadeagle" as long-awaited isn’t, for once, a cliche. He started writing it in 1990, and even when he thought he’d finished the book, he found it facing a long and beleaguered road to publication.

Book Explores Space Between Disability, Identity

BOOKS | By Leanne Italie | Nov 21
Gay, dyslexic and the survivor of near-death depression, writer Andrew Solomon has been acutely aware of his differences for most of his 49 years.

Gay Activist & Poet William Brandon Lacy Campos Dies at 35

CULTURE | By Jason St. Amand | Nov 15
The LGBT community mourns the loss of gay rights activist, poet and author William Brandon Lacy Campos who died last week at the age of 35.

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