Monthly Archives: May 2011

Be my traveling companion, partner, or honey schnookums: The Lammy Awards!

On Thursday night, some of the best and brightest in glbtq lit celebrated the 23rd Annual Lambda Literary Awards. Highlights for me:   Lea DeLaria (pronounced like malaria). The perfect master of ceremonies in all of the ways that really … Continue reading

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New York Book Week, the Pink Edition: And the Lammie’s!

Awards season keeps on rolling with the GLAAD Media Awards on Saturday, May 14 honoring recipients in 32 media categories, including: Outstanding Film – Wide Release The Kids Are All Right (Focus Features) Am I the only one who didn’t … Continue reading

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I Am a Woman: Sappho and Ann Bannon

The woman who seemed to start it all remains a mystery but here are some Sappho links of interest in anticipation of book club: 1) For Sappho’s Leap by Erica Jong Reviews: USA Today The Guardian (check out thatUK cover!) … Continue reading

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Everybody draws the line somewhere: Desert Hearts, Pub Triangle Award Winners, and my favorite publisher on LGBT Lit

It’s hard to believe it took me until last week to finally watch Desert Hearts. And I liked it—total pulp romance fun with a hot little sex scene (though nothing beats Mulholland Drive!). It’s easy to be flippant about it … Continue reading

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