Why Is Lynn Breedlove Freaking Out?

On The Comedy of Marginalization and the Empowerment of Camp Lynn Breedlove won the Lambda Literary Award this year in the Trans category for Lynnee Breedlove’s One Freak Show (reviewed here for Lambda Literary), the published version of his comedic, punk-infused stage show of the same name. Perhaps best known for his time in homopunk… read more

'The Beaufort Diaries' by T Cooper

T Cooper’s latest book tells a pretty average tale: boy leaves home, goes to Hollywood, makes it big, loses big, moves to New York, struggles, and overcomes. It’s studded with A-list stars, sexy ladies, hard drugs, Scientology, and life lessons. It’s nothing you couldn’t find in the gossip rags—except that the protagonist, Beaufort, is a… read more

'Deflowered: My Life in Pansy Division' by Jon Ginoli

DEFLOWERED: My Life in Pansy Division By Jon Ginoli Cleis Press ISBN: 9781573443432 Paperback, $16.95, 288p Lambda Award Finalist Pansy Division, one of the first out gay punk bands, is known for its in-your-face lyrics and explicit queer content. This first-person account of the band’s rise to fame by singer-songwriter Jon Ginoli reads like listening… read more