Patti Smith’s ‘Just Kids’ Sequel

Patti Smith is already planning the sequel to her 2010 memoir Just Kids, a New York Times best-seller, Lambda Literary Award finalist, and National Book Award-winner for Nonfiction…. read more

'Far From The Tree': NPR Interviews Author Andrew Solomon

NPR interviews author Andrew Solomon about his recent book Far From The Tree,  which “explores what it’s like for parents of children who are profoundly different or likely to be stigmatized—children with down syndrome, deafness, autism, dwarfism, or who are prodigies, become criminals, or are conceived in rape.”… read more

Keeping Up with the Gays of DC and Marvel : New York Comic Con

Comic book and graphic novel fans are taking to the streets this weekend for New York’s annual Comic Con festival. Over the past decade comic books have introduced an increasing number openly gay and lesbian characters, including Batwoman (Kathy Kane), the Green Lantern (Alan Scott), the Avenger’s Lightspeed (Julie Power), and many many more. Check… read more

Justin Torres is Selected for "5 under 35"

A congratulations is in order for 2007 Lambda Literary Fellow Justin Torres who has just been announced as an honoree for this year’s 5 Under 35—a National Book Foundation program which “honors five young fiction writers selected by past National Book Award Winners and Finalists.” Torres, a Stegner Fellow and graduate of the Iowa Writers’… read more