Roxane Gay on Hunger, Trauma, and the Unruly Body

“I’m at a point in my life where I’m very comfortable with my identity as a bisexual woman and I’m very proud of my identity, and I’m very open about it, and I think that being open is a real pleasure and a real privilege…”… read more

Jennifer Benka Named the Executive Director of the Academy of American Poets

What’s new in literature in the LGBT community? On June 11, 2012,  Jennifer Benka, was announced as the new Executive Director for the Academy of American Poets after years of dedication to varies sectors in nonprofit organizations. Alongside her many achievements working with nonprofit organizations, Benka has written two collections of poetry, Pinko and A… read more

[Video] Future of Queer Publishing: A Panel Discussion

UPDATED 12:22AM EST // With the process of publishing and marketing one’s book completely on its head as book commerce shifts online, authors and publishing industry professionals gather in West Hollywood to discuss the future of publishing as it effects LGBT writers and readers. Watch Part 1 of the Discussion Here. More clips will be… read more