LGBT Students at Hogwarts? 'But of Course,' Says J.K. Rowling
December 18 2014 2:29 PM ET

'But of Course' There Were LGBT Students at Hogwarts

Trudy Ring

And Harry Potter taught us that 'no one should live in a closet,' the author says.

December 17 2014 6:33 AM ET

On Raw Sex, Raw Sadness, and Raw Fun

PHOTOS: Bare and Banned
December 11 2014 5:00 AM ET

PHOTOS: Bare and Banned

Christopher Harrity

Michael Stokes makes beautifully sexy photos. But his erotic and controversial images of Marine veteran amputees have both delighted and enraged fans.

12 Great Gifts for LGBT Graphic Novel Lover
December 10 2014 4:00 AM ET

12 Great Gifts for the LGBT Graphic Novel Lover

Jacob Anderson-Minshall

Here are the 2014 graphic novels that make the season’s best gifts.

Photos from Ryan McGinley: 'You and I'
December 08 2014 4:00 AM ET

Photos from Ryan McGinley: You and I

Christopher Harrity

The good news is that Ryan McGinley's You and I has been reprinted. That's it. There is no bad news.

The Art of Maurice Heerdink
December 03 2014 6:00 AM ET

The Art of Maurice Heerdink

Christopher Harrity

A new book by artist Maurice Heerdink weds Dutch precision with the sensual influences of classic Italian painting.

Award-Winning Author Jacqueline Woodson Responds to Racist Joke
November 29 2014 1:55 PM ET

Author of Brown Girl Dreaming Responds to Racist Joke

Michelle Garcia

The incident illustrates the glaring lack of diversity in the publishing industry, says Woodson and ALA president Courtney Young.

Richard Blanco Talks Pilgrims, Poetry, and His Princely New Memoir
November 27 2014 4:30 AM ET

Richard Blanco Talks Pilgrims and Poetry

Daniel Reynolds

The gay inaugural poet shares insights on identity, immigration, and his new coming-of-age memoir, The Prince of Los Cocuyos.

Book Excerpt: Richard Blanco's First 'San Giving'
November 27 2014 2:30 AM ET

My First 'San Giving' Editors

The first out inaugural poet shares a childhood memory of a Thanksgiving Day with a Cuban twist in his new memoir, The Prince of Los Cocuyos.

20 Great Gifts for the Aurally Fixated
November 26 2014 8:15 AM ET

20 Great Gifts for the Aurally Fixated

Diane Anderson-Minshall

From British cozies to gay macho erotica, there's something for everyone in this list of terrific audio books.

Op-ed: Finding 'Queer' Through Leslie Feinberg's 'Stone Butch Blues'
November 26 2014 5:00 AM ET

Op-ed: Finding 'Queer' Through Leslie Feinberg's Stone Butch Blues

Daisy Hernández

Memoirist Daisy Hernández, in tribute to the late author and activist Leslie Feinberg, recalls the words and places that Feinberg's classic novel evokes for her.

5 James Baldwin Quotes That Foreshadowed Ferguson
November 25 2014 1:04 PM ET

5 James Baldwin Quotes Foreshadowing Ferguson 

Daniel Reynolds

Several pundits and publications have referenced the gay and black writer, whose words remain relevant in describing race issues in America.