Gay Baseball Perverse Painters and the Religious Right on The Advocate Bookshelf
September 27 2012 4:00 AM ET

Bookshelf: Gay Baseball, Perverse Painters, and Religious Right

Diane Anderson-Minshall

Back to school brings a host of offbeat books to the shelves, including the memoir of an influential gay painter, a love story between a gay man and baseball, and the tale of a lesbian teen who wants to go to prom.

Anne Rice Teases Facebook Fans on Lestat Return
September 26 2012 9:43 PM ET

Anne Rice Teases Facebook Fans on Lestat Return

Neal Broverman

Beloved author Anne Rice teased fans with two cryptic Facebook messages earlier this week concerning the bisexual hero of many of her books, Lestat de Lioncourt.

Author Conversation With Jennifer Lavoie and Del Darcy Talking Gay Boys in Sports
September 25 2012 8:27 PM ET

Authors on Gay Boys in Sports

Sunnivie Brydum

Two female first-time authors tackle teenage sexuality among gay boys on and off the playing field in Fair Catch and Andy Squared.

Bret Easton Ellis Lobs Another Tweet for Your Outrage
September 23 2012 7:54 PM ET

Bret Easton Ellis Lobs Yet Another Tweet for Your Outrage

Lucas Grindley

A tweet in response to Bret Easton Ellis's latest alarming comment probably sums it up best: "BRET IS BACK!"

Lesbian Authors on Alcoholism Abuse and Acceptance
September 18 2012 3:00 AM ET

Lesbian Authors on Alcoholism, Abuse, and Acceptance

Sunnivie Brydum

Marianne K. Martin, author of The Indelible Heart, and Joan Opyr, author of Shaken and Stirred, reflect on the power of humor in overcoming life's tragedies. 

Lesbian Author Tackles LGBT Youth Homelessness
August 30 2012 4:00 AM ET

Author Lyndsey D'Arcangelo Tackles LGBT Homelessness

Camille Beredjick

Is Lyndsey D'Arcangelo the new Judy Blume?

Stephanie Schroeder Discusses New Memoir
August 30 2012 3:00 AM ET

Writer Talks Sex, Lies, and Suicide

Camille Beredjick

Writer Stephanie Schroeder speaks about her debut memoir on mental illness, queer relationships, and three suicide attempts.

Great New Tome Celebrates Drag Performers Around the Globe
August 28 2012 6:00 AM ET

A Look at the World's Drag Performers

Diane Anderson-Minshall

Christopher Logan's d.r.a.g. boasts 160 fascinating photos.

Mother of Transgender Toddler Gets a Lesson in Love
August 16 2012 6:30 AM ET

Mother of Transgender Toddler Gets a Lesson in Love

Tracie Stratton

When the author's fourth daughter insisted as a toddler that she was really a boy, it took years to figure out that he was really right.

Author Sarah Luddington Harassed for Writing A Bisexual Lancelot
August 13 2012 5:03 PM ET

Author Harassed for Writing A Bisexual Lancelot

Nazly Siadate

After releasing her Arthurian fantasy series, The Knights of Camelot, author Sarah Luddington has become the victim of a homophobic campaign for interpreting the main protagonist as bisexu