Molly Ringwald: Pretty in Print
April 26 2010 3:10 PM ET

Molly Ringwald: Pretty in Print

Brandon Voss

Former teen queen and first-time author Molly Ringwald marvels at the abundance of gay characters in her life and the absence of gay characters in her movies.

When Charles Met Sebastian
April 23 2010 8:40 AM ET

When "Charles" Met "Sebastian"

Advocate Contributors

Book Excerpt: Mad Word: Evelyn Waugh and the Secrets of Brideshead by Paula Byrne reveals the inspiration for one of the most compelling homoerotic relationships in modern fiction.

Batting Her Lashes
April 20 2010 5:15 PM ET

Batting Her Lashes

Michelle Garcia

Fan girls and boys alike are gearing up for Batwoman's own series this November.

What To Read
April 17 2010 3:20 PM ET

What to Read: A Gay Books Primer Editors

Advocate staffers offer their suggestions for essential LGBT reading.

April 13 2010 3:10 PM ET

What’s In A Name?

Advocate Contributors

COMMENTARY: Frank Anthony Polito shares his experience going from the author of the acclaimed comic novel Band Fags! to just plain banned when Facebook deleted his fan page due to the incendiary f word.

Ara Gallant
April 10 2010 5:00 AM ET

Ara Gallant

Albert Smith

Between the mid 60's and the end of the 80's, Ara Gallant revolutionized fashion publishing as a hairstylist, makeup artist and photographer. Now, take a look behind the scenes at his best work.

Book Excerpt Classy
April 09 2010 3:45 PM ET

Advocate Contributors

To paraphrase an old adage, behind every great woman is her gay best friend. Hence Derek Blasberg's book Classy, Exceptional Advice for the Extremely Modern Lady.

The Origins of Sarah Silvermans Dirty Mouth
April 09 2010 1:55 PM ET

The Origins of Sarah Silverman's Dirty Mouth

Advocate Contributors

Book Excerpt: The Bedwetter: Stories of Courage, Redemption, and Pee by comedian Sarah Silverman — whose Comedy Central series is one of the most LGBT-inclusive on TV — is at once shockingly personal, poignant, and still pee-in-your-pants funny.

Jackie Oh
April 09 2010 5:00 AM ET

Jackie Oh

Laurie Pike

Inspiring, sexy, and popular, Jackie Warner was the next great lesbian role model. Then a scandal rocked her reality TV series. Can a new book and new series rebuild her reputation?

Here Comes the Son
April 09 2010 5:00 AM ET

Here Comes the Son

Brantley Bardin

In his humor-filled new memoir, actor Bryan Batt lovingly remembers Mama and the madcap influence she’s had on his life.

This Is Hong Kong
April 08 2010 8:50 PM ET

This Is Hong Kong

Christopher Rice

Author Christopher Rice shares his complicated, decades-long relationship with the Asian mecca, the setting for his acclaimed new novel, The Moonlit Earth.

Versaces Legacy
April 08 2010 3:40 PM ET


The Wall Street Journal’s Deborah Ball writes about the genius and garishness of Gianni Versace in a new book — the first to receive cooperation from the tumultuous Italian fashion house.

Thaid Down
March 10 2010 9:00 AM ET

Emily Drabinski

  Mac McClelland went to Thailand to live with and learn from Burmese refugees. But she ended up teaching them a thing or two—about English, the Internet, and human sexuality.