Book Excerpt: From Here To Eternity The Restored Edition
June 21 2011 5:00 AM ET

Book Excerpt: The Restored Edition

James Jones

James Jones's classic 1951 novel chronicled life on an Army base in Hawaii just before the bombing of Pearl Harbor as realistically as the era would allow. Now the censored passages that honestly depict homosexuality in the military have been restored.

Book Excerpt Mogul
June 16 2011 5:55 AM ET

Book Excerpt:  

Terrance Dean

BOOK EXCERPT: The author who once wrote about his own affairs with hip-hop's titans is taking a creative look at one man's rise to money and power as he falls in love.

Walt Whitman Poet Shaman
May 29 2011 10:50 AM ET

Walt Whitman, Poet-Shaman Editors

In his new book Walt Whitman: Shamanism, Spiritual Democracy, and the World Soul, Jungian writer Steven B. Herrmann delves into the inner development, the bi-erotic imagination, and the shamanism of America’s seminal bard.

Writers Honored at Lammys
May 27 2011 1:15 PM ET

Writers Honored at Lammys Editors

With comedian Lea DeLaria as master of ceremonies, leading LGBT writers including Edward Albee and Val McDermid were honored at the Lambda Literary Awards Thursday night.

Interview David Levithan
May 19 2011 12:55 PM ET

David Levithan's New Read

Advocate Contributors

With Will Grayson, Will Grayson, David Levithan scores the first teen book with a gay main character to hit the New York Times bestseller list — something he says ten years ago was exhibit #1 of the world falling apart.

Deep Focus
May 18 2011 3:00 AM ET

Deep Focus

Advocate Contributors

It’s a Vito Russo renaissance as the late activist and author of The Celluloid Closet is explored in a comprehensive new biography and documentary.

Reading is Fundamental
May 17 2011 3:00 AM ET

Reading is Fundamental

Advocate Contributors

While gay literature thrives in some quarters, another venerable gay bookstore closes; is it as simple as blaming Amazon?

I Advocate Geri Jewell
April 13 2011 3:00 AM ET

I Advocate...Geri Jewell

Advocate Contributors

Here’s what former Facts of Life star Geri Jewell, whose memoir I’m Walking as Straight as I Can is now in bookstores, is passionate about this month.

Bio Details Malcolm Xs Gay Life
April 05 2011 2:10 PM ET

Bio Details Malcolm X's Gay Life Editors

A new biography discusses slain civil rights leader Malcolm X's “early homosexual relationship with a white businessman.”

Meredith Baxters Family Ties
March 10 2011 4:20 PM ET

Her Family Ties

Ross von Metzke

Actress and author Meredith Baxter discusses her new book, Untied, why she would have preferred to come out in the classifieds, and what she really meant when she called her abusive ex-husband a "good guy."

Jodi Picoults Song for You
March 09 2011 4:20 PM ET

Jodi Picoult's Song For You

Advocate Contributors

Best-selling author Jodi Picoult's latest novel tells the story of a lesbian couple struggling to conceive. But Sing You Home took a personal turn when her 17-year-old son came out while she was writing the book.

You Can Almost Touch It
March 09 2011 4:00 AM ET

You Can Almost Touch It

Matthew Breen

Enhancing a popular book about giant phalluses meant finding a way to make those appendages leap off the page.

Charles Perez Getting the Last Word
February 22 2011 5:05 PM ET

Charles Perez: Getting the Last Word

Neal Broverman

Charles Perez, the former television anchor and talk show host, has a new memoir that pulls no punches. Perez talks to The Advocate about Confessions of a Gay Anchorman, and why many TV journalists are stuck in the closet.