Author Conversation Annameekee Hesik Jeremy Jordan King

Love, Labels, and YA Literature for Queer Kids

In this exclusive author conversation, two out authors with new young adult books reflect on the important queer literature and real-life scenarios that inspired them.

Bookshelf Five Great Overlooked Lesbian Books From 2012

5 Great Overlooked Lesbian Books

Every so often a great book about queer women goes overlooked, much to readers' chagrin.

Lee Lynch and Lori Lake on Lesbian Mystery, Police Raids, and Fairy Godmothers

Lee Lynch and Lori Lake on Lesbian Mystery, Police Raids, and Fairy Godmothers

Legendary literary pioneer Lee Lynch and mystery novelist Lori L. Lake wax poetic about creating compelling characters, writing for a mainstream audience, and the importance of those lesbian scribes who came before them.

Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore and Sassafras Lowrey Discuss the Queer Margins

Authors Tackle the Queer Margins

Sassafras Lowrey, author of Roving Pack, a novel set in an underground world of homeless queer teens, talks to Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore, the editor of Why Are Faggots So Afraid of Faggots? Flaming Challenges to Masculinity, Objectification, and the Desire to Conform.

Watch the Story of a Straight Man Who Lived as Gay For a Year

WATCH: The Coming Out Story That Made a Straight Man Live as Gay for a Year

The author of a new book, who spent a year posing as a gay man, has one of the most impressive stories of how coming out can change the world.

Book Excerpt: From the Closet to the Altar

Photos of Growing Up Gay

Photos of Growing Up Gay

Born This Way: Real Stories of Growing Up Gay documents the LGBT experience through heartfelt, campy childhood photos, and hits bookstands today.

WATCH John Waters Read a Sexy Passage From Lady Chatterleys Lover

WATCH: John Waters Read a Sexy Passage From Lady Chatterley's Lover

Filmmaking legend John Waters, who's broken so many taboos himself, recently read aloud from Lady Chatterley's Lover, the work of another gay innovator.

Graphic Novelist Writes Book for Kids After Dying Wish From Gay Brother

Novelist Writes Kids' Book After Gay Brother's Dying Wish

When Brad Brown was dying of AIDS, he asked his brother for one little favor.

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