The Advocate July/Aug 2022
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If the only lesbian book you’ve heard about is The Price of Salt—popularized through the 2015 film Carol—then you’re seriously missing out. The genre is expansive in theme and history, ranging from Sappho’s poems to pulp novels in the 40s, vampire stories, diaries of aristocratic women, poetry, graphic novels, and more. Learn more about the works of Audre Lorde, Alison Bechdel, Sarah Waters, and others, as this thriving genre evolves into new territories while still celebrating the beauty of love between women.

Her famous works included Riverfinger Women and Beyond the Pale.

August 08 2022 8:18 PM

The Vinton Public Library has been open since the early 1900s, but recent anti-LGBTQ+ attitudes from the community led to its closing.

July 14 2022 6:20 PM

The now-rejected Montana library logo represented a prism and the distribution of knowledge, according to a representative from the firm who designed it.

July 14 2022 5:15 PM

Trans feminist Julia Serano’s latest book aims to sever sex from stigma.

July 13 2022 9:00 AM

The group of mothers was upset about a special Pride display of LGBTQ-themed books in the children's section of a library in Connecticut.

July 11 2022 10:52 AM

The groundbreaking politician chats with The Advocate about her inspiring new memoir, Burn the Page

July 08 2022 8:00 AM