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.

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

From Roosevelt to Clinton, gay men served among the highest ranks in a covert world of secrecy and political intrigue.

July 07 2022 11:40 AM

"There is so much more work to be done in this country," the acclaimed writer says.

July 05 2022 11:37 AM

The actor opens up about being out as a teenager before Hollywood forced him back into the closet. 

June 21 2022 2:04 PM

The writer speaks with fellow queer author Alex Espinoza to discuss his book Dear Queer Self: An Experiment in Memoir.

June 16 2022 12:52 PM