Michaela Jae Rodriguez
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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 entertainer, author, and "original Mrs. Maisel" reveals she’s lived a full and amazing life.

November 10 2021 8:19 AM

“At the end of the day, they do not have the right to deny me my truth; they don't have the right to deny anyone their true story," author George M. Johnson tells The Advocate.

November 09 2021 10:53 AM

The author who began his career at The Advocate outdoes himself in a delightfully perverse new offering.

November 04 2021 8:59 AM

The activist and grandson of the Hollywood legend details his first gay sexual experience in his new memoir, A Tale of Two Omars. Read an exclusive excerpt here.

October 28 2021 7:42 PM

For all the progress LGBTQ+ people have made, we've done a remarkably bad job at demystifying bisexuality.

October 26 2021 11:20 AM

The American ice dancer captures a turning point in figure skating with her new memoir.

October 22 2021 4:11 PM

The activist and ACT UP veteran has released a long-awaited memoir. 

October 12 2021 4:48 PM
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