Andrew Solomon: How the worst moments in our lives make us who we are
Writer Andrew Solomon has spent his career telling stories of the hardships of others. Now he turns inward, bringing us into a childhood of adversity, while also spinning tales of the courageous peopl...
Connection Failed: An Analysis of Christopher Isherwood’s [A Single Man]
Failure is found at the heart of many great works of fiction. It is a common motif used to spark an emotional connection, sympathy, and at times, anger. Failure is not only the heart of Christopher Is...
Stephen Fry on God | The Meaning Of Life
The Meaning of Life with Gay Byrne
Charles R. Jackson
Charles Reginald Jackson (April 6, 1903 – September 21, 1968) was an American author, widely known for his 1944 novel The Lost Weekend.
Charles R. Jackson was born in Summit, New Je...
Magick (Aleister Crowley)
Magick, in the context of Aleister Crowley's Thelema, is a term used to differentiate the occult from stage magic and is defined as "the Science and Art of causing Change to occur in conformity with W...
Magick (Aleister Crowley) - Wikipedia
Andrew Solomon: How the worst moments in our lives make us who we are
Writer Andrew Solomon has spent his career telling stories of the hardships of others. Now he turns inward, bringing us into a childhood of adversity, while also spinning tales of the courageous peopl...
Connection Failed: An Analysis of Christopher Isherwood’s [A Single Man]
Failure is found at the heart of many great works of fiction. It is a common motif used to spark an emotional connection, sympathy, and at times, anger. Failure is not only the heart of Christopher Is...
Sybille Bedford
Sybille Bedford, OBE (16 March 1911 – 17 February 2006) was a German-born English writer. Many of her works are partly autobiographical. Julia Neuberger proclaimed her "the finest woman writer o...
Sybille Bedford - Wikipedia
Rob Byrnes
Rob Byrnes is a 21st-century gay American, novelist and blogger, whose fiction focuses primarily on gay men and other sexual minorities.In 2011, he was elected to the Executive Council of the Internat...
Severna Park (writer)
Severna Park (born 1958) is a science fiction author and winner of the Nebula Award for Best Short Story (The Cure For Everything, 2001). Her first novel, Speaking Dreams from 1992, was a Lambda Lite...
Forman Brown
Forman Brown (1901–1996) was one of the world's leaders in puppet theatre in his day, as well as an important early gay novelist. He was a member of the Yale Puppeteers and the driving force behind T...
Chris Colfer
Christopher Paul "Chris" Colfer (born May 27, 1990) is an American actor, singer, author and producer. He is known for his portrayal of Kurt Hummel on the television series Glee. Colfer's portrayal of...
Chris Colfer - Wikipedia
Caitlín R. Kiernan
Caitlín Rebekah Kiernan (born 26 May 1964) is the author of science fiction and dark fantasy works, including ten novels; many comic books; and more than two hundred published short stories, novellas,...
Caitlín R. Kiernan - Wikipedia
Richard Lipez
Richard Lipez (born November 30, 1938 in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania) is an openly gay American journalist and mystery author. Richard currently resides in Massachusetts. He is best known for his Donald...
Simone de Beauvoir Prize
The Simone de Beauvoir Prize (French: Prix Simone de Beauvoir pour la liberté des femmes) is an international human rights prize for women's freedom, awarded since 2008 to individuals or groups fi...
Victor J. Banis
Victor J. Banis (born 1937) is an American author, often associated with the first wave of west coast gay writing. For his contributions he has been called "the godfather of modern popular gay fiction...
Victor J. Banis - Wikipedia
Stacey D'Erasmo
Stacey D'Erasmo (born 1961) is an American novelist and literary critic.
D'Erasmo was born in 1961 in New York City. She received a B.A. from Barnard College and an M.A. from New York University i...
Ken Shakin
Ken Shakin (born 1959 in New York City) is a writer of underground transgressive fiction."Love Sucks" was first published in 1997 by Gay Men's Press, a pioneer in LGBT fiction, and "The Cure For Sodom...
Steven Saylor
Steven Saylor (born March 23, 1956) is an American author of historical novels. He is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, where he studied history and classics.Saylor's best-known work is...
Steven Saylor - Wikipedia
W. Somerset Maugham
William Somerset Maugham CH (/ˈmɔːm/ MAWM; 25 January 1874 – 16 December 1965) was a British playwright, novelist and short story writer. He was among the most popular writers of his era and repu...
W. Somerset Maugham - Wikipedia
Nicola Griffith
Nicola Griffith (/ˈnɪkələ ˈɡrɪfɪð/; born 30 September 1960 in Yorkshire, England) is a British-American author, editor and essayist. Griffith has won a Nebula Award, the James Tiptree, Jr. Award, the ...
Nicola Griffith - Wikipedia
Merle Miller
Merle Dale Miller (May 17, 1919 – June 10, 1986) was an American writer, novelist, and best-selling author who came out of the closet in an article in the New York Times Magazine on January 17, 1...
Jovette Marchessault
Jovette Marchessault (February 9, 1938 – December 31, 2012) was a Canadian writer and artist from Quebec, who worked in a variety of literary and artistic domains including novels, poetry, playwrighti...
Delia Sherman
Cordelia Caroline Sherman (born 1951, Tokyo, Japan), known professionally as Delia Sherman, is a fantasy writer and editor. Her novel The Porcelain Dove won the Mythopoeic Fantasy Award. She lives in ...
Delia Sherman - Wikipedia
Amber Dawn
Amber Dawn is a Canadian writer, who won the 2012 Dayne Ogilvie Prize, presented by the Writers' Trust of Canada to an emerging lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender writer.A writer, filmmaker, and pe...
Alberto Manguel
Alberto Manguel (born 1948 in Buenos Aires) is an Argentine-born Canadian anthologist, translator, essayist, novelist and editor. He is the author of numerous non-fiction books such as The Dictionary ...
Alberto Manguel - Wikipedia