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Fave Five: Queer Vampires

Better Off Red by Rebekah Weatherspoon

Hemovore by Jordan Castillo Price

Wander This World by G.L. Tomas

Desire at Dawn by Fiona Zedde

The Gilda Stories by Jewelle Gomez

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Spotlight: Jewelle Gomez

     Hobart Book Village Festival of Women Writers welcomes back Jewelle Gomez, incomparable writer and activist, who is celebrating the 25th anniversary of her double Lambda Award-winning collection, THE GILDA STORIES. 269 more words

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The Gilda Stories

Vampires in literature are often portrayed as pale male creatures lurking on the edge of society seeking to seduce and destroy. It is rare to find a novel that reflects vampires of color, vampires who are women, or vampires who are same gender loving. 660 more words

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Sunday Shorts - "Equality," edited by Paul Alan Fahey

One of the nice things about being in a collection or an anthology is the ability to discuss the other pieces in the book, and to rub elbows—if in a nonliteral but literary way—with authors both known and unknown to me. 797 more words

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Femme Friday -- Jewelle Gomez

I have here on my desk a signed copy of the 25th Anniversary Edition of Jewelle Gomez’s novel, The Gilda Stories, a treasure in 1991 when it was first published, and a treasure still. 484 more words

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