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Gore Vidal, about his nephew, who died of AIDS: “We should try to recall that the victims of this plague have often had splendid lives. And, certainly, they did a lot else other than die


Michael Nava, Mexican-American homosexualist author of Mexican-American-homosexualist mystery novels


In All Out, a dual autobiography with his dad Kevin, young 21st-century gay ginger Alex Newman shows his life story is exactly the same as most gay boys’ from time immemorial


Brian Abrams has written a classic of the oral-history genre


Jeff Mann’s Cub has the best blurb ever


Gengoroh Tagame (and compère Anne Ishii) were terribly charming at Toronto Comic Arts Festival 2015


Canadian hacks must not forget Sid Adilman, who germinated dozens of journalistic careers, including my own


I did not know one could learn so much from literary criticism. Then I read Unlimited Embrace by Reed Woodhouse

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