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Title The Queer bible : essays / edited by Jack Guinness.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : Dey St., an imprint of William Morrow, [2021].

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 Bloomfield, McMahon Wintonbury Library - Adult Department  811.54 QUE    Check Shelf
 Burlington Public Library - Adult Department  811.54 QUEER    Check Shelf
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Description 320 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents Forward. One : words to dance to. Choose life : George Michael / Paul Flynn -- David Bowie / Freddy McConnell -- Radical genius : Vaginal Davis / Mykki Blanco -- Quentin Crisp / Mark Moore -- Sylvester / David Furnish -- Divine / Elton John. Two : words of joy. RuPaul / Jack Guinness -- Priscilla, Queen of the desert / Courtney Act -- Armistead Maupin / Graham Norton -- Adam Rippon / Gus Kenworthy -- Moud Goba : my sister's keeper / Lady Phyll -- Harvey Fierstein / Matthew Todd. Three : words to inspire change. Paris is burning / Munroe Bergdorf -- Tim Curry / Mae Martin -- Pidgeon Pagonis / Hanne Gaby Odiele -- Edward Enniful / Paris Lees -- Queer eye / Tan France -- Black British lesbians / Paula Akpan. Four : words of wisdom. Susan Sontag / Amelia Abraham -- Ever Félix González-Torres! / Hans Ulrich Obrist -- Pier Paolo Pasolini / Juliet Jacques -- Pedro Almódovar / Joseph Cassara -- David Robilliard / Russell Tovey -- A love letter to James Baldwin / Paul Mendez. Artists -- A note on the endpapers and maps.
Summary A wonderful collection of essays written by today's queer heroes, featuring contributions from Elton John, Tan France, Gus Kenworthy, Paris Lees, Russell Tovey, Munroe Bergdorf, and many others. In 2016, model and queer activist Jack Guinness decided that the LGBTQ+ community desperately needed to be reminded of its long and glorious history of stardom, and he was spurred to action. The following year, QueerBible.com was born, an online community devoted to celebrating queer heroes, both past and present.
Note Originally published in the United Kingdom in 2021 by HQ.
Subject Sexual minorities -- History.
Sexual minority community -- History.
Gay liberation movement -- History.
Genre/Form Essays.
Added Author Flynn, Jack, contributor.
McConnell, Freddy, contributor.
Blanco, Mykki, contributor.
Moore, Mark, contributor.
Furnish, David, contributor.
John, Elton, contributor.
Act, Courtney, contributor.
Norton, Graham, 1963- contributor.
Kenworthy, Gus, 1991- contributor.
Lady Phyll, contributor.
Todd, Matthew, contributor.
Bergdorf, Munroe, contributor.
Martin, Mae, contributor.
Odiele, Hanne Gaby, contributor.
Lees, Paris, contributor.
France, Tan, contributor.
Akpan, Paula, contributor.
Abraham, Amelia, 1991- contributor.
Obrist, Hans Ulrich, contributor.
Jacques, Juliet, contributor.
Cassara, Joseph, contributor.
Tovey, Russell, contributor.
Mendez, Paul, 1982- contributor.
Guinness, Jack, editor, contributor.
ISBN 0062971824
9780062971821
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