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Review :: Slim Aarons: Women

By Bill Biss | Oct 5
The lifestyles of the rich, renowned and famous from the decades of the 1950s through the 1980s and most importantly, the women who Slim Aarons photographed are captured here.

Review :: Clyde Fitch and the American Theater

By Michael Cox | Sep 21
This biography meticulously details the life and works of a prolific dramatist whose name and plays are not currently known but who was the first American to be taken seriously as a playwright.

Review :: My Son Wears Heels: One Mom's Journey from Clueless to Kickass

By Noe Kamelamela | Sep 21
In "My Son Wears Heels," Julie Tarney recounts her efforts to raise her son to be thoughtful and fierce in a sometimes unwelcoming world.

Review :: Christodora

By Steve Weinstein | Sep 13
Gentrifying fauxhemians intersect with AIDS in 1980s New York's East Village in this ambitious novel.

Review :: You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams

By Christopher Verleger | Sep 13
Stage, television and film star Alan Cumming shares profound memories of his career, romantic life, family and friends in this photographic memoir.

Review :: Play All: A Bingewatcher's Notebook

By Noe Kamelamela | Sep 9
In "Play All: A Bingewatcher's Notebook," Clive James critiques the modern Western canon of cable and network TV series he has managed to watch episode-by-episode in the past few years.

Review :: The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo

By Kitty Drexel | Sep 5
"The Girl With the Lower Back Tattoo" is not an autobiography. It is a catalogue of nonlinear stories from Amy Schumer's life.

Review :: Elizabeth And Michael - The Queen Of Hollywood And The King Of Pop

By Bill Biss | Sep 2
Donald Bogle's empathy and diligence for these two legends reads very well and true. His perspective is clear-cut, polished and sparkles with a shine that beautifully captures the light, spirit, work and complexity of the two.

Review :: James Baldwin: Escape from America, Exile in Provence

By Lewis Whittington | Aug 23
James Baldwin continues to be one of the most celebrated writers of the 20th century three decades after his death.

Review :: Women And Gay Men In The Postwar Period

By Bill Biss | Aug 22
Portmann's book not only focuses on just justification of the time when gay men were closeted and vilified but turns his research to so many other straight and lesbian women over the years who were a vital support to gay men.

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