Topics :: memoir

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To Protect and Preserve :: A Conversation with Tippi Hedren

By Tim Parks | Aug 24
Actress Tippi Hedren, who famously co-starred with some of our fine feathered-though deadly-friends in Alfred Hitchcock's "The Birds," has long been an animal advocate.

BARchive :: Excerpts From the New Memoir 'Sex, Drugs & Disco'

By Mark Abramson | Jun 14
San Francisco, Mid-1970s. A perfect place at a perfect time. Mark Abramson's memoir is the next best thing to being there -- and here's a sample.

History of Lesbian Avengers Chronicled in "Eating Fire"

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 27
Kelly Cogswell’s "Eating Fire" is one of the first in-depth memoirs of its kind to deal with the Lesbian Avengers, an organization that began in New York 20 years ago, and then spread to 60 chapters all over the U.S. and Canada.

Adventures Along the Way to a Dream Deferred

By Doug Rule | Mar 1
Kenneth Walsh chronicles his adventures in "Wasn’t Tomorrow Wonderful?," including what he calls "’some rough years of bad dates and [unfortunate] online hookups."

Clothing Optional Jamaica: An Excerpt From "Unbridled"

By EDGE | Dec 5
What happens when a recently single woman heads to Jamaica and finds herself at a clothing optional resort?

Loss and ’Rhythm’ :: Terry Connell on His Memoir of Devotion

By Kilian Melloy | May 17
Terry Connell lost his life partner to AIDS. Now, decades later, he recalls the bittersweet last days of his lover and the life he lived before, in the powerful memoir "Slaves to the Rhythm."

Running with Memory: An Interview with Augusten Burroughs

By Kilian Melloy | Nov 17
Augusten Burroughs, author of a new collection of Christmas-themed memoirs titled You Better Not Cry, sits down with EDGE to discuss memory and the ghosts of Christmases past.

AP: Palin book goes after McCain camp but not Levi

By Richard T. Pienciak | Nov 13
Sarah Palin’s new memoir describes heart-wrenching anguish about her teen daughter’s pregnancy playing out before a national audience. But the 413-page tome doesn’t contain a single reference to the father of her granddaughter, soon-to-be Playgirl model Levi Johnston.

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