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Sister & Brother: Lesbians & Gay Men Write about Their Lives Together

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"A wonderfully moving and powerful tome....Sister and Brother is an outstanding tribute to [Preston] the Lambda Literary Award winner and to the mentor of so many gay and lesbian writers, many of whom appear in this must-have anthology."--The Advocate
Paperback, 341 pages
Published November 1st 1995 by HarperOne (first published 1994)
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Abigail
I really enjoyed this collection! It's a really lovely and touching set of essays, full of fascinating people, complex ideas, beautiful stories. Reading this feels like a connection to history and culture, and gives me a deeper appreciation for the relationships and the people in my own life. :)
Erin
Jan 20, 2011 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
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Only two real standouts here, "Gert" by Paul Monette and "In Training" by Martin Palmer. Definitely a bit dated, but an interesting subject.
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Joan Nestle writes and edits essays, erotic fiction, poetry, and short stories. She is an activist, and among many actions has co-founded the Lesbian Herstory Archives to preserve records of lesbian lives and communities and currently coordinates the Women in Black protests against Israel's occupation of Palestinian lands.
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