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Virginia Court Rejects Effort to Ban Books Including Gender Queer

Aug 31, 2022  · The books challenged were Gender Queer, an illustrated memoir by nonbinary author Maia Kobabe, and A Court of Mist and Fury, a fantasy novel by Sarah J. Maas that has some sexually explicit scenes.

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Books: Book Reviews, Book News, and Author Interviews : NPR

Sep 30, 2022  · NPR's brings you news about books and authors along with our picks for great reads. Interviews, reviews, and much more.

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Banned books: 'Gender Queer' author Maia Kobabe speaks on …

Sep 20, 2022  · "Gender Queer" doesn't take long to read, an hour or two tops.The brightly colored illustrations in Maia Kobabe's autobiographical graphic novel tell the story of the author's gender journey and ...

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103 Queer and Feminist Books Coming Your Way Fall 2022

Sep 06, 2022  · Read more in Autostraddle's look ahead at queer books fall 2022. There's something for everyone on this list of LGBTQ books, from graphic novel fairytales to memoirs on queer family, to ghost stories.

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Homosexuality (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)

Aug 06, 2002  · The term ‘homosexuality’ was coined in the late 19 th century by an Austrian-born Hungarian psychologist, Karoly Maria Benkert. Although the term is new, discussions about sexuality in general, and same-sex attraction in particular, have occasioned philosophical discussion ranging from Plato’s Symposium to contemporary queer theory. Since the history …

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Gender Queer author says it’s ‘dangerous and unfair’ to ban books …

Sep 02, 2022  · Gender Queer author Maia Kobabe said it’s “really dangerous and unfair” to ban young people from accessing books with information about LGBTQ+ issues and sex. Eir graphic memoir has faced ...

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Queer YA books are selling in record numbers despite bans …

Aug 26, 2022  · Queer books are being removed from schools and school libraries and the kid and teen sections of public libraries, which is keeping them from their intended audience. Queer kids (particularly those without money to buy books) are being denied access to books that could save their lives. We are in crisis and focusing on book sales isn't going to ...

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Barnes & Noble pressured to restrict sales of 2021's most banned …

May 20, 2022  · "Gender Queer" was named the No. 1 challenged and censored book of 2021 by the American Library Association's Office for Intellectual Freedom.. The suit against Barnes & Noble comes amid a push by ...

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Banned: Books on race and sexuality are disappearing from Texas …

Feb 01, 2022  · At the time of the book’s release in 2015, the School Library Journal, a magazine that districts rely on to select library books, wrote that the dearth of “sex positive queer literature ...

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'Gender Queer' Author on Efforts to Ban Book, Virginia Suit | Time

Aug 31, 2022  · Kobabe, 33, isn’t the only author to face serious new challenges to eir material. According to research by PEN America, a nonprofit organization that advocates for free expression, 1,145 books ...

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Queer Books - Goodreads

Queer identitites may be adopted by those who reject traditional gender identities and seek a broader, less conformist, and deliberately ambiguous alternati Originally meaning "strange" or "peculiar", queer came to be deployed pejoratively against those with same-sex desires or relationships in the late-19th century.

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Author of 'Gender Queer,' one of most-banned books in U.S., …

Dec 19, 2021  · LGBTQ book "Gender Queer: A Memoir" has been challenged by parents, school officials and lawmakers in at least 11 states, including Texas, Florida and New Jersey.

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Libro electrónico - Wikipedia, la enciclopedia libre

Un libro electrónico, [1] libro digital o ciberlibro, conocido en inglés como e-book o eBook, es la publicación electrónica o digital de un libro.Es importante diferenciar el libro electrónico o digital de uno de los dispositivos más popularizados para su lectura: el lector de libros electrónicos, o e-reader, en su versión inglesa.. Aunque a veces se define como "una versión ...

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Duke University Press

Feels Right: Black Queer Women and the Politics of Partying in Chicago. Kemi Adeyemi ... This syllabus lists articles and books that revisit queer studies topics, including decolonizing queerness, queerness and antinormativity, queer migration, and …

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Gender Queer: A Memoir: Kobabe, Maia: 9781549304002: Amazon.com: Books

Gender Queer is a memoir of the author’s – Maia Kobabe’s -- coming of age. Like most coming of age books, this graphic novel (‘comic book’ to us old people) is a first-person account of someone who grows up feeling different, with all the societal …

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California high school teacher boasts 'queer library' with material …

Sep 08, 2022  · FIRST ON FOX – A California teacher in the Capistrano school district posted about a "queer library" in her classroom that was filled with over 100 books – some of which contained sex imagery ...

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Bad Gays: A Homosexual History is one of the most original queer ...

Sep 06, 2022  · In celebrating queer history, we often take time to remember the pioneering figures who weren’t able to be out and proud during their lifetimes. Anne Lister, Oscar Wilde, Alan Turing, to name but a few. But how do we approach the sticky subject of the gays of history who, perhaps, aren’t so worthy of celebrating?

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Reverie Books: comfort community space, queer-friendly, with a …

Sep 23, 2022  · Delicately tucked inside the small South Austin bookstore, a vast array of unique selections line wooden shelves and streak the room with assorted colors. Visitors enter Reverie Books in search for a safe getaway and leave with a sense of belonging and reminder of hope. Reverie Books co-owner Thais Perkins said COVID-19 delayed the start...

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Queer: A Graphic History Paperback – November 15, 2016

Meg-John Barker is the author of a number of popular books on sex, gender, and relationships, including Queer: A Graphic History, Gender: A Graphic Guide, How To Understand Your Gender, Life Isn’t Binary, Enjoy Sex (How, When, and IF You Want To), Rewriting the Rules, The Psychology of Sex, and The Secrets of Enduring Love. They have also ...

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Four books (and a TikToker) to inspire your queer disability justice ...

2 days ago · It is a great joy to be able to open this short discussion of Alice Wong’s book by noting that Wong is still alive, which wasn’t at all certain just a couple of months ago, and which is a great boon both to literature and to the work of disability justice. Year of the Tiger is a hybrid book, blending personal essays and experiences with reflections on disability (and the work of …

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9 Books Featuring Queer Disaster Magicians - gizmodo.com

Sep 19, 2022  · Sethennai and Shuthmili are two queer disasters in a cast of disaster queers. This book takes old school pulp fantasy and reimagines it with an out of this world mythos, creating something fun and ...

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Banned books: Which titles are being targeted and why - USA TODAY

Jun 29, 2022  · Ron DeSantis: The Republican Florida governor also criticized “Gender Queer” and this year signed into law a bill requiring schools to make all books and materials more transparent so parents ...

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75 Years of Little Golden Books: 1942-2017: A ... - amazon.com

The perfect gift: A gorgeous boxed edition of Little Golden Books loved by generations! This beautiful, celebratory boxed set of twelve iconic Little Golden Books honors Golden Books’ 75th anniversary in 2017. Gold foil and beautiful cloth adorn this special package containing the following titles: The Poky Little Puppy, I Can Fly, The Sailor Dog, Scuffy the Tugboat, Wonders …

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The 44 Best LGBTQ+ Books to Read Right Now - Reader's Digest

Nov 30, 2021  · LGBTQ books you’ll fall in love with. LGBTQ books and authors haven’t always enjoyed best-seller status the way many do today. Once upon a time, queer authors who were brave enough to live ...

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The Press-Enterprise: Local News, Sports and Things to Do

Sep 27, 2022  · The award-winning staff of PE.com covers local news from Riverside County, CA, California and national news, sports, things to do, and business in the Inland Empire.

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Iowa: Des Moines Library to Launch “Banned Books” Library Card; …

Sep 13, 2022  · About Gary Price. Gary Price ([email protected]) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area.He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University …

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Books including 'Gender Queer' being pulled from schools, …

Nov 13, 2021  · Kobabe, in an op-ed last month in the Washington Post, argued that books like "Gender Queer" are a "lifeline" for queer youth. The author said that a student wrote to Kobabe to say they felt ...

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Whatever Happened to Queer Happiness? review: A manifesto …

Sep 24, 2022  · The first essay of Kevin Brazil’s essay collection Whatever Happened to Queer Happiness? posits that very question. A quick survey of some of the most popular queer books in recent years reveals that they all have one major thing in common – their relentless misery. Édouard Louis’ The End of Eddy, Hanya Yanagihara’s A Little Life, Ocean Vuong’s On Earth …

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Bold Strokes Books

Bold Strokes Books is a midsized independent publisher producing a diverse collection of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer general and genre fiction. Our mission is to bring quality queer fiction to readers worldwide via print, digital, and audio formats, and to support committed authors in developing their craft.

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Author of one of 2021's most banned books says queer stories …

Sep 20, 2022  · This year's Banned Books Week comes as a new report shows that more than 1,600 books were banned during the last school year. Author @IamGMJohnson joins us for more.