Circa 2000: gay fiction at the millennium

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Robert Drake, Terry Wolverton
Alyson Publications, 2000 - Fiction - 434 pages
2 Reviews
"Novel excerpts bump up against short stories; science fiction jostles beside literary fiction, punk sensibility elbows its way next to high camp and classically constructed stories. The end of the 20th century has been about the breaking down of fixed categories--of art forms, of culture, of gender, of sexual orientation-the blurring of borders to allow an infinite variety of options for identity and expression. What this anthology aims to do is introduce you to-or remind you about-a selection of writers whose intelligence, style, and heart may ease our passage into the next millennium." -From the foreword, by Terry Wolverton.

Includes writing by Bernard Cooper, Scott Heim, David Leavitt, William J. Mann, Jameson Currier, Jaime Manrique, Andy Quan, and Keith Ridgway. The companion volume to "Circa 2000: Lesbian Fiction at the Millennium."

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Circa 2000: Lesbian Fiction at the Millennium

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Wolverton and Drake, who have worked together on nine previous anthologies, take stock of lesbian publishing at the millennium in this, their final collaboration. Pieces by Sarah Schulman, Shani ... Read full review

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I appreciated an unexpected diversity of voices in this collection. It did make me wonder about what criteria was used to seek out and narrow down submissions, since it is hard to represent ALL ... Read full review

Contents

Beneath the Planet of
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Mrs Lincolns China by M Shayne Bell
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Hunters and Gatherers by Bernard Cooper
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About the author (2000)

Drake has worked as a literary agent since 1986. His pop-culture novel The Man rapidly developed a cult following after it was released in 1995.

Wolverton has co-edited numerous literary compilations. She teaches creative writing.

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