The Gilda stories: a novel

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Firebrand Books, 1991 - Fiction - 252 pages
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Well-versed in the traditions of African-American writing, Gomez moves from lesbian life in Boston in the 1960s (the title story) to a futuristic fantasy, "Houston", a previously unpublished Gilda story. The centerpiece novella, "Lynx and Strand", explores some of the darkest dreams and fears of American culture as we hurtle toward the millenium.

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Vampires of color talk about the Attica uprising!!!! And Angela Davis and Black liberation (and how women got left behind by so much focus on male Black nationalism. (but then I wasn't too fond of the last two chapters) Read full review

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What I really enjoyed about this book was that it is a vampire novel about building relationships and family ties. There are some instances of violence that feel forced, I believe the author wasn't ... Read full review


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