The Gilda Stories

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Sheba Feminist Press, 1992 - African Americans - 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Gomez moves from lesbian life in Boston in the 1960s (the title story) to a futuristic fantasy, "Houston", a previously unpublished Gilda story.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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The Gilda Stories: Expanded 25th Anniversary Edition (Anniversary)

User Review  - Alexis Pauline Gumbs - Publishers Weekly

This 25th-anniversary edition of the vampire classic seems almost archaic in a market that’s since been flooded with urban fantasy; however, its focus on a black lesbian who possesses considerable ... Read full review


User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

This 25th anniversary edition relaunches Gomez's (Don't Explain, 1998, etc.) novel about an assumption-shattering woman who happens to be black, lesbian, and a vampire. When a young black girl escapes ... Read full review


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