Elana wrote one of the influential lesbian feminist books, "Riverfinger Woman" and then one of the most significant historical narratives, "Beyond the Pale." She's an activist and educator who's held on to both her politics and her sense of fun.
If you are squeamish, don't prod the beach rubble. ”
Jewelle Gomez was born in Boston, MA and raised there by her great grandmother. Her background is Native American (Wampanoag & Ioway) and African American on her mother's side and Cape Verdean on her father's. Her writing has always been an exploration of...