Category Archives: Culture

LGBT Books Still Censored in the USA

(Blogmensgo, gay blog September 28, 2016) The American Library Association (ALA) holds its traditional Banned Books Week from September 25 through October 1st, 2016. In the United States, books with gay, lesbian, bi- or transsexual references are commonly – if not systematically – censored in public and school libraries. In a slightly critical but humorous…
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Lambda Literary Awards 2016: Awards Show Coming Soon

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of May 19, 2016) The 28th Lammy Awards Show will take place in New York on June 6, 2016. The Lammy is an award for LGBTQ literature corresponding to the Grammies in music and the Emmies for TV. The Lammy award honors gay, lesbian, bi- and transsexual authors as well as straight…
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David Bowie (1947-2016). A Star is Dead.

(Blogmensgo, gay blog of January 12, 2016) He was an author, a composer, a performer, an actor and a producer – but most of all, he was an innovator and an avant-gardist. David Bowie passed away at the age of 69 years last Sunday, January 10, 2016. Two days before his death, Jimmy King captured…
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