El blog del escritor puertorriqueño Larry La Fountain, a.k.a. Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes. Larry La Fountain's Blog.
Friday, July 17, 2015
Sinister Wisdom 97: Out Latina Lesbians
Sinister Wisdom 97: Out Latina Lesbians: Soy lesbiana y qué! Edited by Nívea Castro with Geny Cabral
Sinister Wisdom: A Multicultural Lesbian Literary & Art Journal has just published issue 97 (Summer 2015), titled "Out Latina Lesbians" and edited by Nívea Castro with Geny Cabral. The issue includes pieces by Erika Abad, Janis Astor del Valle, Yoseli Castillo Fuertes, Alina Galliano, Alixa García, Marga Gomez, Osa Hildalgo de la Riva, Karen Jaime, Cherríe Moraga, Bessy Reyna as Deyanira García (Sargenta G), and others. Julie R. Enszer, the editor of Sinister Wisdom, offers her thoughts in a Huffington Post piece here. You may order issue for $12 + shipping or subscribe here. Congratulations to all of the authors! ¡Felicidades!
Soy un escritor, académico, y performancero puertorriqueño. He publicado: Uñas pintadas de azul (2009), Queer Ricans (2009) y Abolición del pato (2013).
Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes (also known as Lola von Miramar) is a Puerto Rican writer, performer, and scholar. He received his AB from Harvard (1991) & PhD from Columbia (1999). He teaches at the Univ. of Michigan, where he specializes in LGBT Latina/o studies. He is author of Queer Ricans: Cultures and Sexualities in the Diaspora (Univ. of Minnesota Press, 2009), & of two books of short stories: Uñas pintadas de azul/Blue Fingernails (Bilingual Press/Editorial Bilingüe, Arizona, 2009) and Abolición del pato (Terranova Editores, 2013). He co-edited a special issue of CENTRO: Journal of the Center for Puerto Rican Studies on Puerto Rican Queer Sexualities (2007). He performs as Lola von Miramar since 2010, when he first appeared in the Feast of Fun's "Cooking With Drag Queens: How to Make Tostones" video.