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Author of Note: Marci Blackman

This story first appeared January 17, 2014 Photo Credit Ed Glazar Brooklyn resident, Marci Blackman, is a literary fiction author of four books and several short stories.  In 1999, They wrote their first novel Po Man’s […]

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2021 Lambda Literary Award Finalists Announced

Author: Brian Gentes Lambda March 15, 2021 Lambda Literary, the nation’s premier LGBTQ literary organization, today announces the finalists of the 33rd Annual Lambda Literary Awards (a.k.a. the “Lammys”). Created over thirty years ago to […]

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Honoring A Legacy: GLAAD awards the Barbara Gittings Award for Excellence in LGBTQ Media to Windy City Times

By Dawn Ennis, Guest Contributor  | April 7, 2021 1986 Staff photo for Windy City Times newspaper, founded the previous year in Chicago. Front row, from left: Managing Editor Tracy Baim; Publisher Jeff McCourt (who died […]

Esteem Awards

The Esteem Awards

Since 2007,’s Esteem Awards has honored over 200 local and national organizations and individuals for their continued efforts in supporting the African-American and LGBT communities in the areas of activism, entertainment, media, civil rights, business […]