Author Archives: Richard Miller

“The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin” Premieres at SXSW Film Festival

The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin (World Premiere) Director: Jennifer M. Kroot The Untold Tales of Armistead Maupin celebrates one of the world’s most beloved storytellers, following his evolution from a conservative son of the Old South into a gay … Continue reading

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‘Tales of the City’ author Armistead Maupin says, ‘I surrendered my youth.’

BY DANNYE ROMINE POWELL dpowell@charlotteobserver.com Who today even remembers that Armistead “Tales of the City” Maupin is from Raleigh? That’s right. The man who, in 1976, began chronicling the gay movement in San Francisco, came from a conservative family in … Continue reading

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Top 5 Vintage Gay TV Characters

Antony Simpson 13th July 2016 Antony Simpson shares his Top 5 Vintage TV Characters. In order to make the list, characters had to be iconic, queer and in some way vintage. Click here to see the list

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Talking With Armistead Maupin :: Telling Tales in Ptown

by Jim Halterman Contributor Friday Jul 8, 2016 We know that Armistead Maupin is a great storyteller from his legendary “Tales of the City” book series and other novels he’s penned over the years, and this weekend he is also going to … Continue reading

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A Return to Barbary Lane?

At the Monday, June 20, opening party for Dog Eared Books’ new store in the Castro, after Armistead Maupin read something from “Logical Family,” his forthcoming memoir, Frank Biafore asked about Laura Linney’s recent revelation that there have been talks … Continue reading

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“Tales” Omnibus available 12/06/2016

Just in time for Christmas, 3 books containing all 9 “Tales” novels will be released by Harper Collins. Available for pre-order now!         https://www.harpercollins.com/search-results/?search-term=armistead+maupin

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Laura Linney is keeping a secret

No one is lovelier than LL when she spills the beans. More news soon! Posted by Armistead Maupin on Friday, May 27, 2016    

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The Maytag Man Wants to Celebrate Pride with You

Can anyone identify the Maytag Man celebrating pride and his link to Armistead? by Muri Assunção June 2, 2016 | 5:50pm For 49 years, he’s been America’s “reliable and strong repairman who loves to do the dishes.” This year, he’s … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin in conversation with Katherine Maxfield

Sunday, April 24, 2016, 3 p.m. The internationally bestselling author, hailed as having “invented San Francisco,” comes to Montalvo for a fascinating and evocative conversation with Katherine Maxfield about his life and many accomplishments in literature, theater, and music. Books … Continue reading

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Chorus pays homage to heroes

by David-Elijah Nahmod 4/7/2016 The San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus pays homage to the distinguished gay author Armistead Maupin in celebration of the 40th anniversary of the first installment of Maupin’s serialized novel Tales of the City appearing in the … Continue reading

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