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Armistead Maupin’s Design for Living

Although this article is posted on Armistead’s main website, I felt it was worthy of a repost.  This article is from the Advocate 1985. 1. Stop begging for acceptance. Homosexuality is still an anathema to most people in this country—even to many … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin finally brings ‘Tales of the City’ saga to a close

By Wallace Baine, Santa Cruz Sentinel 01/28/15 Armistead Maupin’s long amazing career as a writer started in a way that is almost inconceivable in today’s mass media environment. Maupin is the author of “Tales of the City,” a San Francisco-based … Continue reading

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“Things Just Happen, And Sometimes You Get A Little Lucky:” Interview with Richard Kramer

Thursday, December 11, 2014 from Michael Denison I was thrilled when Emmy and Peabody award-winning television writer, director and producer, Richard Kramer, recently introduced himself and sat down for an interview about his television career and debut novel, These Things … Continue reading

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Matt Alber Interview

November 10, 2014 This past weekend Matt Alber caught up with Samuel. The ever-busy and ever-dreamy singer-songwriter discusses his recent move back into San Francisco, plans to work on a visual project with a well-known author and, following his visit … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin featured as LGBT history ‘icon’

Published: October 10, 2014 in A&E / Life&Style, Featured Stories Updated: October 9, 2014 at 5:41 pm Iconic gay writer and North Carolina native Armistead Maupin will be featured this month among 31 LGBT history icons. Maupin’s entry into the … Continue reading

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PGMC – Michael’s Letter to Mama

The Portland Gay Men’s Chorus is joined by the Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus for “Continental Divide” in Spring 2014, featuring this performance of “Michael’s Letter to Mama”, composed and arranged by Seattle’s David Maddux the lyrics are taken from Armistead … Continue reading

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Calling all Armistead Maupin fans…

from To celebrate the release of The Days of Anna Madrigal and mark the end of the Tales of the City series, we’re looking for Armistead Maupin fans to share their experiences of the books and to address what makes … Continue reading

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NPR Bestsellers: Hardcover Fiction, Week Of January 30, 2014

The Days of Anna Madrigal concludes Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City series. It debuts at No. 3.

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Video – Armistead Maupin Discusses The Days of Anna Madrigal at Book Passage, San Francisco

Armistead at Book Passage on “The Days of Anna Madrigal” book tour, January 21, 2014 From bookpassagetv

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The end of ‘Tales,’ but a new beginning for Maupin

Julian Guthrie Published 6:07 pm, Sunday, January 19, 2014 Armistead Maupin parlayed his 1976 “Tales of the City” Chronicle series into books, television miniseries and a musical. His characters, who lived at the fictional 28 Barbary Lane, were a colorful … Continue reading

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