Category Archives: Armistead Maupin

Armistead Maupin to receive honorary UNC degree

by Matt Comer Editor editor@goqnotes.com Published: May 7, 2014 in News Iconic gay writer and North Carolina native created famed ‘Tales of the City’ CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Iconic openly gay writer and North Carolina native Armistead Maupin will receive … Continue reading

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World Book Night 2014

This evening I, along with 25,000 other volunteers throughout the US, distrubuted 500,00 books to people who identify as infrequent readers.  World Book Night is also celebrated around the world.  The aim of World Book Night to share the love of reading … Continue reading

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Jackie Old: A tale of the future told in the past

Now Available on Kindle What if presidential widow Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis had lived long enough to become a reclusive eccentric like her first cousin “Little Edie” Beale of “Grey Gardens” fame? In this “lost comic gem” — published for the … Continue reading

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‘Tales of the City’, from a column to a canon

Author Armistead Maupin’s frank vision of San Francisco has won millions of fans Arminta Wallace March 10, 2014 It began as a column in a local newspaper and ended up with more than six million readers. In his Tales of … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin Remembers “Tales Of The City” and Ponders The Future

by Jim Halterman | March 21, 2014 Mention Tales Of The City to pretty much any gay man of a certain age and a smile will creep across his face. He might also offer how the books helped him to … Continue reading

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Tales of the City Series Author to Visit The College of Wooster April 1

UPublish story by John Finn WOOSTER, Ohio — Novelist Armistead Maupin will speak about his life as an author and share excerpts from his works on Tuesday, April 1, at The College of Wooster. The event, which is free and … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin: You have to be a feminist to write good female characters

Sunday 23 February 2014 Damian Barr’s Literary Salon took place for the first time at the London St Pancras Renaissance hotel last Tuesday, which was handy for some of the guests..   Patrick Gale appeared, reading from a novel-in-progress that … Continue reading

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Damian Barr’s Literary Salon with Armistead Maupin

Armistead Maupin – The Literary Salon – February 2014 Released18 February 2014 Armistead Maupin reads from his new novel and lets slip a very exciting bit of news! Recorded at Damian Barr’s Literary Salon at the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel … Continue reading

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NMPBS ¡COLORES!: Armistead Maupin

Author of the popular Tales of the City series, Armistead Maupin talks about his experience. “When I came out as a gay man, when I moved to San Francisco and suddenly took a look at my own oppression, then I … Continue reading

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Interview – Polari Magazine

The Days of Anna Madrigal, the ninth Tales of the City novel, brings a remarkable series to a close. Christopher Bryant talks to Armistead Maupin about his fans, his Republican beginnings and his plans for life after Tales. Read the … Continue reading

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