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The Arts of Fiction and Onstage Conversation

By Leah Garchik April 3, 2016 Last Tuesday, Armistead Maupin was presented with the 2016 Mayor’s Art Award at an event hosted by ArtCare: Friends of the San Francisco Arts Commission. Mayor Ed Lee praises Maupin for his “Tales of … Continue reading

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Sir Ian McKellen describes Armistead Maupin as his godfather

By Leah Garchik October 13, 2015 The Mill Valley Film Festival’s Lifetime Achievement Award was presented by Armistead Maupin to Sir Ian McKellen on Sunday night, Oct. 11. The two are old friends and more: As they shared with delight … Continue reading

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NLGJA lists 2015 inductees to LGBT Journalists Hall of Fame

The National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association ( NLGJA ) is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2015 and the 10th year of our LGBT Journalists Hall of Fame. Please join us in recognizing this year’s inductee: Randy Alfred, Alison Bechdel, … Continue reading

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Hilary Swank, Armistead Maupin Honored at Raucous Outfest Legacy Awards

NOVEMBER 13, 2014 Allegra Tepper @allegraceline Tinseltown’s LGBT community faced a not unfamiliar predicament on Wednesday night, when not one but two star-studded soirées celebrated the legacy of LGBT characters on screen: which to attend? While Portia de Rossi, Eric … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin, Hilary Swank honored by Outfest

By SUSAN KING September 23, 2014 Novelist Armistead Maupin, Oscar-winning actress Hilary Swank and Levi Strauss & Co. are this year’s recipients of the Outfest Legacy Awards. The announcement was made Tuesday by Outfest, the Los Angeles nonprofit organization that … Continue reading

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2012 San Francisco Travel Association Silver Cable Car Award: Armistead Maupin

Visit the San Francisco Travel Association website for more information on visiting this great city!  The video features Larry Rhodes of www.toursofthetales.com during the 36th Anniversary Walking Tour, May 26, 2012

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San Francisco Travel Association presents Silver Cable Car Award to Armistead Maupin

By: Laurie Armstrong June 21, 2012 – At its 102nd Annual Luncheon meeting today, the San Francisco Travel Association presented the Silver Cable Car Award to Armistead Maupin, author of Tales of the City and many other books set in … Continue reading

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Mrs. Madrigal Reunites With Armistead

At last night’s Lambda Literary Awards: Academy Award-winning actress Olympia Dukakis presented the Foundation’s Pioneer Award to Maupin, calling Anna Madigral, the Tales of the City character she portrayed in the television adaptation, the most meaningful role of her career. … Continue reading

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24th Annual Lambda Literary Award Winners Announced in New York

24th Annual Lambda Literary Award Winners Announced in New YorkArmistead Maupin and Kate Millet Pioneer Award Recipients New York, NY – The winners of the 24th Annual Lambda Literary Awards were announced last night in a sold-out gala ceremony hosted … Continue reading

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