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Armistead Maupin: telling tales

As Tales Of The City author, Armistead Maupin, concludes his groundbreaking series with The Days of Anna Madrigal, Alex Hopkins meets him to talk transgender, Aids and emotional book signings. Armistead Maupin is used to people crying when they meet … 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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“You Wrote The Book” Podcast – Armistead Maupin

Hello and welcome back to You Wrote The Book, a book based podcast hosted by Simon Savidge. Each fortnight over the coming months he will be joined by a special guest author to discuss their life as a writer and … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin ‘not sorry’ to end Tales of The City

February 18, 2014 Author Armistead Maupin has told the BBC’s Nick Higham he was not sorry to end the Tales of The City series with his ninth, and final, book. However he admitted to being ”weepy” while writing the last … 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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An Afternoon with Armistead

Great article by Simon Savidge regarding his attendance at Armistead’s appearance.  Check out his article at Savidge Reads! Thanks for posting, Simon! http://savidgereads.wordpress.com/2014/02/13/an-afternoon-with-armistead/

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BBC: Front Row with John Wison

BBC February 10, 2014 With John Wilson. Armistead Maupin discusses The Days of Anna Madrigal, the ninth (and possibly final) instalment of his celebrated Tales of the City series of novels. Madrigal is reunited with the former tenants of 28 … Continue reading

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Armistead Maupin puts an end to Tales Of The City

Thanks to @mr_andy_c  for tweeting this interview! BBC News February 13, 2014 Writer Armistead Maupin says the ninth Tale Of The City book will be the last. The series, which started as a short story in a newspaper 40 years ago, … Continue reading

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“Tales of the City” author Armistead Maupin: “The Google Bus is the emperor’s carriage”

Maupin on how San Francisco has changed, and ending the series that made the world fall in love with it By Laura Miller Few writers have seen their work as wholeheartedly loved as Armistead Maupin. His “Tales of the City” … Continue reading

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