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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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The Days of Anna Madrigal by Armistead Maupin – review

Patrick Gale The Observer, Saturday 25 January 2014 Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City characters journey to the Nevada desert for one last adventure One of the less expected and hugely flattering aspects to writing a novel that sells well … Continue reading

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My hero: Armistead Maupin by Patrick Gale

‘He taught me that fiction need not thump tubs to change opinions’ Patrick Gale guardian.co.uk, Friday 16 March 2012 18.55 EDT Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City novels began life as a newspaper serial, run, Mrs Miniver-fashion, in the then … Continue reading

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