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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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Curtain Call: PW Talks with Armistead Maupin

By Wendy Werris Dec 20, 2013 With The Days of Anna Madrigal, Armistead Maupin brings his 12-character-based Tales of the City series, set in San Francisco, to a close after 40 years. Tales of the City was conceived in 1976 … 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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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

By Laura Collins-Hughes GLOBE CORRESPONDENT FEBRUARY 27, 2014 Back in the early years, when Armistead Maupin’s “Tales of the City” series unfolded as a soap-operatic serial in the San Francisco Chronicle, a reader sent him a threatening letter. Its purpose? … Continue reading

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Well Read

Armistead Maupin, “The Days of Anna Madrigal” — The latest and last in Maupin’s long-running “Tales of the City” series takes on the woman at the heart of the tales. Well Read is all about ideas. Through hosted interviews and … Continue reading

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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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Armistead Maupin: ‘I need a scary new venture’

DAVID USBORNE Sunday 16 February 2014 It should hardly shock Armistead Maupin if we ask him if he mourns the characters he first created for a newspaper column 40 years ago, and who came to populate his long-running series of … 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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