TITLE

In Memoriam: Gore Vidal, Gay Hero in Spite of Himself

AUTHOR(S)
Altman, Dennis
PUB. DATE
November 2012
SOURCE
Gay & Lesbian Review Worldwide;Nov/Dec2012, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Obituary
ABSTRACT
An obituary is presented for author Gore Vidal, focusing on his status as a figure in the gay rights movement and the censorship of his book "Myra Breckinridge."
ACCESSION #
82323536

 

Related Articles

  • In Memoriam: Gore Vidal, Gay Hero in Spite of Himself. Altman, Dennis // Gay & Lesbian Review Worldwide;Nov/Dec2012, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p10 

    An obituary is presented for author Gore Vidal, focusing on his status as a figure in the gay rights movement and the censorship of his book "Myra Breckinridge."

  • In Memoriam: Gore Vidal, Gay Hero in Spite of Himself. Altman, Dennis // Gay & Lesbian Review Worldwide;Nov/Dec2012, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p10 

    An obituary is presented for author Gore Vidal, focusing on his status as a figure in the gay rights movement and the censorship of his book "Myra Breckinridge."

  • LETTERS TO THE EDITOR.  // Gay & Lesbian Times;4/30/2009, Issue 1114, p11 

    Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues including "Same-Sex or not, Nepotism is Still Nepotism" in the April 23, 2009 issue, "Coming Clean" in the April 16, 2009 issue, and one which discusses gay author Gore Vidal.

  • 'Always a Godfather, Never a God'. HOLLERAN, ANDREW // Gay & Lesbian Review Worldwide;May/Jun2014, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p10 

    No abstract available.

  • Gay writers on the cutting edge of culture, then and now. McElhose, John // Gay & Lesbian Times;3/25/2004, Issue 848, p44 

    Profiles several gay writers. Novels of James Baldwin; Literary works of Gore Vidal; Poetry of Alice Walker.

  • Gospel according to Gore. Hutchings, David; Leongard, John // People;11/2/92, Vol. 38 Issue 18, p103 

    Presents excerpts of an interview with author and screenwriter Gore Vidal, 67. He talks about his acting in the film `Bob Roberts,' his new novel `LIVE from Golgotha,' and other issues. Career; Political interests; Personal life; Talk show appearances.

  • The great life. Christy, George // Hollywood Reporter;11/14/95, Vol. 339 Issue 42, p83 

    Reports on author Gore Vidal's reflections in his book `Palimpsest: A Memoir.' Life in Italy; Celebrity visitors; Literary background.

  • Gore's lore. Lubow, Arthur // Vanity Fair;Sep92, Vol. 55 Issue 9, p126 

    Focuses on author Gore Vidal and his novel `LIVE from Golgotha.' Describes his Italian home; Childhood; Political and religious views.

  • Chariots of ire. Alexander, Max // Variety;7/15/96, Vol. 363 Issue 10, p6 

    Features film actor and scriptwriter Gore Vidal. Career background; Achievements; Vidal's conflicts with movie producers and other celebrities.

  • Pietistic Gore.  // American Spectator;Dec92, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p14 

    Editorial. Describes the novelist/dramatist/essayist/vicarious politician, Gore Vidal and his changing images. Vidal as a Yankee expatriate; Vidal as a Christian; New books by Vidal, `Screening History,' and `Live from Golgotha'; Interests in details of Christianity; Comparison to H.L. Mencken.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics