Jewelle Gomez

Jewelle Gomez is the author of seven books including the double Lambda Literary Award-winning vampire novel, The Gilda Stories, in print continuously since 1991. Her adaptation of the book for the stage, Bones and Ash, toured thirteen US cities. Waiting for Giovanni, her play about James Baldwin, premiered in 2011. Her newest play, Leaving the Blues, is about singer/songwriter Alberta Hunter and premiered in fall 2016. webtwitter

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