Tuesday, October 13, 2009

Gay Science Fiction, the first trailer for Degranon: A Science Fiction Adventure, has received 4000 viewings at YouTube! The second trailer has received almost 300 views, and it’s a YouTube Featured Video.

Monday, October 12, 2009

Books and links for my readers in Australia and New Zealand.

* Google Australia * Yahoo! 7
* Web Wombat * Aus. Search Colossus * National Library of Australia * Sensis.Com
* Aus Everything * Search NZ * NZ Search Engines * Australia: An Introduction * A Concise History of NZ * Best of New Zealand Fiction: Volume 1 * The Lord of the Rings Location Guidebook
* Gay Happening Presents Best Gay Pride & CSD Anthems * Invisible Families: NZ Resource for Parents of Lesbian and Gay Children * Worlds in Collision: The Gay Debate in NZ * Depraved and Disorderly: Female Convicts, Sexuality and Gender in Colonial Australia * Lesbian Studies in Aotearoa / New Zealand * Mates and Lovers: A History of Gay New Zealand * The Best Australian Science Fiction * Great Australian Cookbook
* Destitute Gourmet * Gay and Lesbian Rights Lobby of Australia: Links (including DuaneSimolke.Com) *

Holding Me Together, featuring Reactions to Homophobia.
Pride in the Arts Award. Book Trailer, Book Trailer 2. Kris Coonan, UQ Union, University of Queensland, used Reactions to Homophobia as a resource for his article Sexual Prejudice: Understanding Homophobia and Heterosexism, Biphobia and Transphobia. The Queensland Government's Community Benefit Fund and PFLAG Brisbane used it as a resource for the PDF booklet Assisting Those Who Come Into Regular Contact with Lesbian and Gay Youth.

Degranon: A Science Fiction Adventure.
The brilliant scientist Taldra loves her twin gay sons and thinks of them as the hope for Valchondria’s future, but one of them becomes entangled in the cult of Degranon, while the other becomes stranded on the other side of a doorway through time. Can they find their way home and help Taldra save their world?

Stein, Gender, Isolation, and Industrialism: New Readings of Winesburg, Ohio. This book examines Sherwood Anderson's Winesburg, Ohio, as it relates to Gertrude Stein, gender roles, gay subtext, failed communication, and the machine in the garden. Anderson's friendship with and admiration of Stein greatly affected the contents and writing style of Winesburg.

The Acorn Gathering: Writers Uniting Against Cancer.

The Acorn Stories.

The Return of Innocence.

Sunday, October 11, 2009

Diverse Universes Search.

Search for gay science fiction, gay pride, and much more, including general scifi/fantasy.

Friday, October 02, 2009

Lubbock, Texas, the week of October 5: homeComing OUT Week at Texas Tech University will include activist Shelby Knox, musical duo Jason & deMarco, a discussion about outing people, an epilogue to The Laramie Project, and various other events. The life of former Lubbock resident Shelby Knox provided the basis for the documentaries The Education of Shelby Knox and Shelby Knox Redux.