Bibliography of Works on Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered Chicanos/as and Latinos/as

(In English)

Non-Fiction books, chapters, essays and articles:

  • Almaguer, Tomas. "Chicano Men: A Cartography of Homosexual Identity and Behavior." Differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies, V. 3, no. 2 (Summer 1991).
  • Duberman, Martin. Portions throughout Stonewall (Dutton Books, 1993).
  • Fernandez, Charles. "Undocumented Aliens in the Queer Nation." Outlook (Spring 1991).
  • Manrique, Jaime.  Eminent Maricones: Arenas, Lorca, Puig and Me (University of Wisconsin, 1999).
  • Miller, Neil. "Race and Culture: San Antonio, Texas," in In Search of Gay America: Women and Men in a Time of Change (Atlantic Monthly Press, 1989).
  • Negron-Mutaner, Francis. "Echoing Stonewall and Other Dilemmas:The Organizational Beginnings of a Gay and Lesbian Agenda in Puerto Rico, 1972-1977" (in two parts). Centro de EstudiosPuertorriquenos Bulletin (Winter 1991-92 and Spring 1992 issues).
  • Reyes, Rodrigo. "Latino Gays: Coming Out and Coming Home."Nuestro magazine (April 1981).
  • Rodriguez, Richard. "Late Victorians," in Days of Obligation: An Argument with my Mexican Father (Viking, 1992).
  • Williams, Walter. "The Abominable Sin: The Spanish Campaign Against 'Sodomy,' and Its Results in Modern Latin America," in The Spirit and the Flesh: Sexual Diversity in American Indian Culture (Beacon Press, 1986).
  • Wilson, Carter. "Queen of Hearts: Dancing 'til Dawn in the Artichoke Capital of the World," with photographs by Brook Dillon, in Outlook (Summer 1992), originally printed in the[Santa Cruz County] Lavender Reader (Spring 1992).
  • Creative works

  • Anzaldua, Gloria. Borderlands/La Frontera: The New Mestiza (Spinsters/aunt lute, 1987).
  • de la Peña, Terri. Margins (The Seal Press, 1992).
  • Gomez-Vega, Ibis. Send My Roots Rain (aunt lute books, 1991).
  • Manrique, Jaime. Latin Moon in Manhattan (St. Martin's Press, 1992).
  • Moraga, Cherrie, any work but especially Giving Up the Ghost (West End Press, 1986) and Loving in the War Years: Lo que nunca paso por sus labios (South End Press, 1983).
  • Muñoz, Elias Miguel. The Greatest Performance (Arte Publico Press, 1991).
  • Biography, interviews and memoirs:

  • "John Rechy" (interview by Winston Leland originally conducted in 1974), in Gay Sunshine Interviews, Vol. I, edited by Winston Leyland (Gay Sunshine Press, 1978; 1984).
  • "Nadine," in Word is Out: Stories of Some of Our Lives, by Nancy Adair and Casey Adair (New Glide Publications/A Delta Special, 1978).
  • Carrier, Joseph. "Miguel: Sexual Life History of a Gay Mexican American," in Gay Culture in America: Essays from the Field, edited by Gilbert Herdt (Beacon Press, 1992).
  • Marcus, Eric. "The Drag Queen--Rey 'Sylvia Lee' Rivera," in Making History: The Struggle for Gay and Lesbian Equal Rights, 1945-1990 (Harper Collins, 1992).
  • Nava, Michael. "Abuelo: My Grandfather, Raymond Acuna," in A Member of the Family: Gay Men Write About Their Families, edited and with an introduction by John Preston (Plume, 1994).
  • Anthologies:

  • Chicana Lesbians: The Girls Our Mothers Warned Us About, edited by Carla Trujillo (Third Woman Press, 1991.
  • Companeras: Latina Lesbians (An Anthology), compiled and edited by Juanita Ramos (Latina Lesbian History Project, 1987).
  • Conditions: Eight, Vol. 3, no. 2 (Spring 1982). Included works by Cherrie Moraga, Gloria Anzaldua and Mirtha N. Quintanales.
  • Cuentos: Stories by Latinas, edited by Alma Gomez, Cherrie Moraga, Mariana Romo-Carmona (Kitchen Table, Women of Color Press, 1983).
  • Making Face, Making Soul/Haciendo Caras: Creative and Critical Perspectives by Women of Color, edited by Gloria Anzaldua (aunt lute, 1990).
  • This Bridge Called My Back: Writings by Radical Women of Color, edited by Cherrie Moraga and Gloria Anzaldua (Persephone Press, 1981).
  • Magazines and newsletters

  • ALLGO Pasa!  Published quarterly since 1986 by the Austin Latino/a Lesbian & Gay Organization (Austin, Texas: 1986--  ).
  • Non-Fiction Mexico, Latin America and Brazil (translated or originally written in English):

  • Borren, Sylvia. "Lesbian Organizations in Latin America," in the Second ILGA Pink Book: A Global View of Lesbian and Gay Oppression and Liberation (utrecht series on gay and lesbian studies, no. 12) (Utrecht, Germany: Interfacultaire Werkgroep Homostudies, Rijksuniversiteit Utrecht, 1988).
  • Foster, David William. Gay and Lesbian Themes in Latin American Writing (University of Texas Press, 1991).
  • Trevisan, Joao S. Perverts in Paradise (GMP Publishers, 1986).
  • Mexican and Latin American Fiction/Creative Works:

  • My Deep, Dark Pain is Love: A Collection of Latin American Gay Fiction, edited by Winston Leyland (Gay Sunshine Press, 1983).
  • Now the Volcano: An Anthology of Latin American Gay Literature, edited by Winston Leyland (Gay Sunshine Press, 1979).
  • Arenas, Reinaldo. Singing From the Well, translation of Cantando en el pozo (Viking, 1987) and Farewell to the Sea, translation of Otra vez el mar (Viking, 1986).
  • Calderon, Sara Levi. The Two Mujeres, translation of Dos Mujeres (aunt lute books, 1991).
  • Zapata, Luis. Adonis Garcia: A Picaresque Novel, translation of Las aventuras, desventuras y suenos de Adonis Garcia, el vampiro de la Colonia Rosa (Gay Sunshine Press, 1981).
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