Jewelle Gomez is a writer and activist and the author of the double Lambda Award-winning novel, THE GILDA STORIES from Firebrand Books. Her adaptation of the book for the stage “Bones & Ash: a Gilda Story,” was performed by the Urban Bush Women company in 13 U.S. cities. The script was published as a Triangle Classic by the Paperback Book Club. more>
WAITING FOR GIOVANNI Read an excerpt from her new play in two acts written in collaboration with Harry Waters Jr. more>
TELEVISED, her new novel takes place at the 30th anniversary reunion of a group of former Black student radicals. more>
A NEW GILDA story will appear in “From Where We Sit” from TinySatchel Press. more>
Happy 20th Anniversary!
The novel THE GILDA STORIES will celebrate 20 years in print in 2011. Learn more about some of the events in the works. more>