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Lesbian authors -- North Carolina -- Charlotte

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Samantha Gellar "Life Versus the Paperback Romance" papers

 Collection — Box 1 [F09.074.03.02]
Identifier: MS0476
Overview Samantha Gellar was a sixteen-year-old high school student at Northwest School of the Arts in Charlotte, North Carolina, when she wrote "Life Versus the Paperback Romance." The play, which dealt with lesbian romance, received a playwright's award from the Charlotte Young Playwright's Festival. Materials relate to the controversial production of Samantha Gellar's 1998 play "Life Versus the Paperback Romance."
Dates: 1998 - 2000

Linda Lawyer writings and memorabilia

 Collection
Identifier: MS0477
Overview Contains printed copies of Lawyer's monthly column in Q Notes entitled "The Soft Spot" from 1988-1992. Also includes 2 can huggers with the Queen City Friends logo and 4 One Voice Chorus Christmas-themed shot glasses.
Dates: 1988 - 1992

Julia Willis papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0427
Overview The collection consists of the writings of Julia Willis, of Charlotte, North Carolina and Boston, Massachusetts from the late 1960s to the late 1990s. Willis writes short stories, articles, short plays, books, contributions to various anthologies and poetry. The subject matter of her writing is almost exclusively dedicated to lesbian issues and politics. Most of her plays have been produced and some of her writings have earned awards.
Dates: 1972 - 2002