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2014 Stonewall Book Awards announced

The American Library Association announced the 2014 Stonewall Book Awards this weekend at their Annual Midwinter Meeting.  Dallas Public Library’s own Peter Coyl was honored to serve as Chair of the committee this year. The Stonewall Book Awards recognize works … Continue reading

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Stonewall Book Awards Announced

At their Midwinter Meeting in Seattle this past weekend, the American Library Association announced the winners of the Stonewall Book Awards. On the Committee this year was Audelia Road Branch Manager Peter Coyl. Recognized this year for “exceptional merit relating … Continue reading

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Review: Chely Wright: Wish Me Away

The coming-out process can range from mass announcements, to the “imply strongly, then confirm upon request” technique, to confiding only in a select circle of intimates. When country music singer Chely Wright decided in 2010 it was time to reveal … Continue reading

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Dallas Library Pride Programming Poll

The Dallas Public Library’s GLBT Staff Interest Group, Dallas Library Pride, was recently profiled in the Dallas Voice.  The Dallas Voice’s profile of Dallas Library Pride can be found at Dallas Voice: Library Aims to Boost GLBT Collection.  Moving in … Continue reading

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National Coming Out Day

October 11 is National Coming Out Day for the GLBT Community, an internationally observed civil awareness day celebrating individuals who publicly identify as bisexual, gay, lesbian, transgender.  “Coming out” regarding one’s sexual orientation and/or gender identity being akin to a … Continue reading

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