Tag Archives: gay & lesbian studies

Impromptu Jam Session: Lenelle Moïse Performs “Mud Mothers”

Please enjoy this video of Lenelle Moïse performing her piece “Mud Mothers” from her book Haiti Glass (City Lights/Sister Spit, 2014) at the Boston Center for the Arts with accompaniment by Jean Appolon and Daniel Bernard Roumain. Lenelle Moïse was … Continue reading

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5 Questions with Stars Seen in Person editor Michael Seth Stewart

City Lights Publishers just released Stars Seen in Person: Selected Journals by John Wieners. This book, in conjunction with Wave Books’ Supplication: Selected Poetry of John Wieners (also released this fall) are meant to bring John Wieners back into the … Continue reading

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Rebecca Brown Interviewed on MOSS

Northwestern Queer-lit extraordinaire and author of 7 City Lights books, Rebecca Brown, has been working in Seattle since the 80’s (and rent was under $500). Since then she has made her presence in the city worthwhile, participating in multiple educational programs … Continue reading

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Excerpt from Tender Buttons: The Corrected Centennial Edition

Tender Buttons: The Corrected Centennial Edition is hot off the press here at City Lights Publishers–the first and only edition of the modernist classic to incorporate Gertrude Stein’s own handwritten corrections. The book is edited by Seth Perlow and includes … Continue reading

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