WATCH: 8 Authors Talk Pride


By Jerry Portwood

Watch Christopher Bram, Dorothy Allison, Martin Duberman, Elana Dykewomon, Michael Nava, Joseph Caldwell, Ned Rorem, and Lisa Alther discuss being gay authors before it was 'allowed'

"I often think I read myself out of the closet—I could explore that part of myself in books," explains writer Christopher Bram in this short and fascinating film clip that includes a series of trailblazers. It's produced by Open Road Media, a New York City-based publishing company that specializes in bringing great writers to new generations by releasing their works as ebooks. Get ready to open the archives and find new must-read fiction, memoirs, and more.

Watch the clip below:

Find ebooks by Christopher BramDorothy AllisonMartin DubermanElana DykewomonMichael NavaJoseph CaldwellNed Rorem, and Lisa Alther here.