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Fiesta Youth Going Strong as Fifth Anniversary Approaches

Fiesta Youth Going Strong as Fifth Anniversary Approaches

The board of directors of Fiesta Youth this week announced they will be marking the organization’s fifth anniversary on September 23 with celebratory party at the Candlelight Coffeehouse. The mission of Fiesta Youth is to provide a safe and supportive environment for LGBT youth (aged 12 to 18) to express who they are without fear

Trinity Professor is Finalist for Lambda Literary Award

An associate professor at Trinity University in San Antonio has been chosen as a finalist for a Lambda Literary Award. Amy L. Stone, associate professor of Sociology and Anthropology at Trinity University and her collaborator, Jaime Cantrell, a visiting assistant professor of English at the University of Mississippi, were chosen as finalists for their book,

The Art and Activism of San Antonio Native Donald Moffett

As a little-understood plague decimated the gay community, San Antonio-born artist Donald Moffett had a life-changing experience when he heard about Larry Kramer’s call to action in March 1987 at the Lesbian and Gay Community Services Center in New York, the founding moment for the AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power, best known as ACT UP.

Words of Wisdom from Celebrated Author Carla Trujillo

Born in New Mexico and based in California, Carla Trujillo is an esteemed fiction writer, editor, educator and a founding member of the Macondo Writers Workshop that Sandra Cisneros established in San Antonio in 1995. Celebrated for her novel What Night Brings (2003) and her work as editor of the Lambda Literary Award-winning anthology Chicana