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Jewelle Gomez celebrates the 25th anniversary of "The Gilda Stories" at Red Emmas Bookstore!

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May 14, 2016

On Saturday, May 14th, 7:30pm at Red Emmas Bookstore, Jewelle Gomez celebrates The Gilda Stories: Expanded 25th Anniversary Edition, just published by City Lights. This remarkable novel begins in 1850s Louisiana, where Gilda escapes slavery and learns about freedom while working in a brothel. After being initiated into eternal life as one who "shares the blood" by two women there, Gilda spends the next 200 years searching for a place to call home.

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Event Category
  • LGBT
  • Literature


Red Emma's Bookstore
30 West North Ave
Baltimore, MD 21201
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