Thursday, August 7, 2014

Pauline Park Welcomes Authors to Book Fest 2014

Pauline Park, acting executive director of Queens Pride House, the borough's LGBT community center, welcomes participants to Book Fest 2014 on August 5th.


Pauline Park and Book Fest 2014 Authors at Queens Pride House

From left: Pauline Park; photographer Mariette Pathy Allen who introduced her book TransCuba which focuses on Cuba's transgender community; Laura Erickson-Schroth, M.D., editor of Trans Bodies, Trans Selves, a resource guide for transgendered and gender-variant people; Lance Ringel, who gave a dramatic reading from his WWI novel, Flower of Iowa; Leslie L. Smith, author of Sally Field Can Play the Transsexual, the first novel about PEP and PrEP; and Nancy Agabian, whose memoir Me as Her Again, discusses being bisexual in an Armenian family.