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"I thought guinea fowl just ran." I didn't say so, but I was already wondering about the name, "Beebo
." It sounded like a clown name to me--Klixie or Bobo or Weird Bippie with the big feet and painted frown who let himself be shot from cannons.
AE: About five years ago I asked Ann Bannon, the lesbian novelist [author of Odd Girl Out, Beebo
Brinker, and I Am a Woman, among others] if I could photograph her.
Similarly, Greenwich Village functions as a mythic place of origin for gay people, the original space of bars and cruising spots, of gay writers and gay lives, where Beebo
Brinker and Allen Ginsberg ran the streets, and of course, where gay people first fought back against oppression.
But there are other reasons: readers in their twenties and thirties will recognize their own lives and dreams in the "differently gendered" Beebo
Brinker, heroine of Ann Bannon's much loved and frequently reprinted tales.
"After defeating the demon Mallus by cuddling him to death with a giant stuffed animal named Beebo
, the Legends are ready to ease off the gas.
Last fall, Silverman steered the low-budget Off Broadway premiere of "The Beebo
Brinker Chronicles," Kate Moira Ryan and Linda S.
Until recently I had written Facebook off as a pubescent irrelevance, such as Beebo
- something teenage daughters do when they are not straightening their hair or watching Big Brother and while I am unloading the dishwasher and running myself ragged.
"Pulp Fiction" focuses especially on Ann Bannon's Beebo
Brinker (1962), but also highlights the 1982 lesbian documentary Forbidden Love, in which lesbian couples discuss their private lives in the 1940's, 50's, and 60's.
Now out and a lesbian publishing legend, Bannon takes us back to the bygone era of pre-Stonewall Greenwich Village to tell her story, share the inspiration for her most iconic character, Beebo
Brinker, and reflect on why her pulp fiction remains relevant today.
Laura Marin Ireland Beebo
Brinker Anna Foss Wilson Beth Autumn Dornfeld Jack David Greenspan Marcie, Lili, Nina Carolyn Baeumler Charlie, Burr Bill Dawes It's appropriate that in Rachel Hauck's set for "The Beebo
Brinker Chronicles," the same platform serves as a bed and a hard wooden floor.
BRINKER CHRONICLES (by Kate Moira Ryan and Linda S.