Christopher Street 1988
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Between 1976 and 1995 Christopher Street was one of the most innovative and influential gay magazines in the United States, with features on a wide range of topics, new fiction from many writers, cartoons, photo essays etc. Occasional and regular contributors included Andrew Holleran, Boyd McDonald and Edmund White.


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Issue 119 (January 1988 / Vol 10, No 11)
64pp, £15.00


CS Letters / New York Notebook by Andrew Holleran / McDonald's by Boyd McDonald / "Wicked Love"; an extracts from Synchronicities by Lawrence Mass / CS Fiction: "Labor Day" by David Groff / CS Poetry by Paul Monette / CS Readings by Allan Gurganus / CS Thoughts / Cartoons





Issue 121 (April 1988 / Vol 11, No 1)
64pp


"Anniversary" by Andrew Holleran / "North Carolina's War Against Gays" by Gene Gabriel Moore / "Gay TV Comes Out in the Eighties" by Phil Zwickler / "The Forgetting Chamber" by Quentin Crisp / CS Poetry by Sean Lawrence / CS People to Watch: Candida Scott Piel by Frank A Conway / Photography: gay writers by Robert Giard / "Peter Duesberg and the Media" by Drew Hopkins / CS Readings by John Hammond and Matthew Veloria / CS Thoughts / Cartoons





Issue 122 (May 1988 / Vol 11, No 2)
64pp


"The Unreal Thing" New York Notebook by Andrew Holleran / CS Movies by Quentin Crisp / "Targeted for Negligence: Why I Resigned From the New York City Health Department" by James E D'Eramo / "AIDS As Career" by Thomas Ryan / Cleve Jones by Frank A Conway / CS Fiction: "The Changeling" by Iain Finlayson / Berlin Film Festival Co-Director Manfred Salzgeber interviewed by Phil Zwickler / "A Cuban Travel Diary" by Rex Wockner / CS Poetry by James Purdy / CS Readings by Wayne Koestenbaum / CS Thoughts / Cartoons





Issue 123 (May 1988 / Vol 11, No 3)
64pp


"The Room" New York Notebook by Andrew Holleran / CS Movies by Quentin Crisp / "Should We Retire Tchaikovsky?" by Simon Karlinsky / Poetry by Paul Monette / Fiction: "Hold Tight" by Christopher Bram; "A Box of Music" by Andrew Chiodo; "The Social Climber" by Robert Trent / "The New York Chronicle" serial by Sean Lawrence / Joyce Hunter by Frank A Conway / CS Readings by Perry Bialor and Matthew Veloria / CS Thoughts / Cartoons





Issue 124 (June 1988 / Vol 11, No 4)
64pp


New York Notebook by Andrew Holleran / Great Moments in Journalism by Boyd McDonald / CS Movies by Quentin Crisp / "My Side of the Matter" by Donald Windham / Dr Stephen Caiazza interviewed by James E D'Eramo / "Personal Reflections on Gay Life in Israel" by Bill Strubbe / In Memoriam Michael Grumley by Edmund White / "Stonewall Memoirs" by John Hammond / Poetry by Quentin Crisp and James Purdy / CS Readings by Joseph Lanza / CS Thoughts / Cartoons





Issue 125 (July 1988 / Vol 11, No 5)
64pp


CS Letters / New York Notebook by Andrew Holleran / CS Movies by Quentin Crisp / Fiction: "The Temple" by Stephen Spender / "Did Oscar Wilde Have AIDS" by Eric Bentley / Gay Life in Toronto by Rex Wockner / "New York, Morocco and Oregon, 1982-1987" by Joel Redon / "A Shout in the Street" by Robert Trent / CS Readings by Robert Patrick and Robert Boucheron / CS Thoughts / Cartoons





Issue 127 (August 1988 / Vol 11, No 7)
64pp


McDonald's by Boyd McDonald / CS Movies by Quentin Crisp / "Harvey Milk: Ten Years After" by Boze Hadleigh / Photography by Bruce Cratsley / "Coastal Disturbances" Travel by Matthew Veloria / Fiction: "Garments the Living Wear" by James Purdy / CS Readings by Andew Holleran and Richard Kaye / CS Thoughts / Cartoons





Issue 128 (October 1988 / Vol 11, No 8)
64pp


New York Notebook by Andrew Holleran / McDonald's by Boyd McDonald / "The Filming of Torch Song Trilogy" by James A Baggett / "Thailand's Tenuous Sanity" by P B Sanders / "Family Tie" by Dave Hingsburger / "On Record: Homosexuals and Popular Song" by Rudy Grillo / Fiction: "Stereotypes and Cliches" by Christopher Davis / CS Readings by Robert Trent / CS Thoughts / Cartoons





Issue 129 (November 1988 / Vol 11, No 9)
48pp


New York Notebook by Andrew Holleran / McDonald's by Boyd McDonald / CS Movies by Quentin Crisp / "A Journey to the Soviet Heartland" by William Strubbe / Fiction: "Eric Back in Boston" by Bud Jennings / CS Poetry by James Purdy / CS Readings by Christopher Bram and Lindsley Cameron / CS Thoughts / Cartoons





Issue 130 (December 1988 / Vol 11, No 10)
48pp


Publishing News by Damien Jack / New York Notebook by Andrew Holleran / CS Movies by Quentin Crisp / "The Four Wilsons: Understanding Gay Playwrighting" by Robert Patrick / "A Taoist Journey into Modern China" by Joel Schwartz / Fiction: "My Baby Loves Love" by Robert Trent / Poetry by Gregg Shapiro and Steven Riel / CS Readings by Robert Trent / CS Thoughts / Cartoons





Copies are £12 each including UK postage and packing or $30 each including postage to the US. Discounts available for three or more editions. Order here
continue with no 131, January 1989





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