2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, and to celebrate, VINTAGE is reissuing a series of books to mark this landmark moment in LGBTQ+ history. Editor Nick Skidmore reveals the inspiration for the series.
Andrew Holleran was born in Aruba in 1943. After attending Harvard and dropping out of law school he moved to New York City where, after ten years, he wrote his first novel Dancer from the Dance in 1978. Holleran is the author of three other novels, Nights in Aruba, The Beauty of Men and Grief, and one collection of short stories, In September, the Light Changes. He currently lives in Washington, D.C.