Queer Here. Queer There. We’re Not Going Anywhere. (LGBTQ Nation): LGBTQ+ Wit, Wisdom and Badass Affirmations (Paperback)

Queer Here. Queer There. We’re Not Going Anywhere. (LGBTQ Nation): LGBTQ+ Wit, Wisdom and Badass Affirmations By Jim Obergefell (Introduction by), J. Katherine Quartararo Cover Image
By Jim Obergefell (Introduction by), J. Katherine Quartararo
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This powerful book features an unmatched collection of quotes from a who’s who of historical figures, athletes, influencers, celebrities, civil rights activists, politicians and more, all highlighting the joy, humor, outrage and insights of the LGBTQ community.

It’s a wide swath of perspectives designed to lift readers up, fire them up, make them laugh and take pride in who they are and what they stand for. The attribution for each quotes includes a brief biographical note for the speaker, detailing who they are and why they’re important.

In addition to 300+ quotes, the book will have 50+ affirmations, each with a brief meditation that explores the meaning of the affirmation and its relevance to the reader.

About the Author

LGBTQ Nation is an online news magazine and the nation's leading LGBTQ news source, reporting on issues relevant to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer community. The magazine has a pro-LGBTQ point of view, but doesn't shy away from keeping a critical eye on the movement itself.

J. Katherine Quartararo’s essays have appeared in Hotel Amerika, Quarter After Eight, saltfront: studies in human habit(at), Hobart, and After Happy Hour Review – among others. She is currently based in Detroit and holds an MFA in creative writing from Northern Michigan University.

Jim Obergefell is a speaker on LGBTQ+ equality and civil rights. He is the named plaintiff in Obergefell v. Hodges, the landmark case of the Supreme Court of the United States which ruled the fundamental right to marriage is guaranteed to same-sex couples. Jim is President of the WebQ Board of Directors and sits on advisory boards for the GLBT Historical Society and Mattachine Society of Washington, DC. He is a past SAGE board member, former Family Equality staff member, co-founder Equality Vines, the first cause-based wine label to support organizations dedicated to equality, as well as co-author of the book Love Wins, published by William Morrow.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781956403473
ISBN-10: 1956403477
Publisher: Media Lab Books
Publication Date: October 10th, 2023
Pages: 272
Language: English