WANTING TO BE WHO WE'RE NOT
 

Creative Nonfiction by Queer Writers
Edited by Jim Tushinski and Jim Van Buskirk
Now available from Harrington Park Press

 
 
 

Jim Van Buskirk

Jim Van Buskirk is co-author of Gay by the Bay: A History of Queer Culture in the San Francisco Bay Area (Chronicle Books, 1996) and Celluloid San Francisco: The Film Lover's Guide to Bay Area Movie Locations (Chicago Review Press, 2006). His writing has appeared in I Do, I Don't: Queers on Marriage (Suspect Thoughts, 2004), Dangerous Families: Queer Writing on Surviving (Harrington Park Press, 2004), Contemporary Gay American Poets & Playwrights (Greenwood, 2002) as well as other books, magazines, newspapers, websites, and radio broadcasts. He is Program Manager of the James C. Hormel Gay & Lesbian Center at the San Francisco Public Library.

Read an excerpt from "At the Museum of Jewish Heritage"

Read this interview with co-editor Jim Van Buskirk and contributor Joan Annsfire in J: The Jewish News Weekly of Northern California. Jim reveals his recent discovery that he is Jewish after all.


Jim Van Buskirk