Queer Literature

Find below an ongoing collection of queer literature, from fantasy to romance, historic accounts to societal analyses.

Black on Both Sides: A Racial History of Trans Identity

by C. Riley Snorton

Bodies of Evidence: The Practice of Queer Oral History

by Nan Alamilla Boyd

Kenyan, Christian, Queer: Religion, LGBT Activism, and Arts of Resistance in Africa

by Adriaan van Klinken

Let the Faggots Burn: The Upstairs Lounge Fire

by Johnny Townsend

Meanwhile...: Graphic Short Stories about everyday Queer life in Southern and Eastern Africa

by Qintu Collab

One Last Stop

by Casey McQuiston

Queer Africa

by Makhosazana Xaba, Karen Martin

Queer Africa 2

by Makhosazana Xaba, Karen Martin

Queer City: Gay London from the Romans to the Present Day

by Peter Ackroyd

Queer Word- and World-Making in South Africa: Dignified Sounds

by Taylor Riley

Queer in Africa: LGBTQI Identities, Citizenship, and Activism

by Zethu Matebeni

The Gay Agenda: A Modern Queer History & Handbook

by Ashley Molesso