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The University of Sheffield Library is again supporting diversity & inclusion with an updated StarPlus Pride List 2016.

As part of the library's visible symbol of commitment to LGBT equality week, staff were asked to  list their favourite LGBT resources and they did us proud. 

Fiction Non-fiction
Affinity. Sarah Waters Aberrations in black : toward a queer of color critique. Roderick A Ferguson
Another country. James Baldwin Angels in America : a gay fantasia on national themes. Tony Kushner
As Meat Loves Salt. Maria McCann Before the closet : same-sex love from Beowulf to Angels in America. Allen J Frantzen
Blue is the warmest color. Julie Maroh Calçasses, gallines i maricons : homes contra la masculinitat hegemònica. Josep-Anton Fernàndez; Adrià Chavarria
Boating for beginners. Jeanette Winterson The city and the pillar. Gore Vidal
Carol. Patricia Highsmith Daring to Speak Its Name: The Representation of a Lesbian Relationship in the Work of Rozena Maart. Jessica Murray [Article]
The Color Purple. Alice Walker Developments in LGBTQ provision in secondary school library services since the abolition of Section 28. Janine Walker & Jo Bates [Article]
Death in Venice. Thomas Mann Freedom with violence : race, sexuality, and the US state. Chandan Reddy
Empathy. Sarah Schulman The Glass Closet : Why Coming out Is Good Business. John Browne
Fingersmith. Sarah Waters The Isherwood century : essays on the life and work of Christopher Isherwood
Giovanni's Room. James Baldwin Love's coming-of-age. Edward Carpenter
Hood. Emma Donoghue Mr. Right is Out There. Kenneth George
The hours. Michael Cunningham The Normal Heart. Larry Kramer
In Search of Lost Time. Marcel Proust Normal life : administrative violence, critical trans politics, and the limits of law. Dean Spade
The Kiss of the Spider Woman. Manuel Puig Public sex : the culture of radical sex. Patrick Califia-Rice
More than this. Patrick Ness [Juvenille 14+] Safe space : gay neighborhood history and the politics of violence. Christina B Hanhardt
Oranges are not the only fruit. Jeanette Winterson The Sewing Circle : Hollywood's greatest secret - female stars who loved other women. Axel Madsen
Orlando : a biography. Virginia Woolf Sex changes : the politics of transgenderism. Patrick Califia-Rice
The paying guests. Sarah Waters Transgender identities, intimate relationships and practices of care. Sally Hines [Thesis]
Rubyfruit Jungle. Rita Mae Brown An Unknown People. Edward Carpenter
The swimming-pool library. Alan Hollinghurst Zami : a new spelling of my name. Audre Lorde
Tales of the city. Armistead Maupin
Tipping the velvet. Sarah Waters
The Well of Loneliness. Radclyffe Hall
De-Lovely [videorecording]. A musical portrait of American composer Cole Porter.
French twist [videorecording] = Gazon maudit Josiane Balasko director.; Victoria Abril actor.; Alain Chabat, actor.; Ticky Holgado actor.
The hours [videorecording]. Stephen Daldry director.; Philip Glass music.; Meryl Streep actor.; Julianne Moore actor.; Nicole Kidman , actor.; Michael Cunningham book author.
The wedding banquet [videorecording]. 李安,; Ang Lee.

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The library also supports the Faculty of Arts and Humanities introductory module LGBT Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans* Studies with a reading list.