D. S. Lawson is Associate Professor of English at Lander University, Greenwood, South Carolina. He has published essays on AIDS theater, David Leavitt, Paul Russell, and James Merrill. His poetry has appeared in such journals as The James White Review, Bay Windows, Amethyst, and Five Fingers Review.
Entries by Don S. Lawson
literature >> Fierstein, Harvey
Award-winning Harvey Fierstein is one of the finest gay male playwrights currently working in the American theater.
literature >> Leavitt, David
Novelist and short story writer David Leavitt is one of the brightest stars of the gay literary world today.
literature >> Orton, Joe
The gay British playwright Joe Orton, an important precursor of the queer literary movement, is perhaps the finest writer of farce in the twentieth century.
literature >> Wilson, Lanford
In his depictions of gay subjects, Lanford Wilson proved himself to be a powerful voice speaking of the lives of gay men.