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Pride 2021: Comics by LGBTQ Comics Creators
Celebrate Pride Month with this list of comics by LGBTQ authors and/or artists. Annotations adapted from the publisher's description. (Created June 2021)

The Life and Times of Butch Dykes
Aquino, Eloisa
Author and artist Eloisa Aquino presents these icons against heteronormativity in a good-humored homage, showing how the courage to be true to yourself can spark the sort of work that changes the world.
Format: Book
Availability: Available
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Gender
Barker, Meg-John
From the creators of Queer: A Graphic History. Barker and Scheele look to the past and the future to explore how we might all approach gender in more caring and celebratory ways.
Format: Graphic Novel
Availability: All copies in use
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920London
Boydell, Remy
North of London, 2005. A doomed romance between an emo kid and a scene kid. More than friends, less than lovers, they're trying to grow shrooms before the world ends. Send help. Solo graphic novel debut from Remy Boydell (The Pervert), fully painted in watercolor.
Format: Downloadable Graphic Novel
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I'm A Wild Seed
De la Cruz, Sharon Lee
In this delightfully compelling full-color graphic memoir, the author shares her process of undoing the effects of a patriarchal, colonial society on her self-image, her sexuality, and her concept of freedom.
Format: Graphic Novel
Availability: All copies in use
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Rock Steady
Forney, Ellen
Forney follows up her graphic memoir, Marbles: Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, & Me, with a practical guide to understanding, navigating, and managing bipolar disorder (and mood disorders in general).
Format: Graphic Novel
Availability: Available
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Fetch
Georges, Nicole J.
When Nicole Georges was 16 she adopted Beija, a dysfunctional shar-pei/corgi mix—a troublesome combination of tiny and attack, just like teenaged Nicole herself. For the next 15 years, Beija would be the one constant in her life.
Format: Downloadable Graphic Novel
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Getting It Together
Grace, Sina
The all-new modern dramedy you didn't know you needed! Life gets pretty messy when you’re in your 20s and your friends are your family.
Format: Book
Availability: On order
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The Art of Drag
Hall, Jake
Hall delves deep into the ancient beginnings of drag, to present day and beyond. Vibrant illustrations enhance the rich history from Kabuki theatre to Shakespearean, the revolutionary Stonewall riots to the still thriving New York ballroom scene.
Format: Graphic Novel
Availability: All copies in use
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SFSX
Horn, Tina
In a draconian America where sexuality is strictly bureaucratized and policed, a group of queer sex workers keep the magic alive in an underground club called the Dirty Mind.
Format: Graphic Novel
Availability: Available
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Displacement
Hughes, Kiku
Kiku is on vacation in San Francisco when suddenly she finds herself displaced to the 1940s Japanese-American internment camp that her late grandmother, Ernestina, was forcibly relocated to during World War II. These displacements keep occurring until Kiku finds herself stuck back in time.
Format: Graphic Novel
Availability: All copies in use
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