Louie Crew Clay

377 South Harrison Street, 12D
East Orange, NJ 07018-1222
Phone: 
973-395-1068

Author's Bio

As of 12/19/2014, editors have published 2,387 of my poems and essays. Follow those at http://rci.rutgers.edu/~lcrew/pubs.html. The University of Michigan collects my papers. I was born 12/9/1936. My husband Ernest Clay and I married on 2/2/1974 outside the law and on 8/22/2013 legally. I am an emeritus professor at Rutgers University. I founded Integrity, an international organization of LGBTQ Anglicans

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Book of Revelations
(Integrity Press, 1991)
, From Queen Lutibelle's Pew
(Dragon Disks, 1990)
, Letters from Samaria: The Prose & Poetry of Louie Crew Clay
(Seabury Books, 2015)
, Midnight Lessons
(Samisdat Press, 1987)
, Queers! For Christ's Sake!
(Dragon Disks, 2004)
Prizes Won: 
NEH post-doctoral fellowships at UC-Berkeley, U Texas, and U. Chicago. Honorary doctorates from three seminaries of the Episcopal Church. Residences at the Wurlitzer Foundation and the Ragdale Foundation.

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
Stepping Stones by Seamus Heaney
,
Soul Mountain by Gao Xingjian
,
The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League by Jeff Hobbs
,
Pillars of the Earth by Ken Follett
,
Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

Reviews, Recordings, and Interviews

More Information

Listed as: 
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender
Born in: 
Anniston
Raised in: 
Anniston, AL
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Last updated: Dec 19, 2014