Donna Minkowitz is a writer (New York Times Book Review, Salon) and the restaurant critic for Gay City News.
She is the author of the memoir Growing Up Golem, a finalist for both a Lambda Literary Award and the Judy Grahn Nonfiction Award.
You can read more about it here.
Minkowitz’s first memoir, Ferocious Romance (1998), was about what she had in common with the Christian right, despite being a lesbian on the left. Ferocious Romance won a Lambda Literary Award and was a finalist for the Quality Paperback Book Club’s New Visions Award “for the most promising or distinctive work by a new author .”
A former longtime Village Voice columnist, she has also written for The Nation, The Collagist, New York magazine and Newsday. She teaches with the New York Writers Workshop and independently.
Contact: growingupgolem AT Gmail.com
Literary agent: Valerie Borchardt at Georges Borchardt, Inc.
All contents (c) Donna Minkowitz 2011-2016
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