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Does Your Mama Know?
  • Reinette F. Jones, University of Kentucky

An anthology of Black lesbian coming out stories. Edited by Lisa Moore, owner of Red Bone Press - publisher celebrating the cultures of black lesbians and gay men. Image used with permission from Lisa C. Moore.

This was the company’s first title in 1997 and was the winner of two Lambda Literary Awards: Small Press and Lesbian Studies. The title is a pinch of playing-the-dozens, and puts the recipient of the question on the spot to tell nothing but the truth, “does your moma know?” The answer is an indication of just how out you really are.

This book is available at the University of Kentucky Libraries: PS648.L47 D64 2009 2nd ed.

  • Lesbians,
  • Gay men,
  • African Americans
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Cover image used with permission from Lisa C. Moore
Citation Information
Reinette F. Jones. "Does Your Mama Know?" (2015)
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