and these 20 black authors of lgbtq books are a great place to start, exploring experiences, both fictional and non, of what it means to be queer and black. They include some of my personal favorites, some classics, and some on my tbr that i still really need to get around to, because i have over 1,000 books on my goodreads want-to-read shelf (bet you can relate). black authors have, for years, chronicled the history and realization of what it means to be black in america, but now the world is stopping to listen, working to break down mental biases and societal inequities. Or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow goodreads member or author. Spam or self-promotional the list is spam or self-promotional. Black lesbian literature is a subgenre of lesbian literature and african american literature that focuses on the experiences of black women who identify as lesbians. The genre features poetry and fiction about black lesbian characters as well as non-fiction essays which address issues faced by black lesbians. thats not to say that black lesbian writers saw their work published in equal numbers in the 90s, but still, i remember reading more work by black lesbians from feminist presses. 5 queer black female authors who will blow your mind wide open. 1,792 books 2,284 voters list created february 26th, 2010 by deleted user. black lesbian celebrities make up a huge part of the lgbt community and are pioneering the activism for rights that protect the communitys interest. They are not willing to let go of their voices when it comes to bringing attention to the problem of sexual minorities and speaking out on the lgbt rights even if it means using their own lives as examples. T not so innocent (billionaire romance novel) by bella grant kindle.