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Rita Mae Brown


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Rita Mae Brown (born November 28, 1944) is an American writer. She is best known for her first novel Rubyfruit Jungle. Published in 1973, it dealt with lesbian themes in an explicit manner unusual for the time. Brown is also a mystery writer and screenwriter.

Brown was born in Hanover, Pennsylvania, and grew up in Florida, and as of 2012 lived outside Charlottesville, ... more »

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  • ''This is a celebration of individual freedom, not of homosexuality. No government has the right to tell its citizens when or whom to love. The only queer people are those who don't love anybody.''
    Rita Mae Brown (b. 1944), U.S. feminist writer. Speech, August 28, 1982, at the opening of the Gay Olympics in San Francisco.
  • ''You sell a screenplay like you sell a car. If someone drives it off a cliff, that's it.''
    Rita Mae Brown (b. 1944), U.S. feminist, writer. Newsweek (New York, Aug. 19, 1985).
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