LGBTQIA in Media


Here is a short list complied by SPECTRUM of some notable LGBTQIA works. If you have any suggestions, please let us know in the Address Us section of this Webpage. 


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  • The Way He Looks

    • Leonardo is a blind teenager searching for independence. His everyday life, the relationship with his best friend, and the way he sees the world change completely with the arrival of Gabriel.
  • Prayers for Bobby
    • True story of Mary Griffith, gay rights crusader, whose teenage son committed suicide due to her religious intolerance. 
  • Moonlight
    • A chronicle of the childhood, adolescence and burgeoning adulthood of a young, African-American, gay man growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami.

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Reading from LGBTQIA+ perspectives helps broaden the understanding of the experiences and lives of those in the community for everyone. Therefore, here are some notable reads to help grow your understand - one book at a time.
The Queer Student Center is home to the Queer Little Library! All of the books in our sharing library are queer focused; written by queer authors or queer stories or both. Come and check out the books we have in the center all books are free and do not require a return, though donating queer focused books of your own is encouraged!

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