Dorothy Allison

Dorothy Allison

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Conversations with Dorothy Allison was the most recently released book by Dorothy Allison, on May 9th, 2012.

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Dorothy Allison Stats: The highest rated book by Dorothy Allison on Book Notification is Bastard Out of Carolina, a Standalone novel.

The most read book by Dorothy Allison on Book Notification is Bastard Out of Carolina, a Standalone novel.

Below is a complete list of Dorothy Allison books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

List of Collections in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

List of Dorothy Allison Anthologies in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Women on Women
1990
2
Leatherfolk
1991
3
High Risk
1991
4
Growing Up Gay/Growing Up Lesbian: A Literary Anthology
1993
5
Writing Women's Lives
1994
6
Downhome
1995
7
Swords of the Rainbow
1996
8
What Are You Looking At?
2003
9
The Best American Short Stories 2003
2003
10
Rhetorical Women: Roles and Representations
2005
11
The Writer's Notebook
2009
12
My Favorite Lesbian Stories from Best American Erotica
2012
13
Gay City: Volume 5
2013
14
The Queer South
2014
15
Walk Till the Dogs Get Mean: Meditations on the Forbidden from Contemporary Appalachia
2015
16
LGBTQ Fiction and Poetry from Appalachia
2019
17
OutWrite
2022
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Dorothy Allison: Biography

Dorothy Allison was born on April 11th, 1949 and is currently 75 years old. Dorothy Allison was born in Greenville, SC, USA.

Dorothy Allison is probably best known for her Non-Fiction Books. There are currently 3 books available. The first was released in 1994 with the book Skin. The most recently released book was Conversations with Dorothy Allison which was released in 2012. There are no upcoming non-fiction books by Dorothy at this time.

Dorothy Allison has also written the Collections series which has 2 books including The Women Who Hate Me and Trash.

Dorothy Allison: Awards & Accolades

Allison's books have won multiple awards, Bastard Out of Carolina won the Ferro-Grumley Award, Best Lesbian Fiction, in 1993. Skin won the Stonewall Book Award, Non-fiction, in 1995.

Dorothy Allison books have also been nominated for multiple awards, Bastard Out of Carolina was nominated for the National Book Awards, Best Fiction, in 1992. Growing Up Gay/Growing Up Lesbian: A Literary Anthology was nominated for the Stonewall Book Award, Literature, in 1994. Two or Three Things I Know for Sure was nominated for the Stonewall Book Award, Literature, in 1996.

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Dorothy Allison: F.A.Q

When was Dorothy Allison Born? How old is Dorothy Allison?

Dorothy Allison was born on April 11th, 1949. Dorothy Allison is currently 75 years old.

Where was Dorothy Allison Born?

Dorothy Allison was born in Greenville, SC, USA and is American.

What book awards has Dorothy Allison won?

Bastard Out of Carolina: Ferro-Grumley Award Best Lesbian Fiction (1993).
Skin: Stonewall Book Award Non-fiction (1995).

What was the first book Dorothy Allison wrote?

The first novel written by Dorothy Allison was The Women Who Hate Me, published in 1983.

What was the most recent book Dorothy Allison wrote?

Her most recently released work was Conversations with Dorothy Allison on May 9th, 2012.

Will there be any more books by Dorothy Allison?

Dorothy Allison does not have any upcoming books with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has Dorothy Allison written?

Dorothy Allison has written 7 books. 2 Standalone Novels, 2 books in the Collections, 3 books in the Non-Fiction Books.

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