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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Jorjet Harper  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Non-Fiction

Born: in New York, New York


Illinois Connection

Harper moved to Chicago in 1979.

Biographical and Professional Information

Jorjet Harper is a journalist, columnist, performer and speaker. She has been writing for the gay and lesbian press in Chicago for over two decades. Her “Lesbomania” columns and performances have tackled homophobia and built community through humor. She was inducted into the Chicago Gay and Lesbian Hall of Fame in 1998.

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