Author: Tim Jones-Yelvington

Tim Jones-Yelvington is a Chicago-based writer, multimedia performance artist, and nightlife personality. In addition to STRIKE A POSE, he is the author of two short fiction chapbooks—Evan's House and the Other Boys Who Live There (in They Could No Longer Contain Themselves, Rose Metal Press) and Daniel, Damned (Solar Luxuriance Press), and one full-length fiction collection, This is a Dance Movie! (Tiny Hardcore Press). He is the author of two poetry chapbooks, Become On Yr Face, (New Michigan Press, winner of the 2016 DIAGRAM chapbook contest), and Colton Behavioral Therapy (Gazing Grain Press and a finalist in their 2017 contest). His work has appeared in Black Warrior Review, Puerto Del Sol, Harpur Palate, and others. From 2010-12, he guest edited [PANK]'s annual queer issue.

Strike a Prose: Memoirs of a Lit Diva Extraordinaire
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Strike a Prose: Memoirs of a Lit Diva Extraordinaire


Fiction. LGBTQIA Studies. Who, or what, is TJY? In this neon-lit chronicle of the rise and fall of literature's first pop star, the diva's trauma memoir collides with the twisted coming-of-age narrative of his adolescent fanboy, ornamented by the gi...

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