Adah in the Advocate
The Advocate August 13, 2012
21 LGBT Biographies or Memoirs You Should Read Now. . . From German counts to Utah cave-dwellers, there’s something for every reader on this list.
“Like her friend George Sand, Menken “adopted what were considered to be men’s dress and habits. They wore pants in public…They smoked cigarettes and sometimes cigars. They chose their careers, earned lots of money, and played a significant part in the events of the day.”