Aya de Leon

author – activist – faculty – mom

Aya’s debut novel, UPTOWN THIEF

Marisol Rivera will do anything to protect her Manhattan women’s health clinic, including bankrolling it with an escort service and a series of heists of corrupt CEOs involved in a sex trafficking scandal…

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Novelist, poet, activist, mom, UC Berkeley faculty, hip hop theater artist…

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Operation Frying Pan: On Republican Fragility and Why I’m Voting For Hillary Clinton

In the wake of “Nasty Woman” and Pussygate, it is easy to take Trump’s defeat for granted and lose sight of our opportunity to take out the biggest bully–the Republican … Continue reading

October 21, 2016 · 1 Comment

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  • Perfectly Queer Book Readings January 10, 2017 at 3:00 am – 5:00 am Dog Eared Books, 489 Castro St., San Francisco, CA 94114, USA https://www.facebook.com/perfectlyqueerreadings/?ref=bookmarks

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