|Birthname||Barbara Ellen Wilson|
|born on||17 October 1950 at 19:57 (= 7:57 PM )|
|Place||Long Beach, California, 33n46, 118w11|
|Timezone||PST h8w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||24°12' 24°01 Asc. 14°35'|
American writer; Wilson is also founder of Seal Press. A lesbian and a feminist, her heroines are usually strong, witty, adventurous and intelligent. She has written mysteries, novels, and published short-story collections.
Her novel "Gaudi Afternoon" which was made into a feature film, was awarded the Crime Writers Association Award and Lambda Literary Award in 1991. Another novel, "Blue Windows" won the Lambda Literary Award and was a nominee for PEN Center USA West, in 1997.
She co-founded Seal Press in support of women authors and founded "Women in Translation: which translated the writing of women who are exiled or marginalized.
- Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1991 (novel: Gaudi Afternoon)
- Work : Prize 1991 (Crime Writers Association and Lambda Literary Awards)
- Work : Prize 1997 (Lambda Literary Award)
Sy Scholfield quotes birth certificate in hand
- Passions : Sexuality : Lesbian
- Vocation : Business : Entrepreneur (founded Seal Press)
- Vocation : Writers : Fiction (novels, mysteries, short stories)