Author E. Lynn Harris dead at 54

Author E. Lynn Harris dead at 54

E Lynn HarrisE. Lynn Harris, the author who introduced millions of readers to the “invisible life” of black gay men, died Thursday while on a business trip in Los Angeles.

Harris, 54, was a literary pioneer who wrote a series of novels that exposed readers to characters rarely depicted in literature: black, affluent gay men who were masculine, complex and, sometimes, tormented.

In Memoriam (CNN).

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