“Killing Queers in Indiana” is an adaptation from J. Patrick Redmond’s novel Some Go Hungry, a work of fiction inspired by true events, published by Kaylie Jones Books, an imprint of Akashic Books.
“I was 17 years old. I too was gay, in the closet, and struggling with my sexual orientation. Robbie’s murder terrified me and scandalized my hometown. The crime colored my self-awareness and kept me from coming out for years. Local people still refuse to talk about Robbie’s murder.
CLICK HERE to read and see publisher Kaylie Jones in conversation with J. Patrick Redmond regarding the inspiration for his novel Some Go Hungry. AVAILABLE NOW in paperback and e-book, online and in bookstores nationwide.