Armistead Maupan (1944-)

It was here Armistead Maupin lived while he worked for the Charleston News and Courier before he moved to San Francisco in 1971, where he became famous for his gay-themed Tales of the City series. His novel The Night Listener is set partially in Charleston.

38 1/2 Tradd Street 38 1/2 Tradd Street. Courtesy of the South Carolina LGBTQ Oral Histories, Archives, and Outreach project, Special Collections at the College of Charleston.