Katie Gilmartin Author's PhotoKatie Gilmartin’s checkered past includes stints as a buoyant union organizer, bona fide sex researcher, and engaged professor. She now teaches printmaking and runs the Queer Ancestors Project, devoted to forging sturdy relationships between young Queers and their ancestors.  Her illustrated noir mystery, Blackmail, My Love, is set in San Francisco in the Dark Ages of Queerdom.