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10th Annual Lambda Literary Awards

Posted on July 14, 1998 by in Past Winners & Finalists

Anthologies/Fiction

  • His(2) edited by Robert Drake with Terry Wolverton (Faber & Faber)
  • Best American Gay Fiction 2 edited by Brian Bouldrey (Little, Brown)
  • Best Lesbian Erotica 1997 edited by Tristan Taormino (Cleis)
  • Jo’s Girls: Tomboy Tales of High Adventure, True Grit, and Real Life edited by Christian McEwen (Beacon)
  • The Mammoth Book of Gay Short Stories edited by Peter Burton (Carroll & Graf)

Anthologies/Nonfiction

  • Queers in Space: Communities, Public Places, Sites of Resistance edited by Gordon Brent Ingram, AnneMarie Bouthillette, and Yolanda Retter (Bay)
  • PoMoSexuals: Challenging Assumptions About Gender and Sexuality edited by Carol Queen and Lawrence Schimel (Cleis)
  • My Dear Boy: Gay Love Letters Through the Centuries edited by Rictor Norton (Leyland)
  • Lesbians Raising Sons edited by Jess Wells (Alyson)
  • Gay Men at the Millennium edited by Michel Lowenthal (Tarcher/Putnam)

Children’s/Young Adult

  • The House You Pass On the Way by Jacqueline Woodson (Delacorte)
  • The Shared Heart by Adam Mastoon (William Morrow)
  • Amy Asks a Question: Grandma, What’s a Lesbian? by Jeanne Arnold (Mother Courage)
  • Blue Coyote by Liza Ketchum (Simon & Schuster)
  • Sanctuary: a Tale of Life in the Woods by Paul Monette (Scribner)

Drama

  • Gross Indecency: the Three Trials of Oscar Wilde by Moises Kaufman (Vintage)
  • Monsters in the Closet edited by Harry M. Benshoff (Manchester University)
  • Three Plays by Mae West by Lillian Schlissel (Routledge)
  • Porcelain & A Language of Their Own edited by Chay Yew (Grove)
  • Rent by Jonathan Larson (Rob Weisbach)

Editor’s Choice

  • Billy’s Boy by Patricia Nell Warren (Wildcat)

Gay Men’s Biography/Autobiography

  • The Poetry of Healing by Rafael Campo (W.W. Norton)
  • A House on the Ocean, A House on the Bay by Felice Picano (Faber & Faber)
  • Track Conditions by Michael Klein (Persea)
  • Gay Body: a Journey Through Shadow to Self by Mark Thompson (St. Martin’s)
  • Walt Whitman: a Gay Life by Gary Schmidgall (Dutton)

Gay Men’s Fiction

  • The Far Euphrates by Aryeh Lev Stollman (Putnam)
  • Gossip by Christopher Bram (Dutton)
  • Plays Well With Others by Allan Gurganus (Knopf)
  • The Farewell Symphony by Edmund White (Knopf)
  • The House on Brooke Street by Neil Bartlett (Dutton)

Gay Men’s Mystery

  • The Magician’s Tale by David Hunt (Putnam)
  • Gossip by Christopher Bram (Dutton)
  • Hostage by R.D. Zimmerman (Delacorte)
  • Revision of Justice by John Morgan Wilson (Doubleday)
  • The Burning Plain by Michael Nava (Putnam)

Gay Men’s Poetry

  • Beautiful Signor by Cyrus Cassells (Copper Canyon)
  • Bite Hard by Justin Chin (Manic D)
  • Desire by Frank Bidart (FS&G)
  • Packing Up for Paradise: Selected Poems 1946-1996 by James Broughton edited by Jim Cory (Black Sparrow)
  • Desire: Poems 1986-1996 by Tom Carey (Painted Leaf)

Gay Men’s Studies

  • Gay Metropolis edited by Charles Kaiser (Houghton Mifflin)
  • Queer Representations: Reading Lives, Reading Cultures edited by Martin Duberman (NYU)
  • Gay Body: a Journey Through Shadow to Self edited by Mark Thompson (St. Martin’s)
  • Life Outside – The Signorile Report on Gay Men by Michelangelo Signorile (HarperCollins)
  • Sexual Ecology: AIDS and the Destiny of Gay Man by Gabriel Rotello (Dutton)

Humor

  • Openly Bob by Bob Smith (Rob Weisbach)
  • Barbie Unbound by Sarah Strohmeyer (New Victoria)
  • Hot, Throbbing Dykes to Watch Out For by Alison Bechdel (Firebrand)
  • Naked by David Sedaris (Little, Brown)
  • Flaming Iguanas by Erika Lopez (Simon & Schuster)

Lesbian Biography/Autobiography

  • Blue Windows: a Christian Science Childhood by Barbara Wilson (Picador)
  • My Life as a Boy by Kim Chernin (Algonquin)
  • May Sarton: a Biography by Margaret Peters (Knopf)
  • The Last Time I Wore a Dress by Daphne Scholinski and Jane Meredith Adams (Putnam)
  • Virginia Woolf by Hermione Lee (Knopf)

Lesbian Fiction

  • Beyond the Pale by Elana Dykewomon (Press Gang)
  • A/K/A by Ruthann Robson (St. Martin’s)
  • A Crystal Diary by Frankie Hucklenbroich (Firebrand)
  • Prozac Highway by Persimmon Blackbridge (Press Gang)
  • Terminal Velocity by Blanche McCrary Boyd

Lesbian Mystery

  • Father Forgive Me by Randye Lordon (Avon)
  • Apparition Alley by Katherine V. Forrest (Berkley)
  • No Daughter of the South by Cynthia Webb (New Victoria)
  • Evil Dead Center by Carole laFavor (Firebrand)
  • Old Black Magic by Jaye Maiman (Naiad)

Lesbian Poetry

  • Tie: Cold River by Joan Larkin (Painted Leaf)
  • Tie: School of Fish by Eileen Myles (Black Sparrow)
  • Diesel Fuel edited by Pat Califia (Masquerade)
  • Poems Between Women edited by Emma Donoghue (Columbia University)
  • Queer Dog: Homo/Pup/Poetry edited by Gerry Gomez Pearlberg (Cleis)

Lesbian Studies

  • Does Your Mama Know? edited by Lisa C. Moore (Redbone)
  • Every Woman I’ve Ever Loved: Lesbian Writers on Their Mothers edited by Catherine Reid and Holly Iglesias (Cleis)
  • Mrs. Keppel and Her Daughter by Diana Souhami (St. Martin’s)
  • Queerly Classed edited by Susan K. Raffo (South End)
  • Sex and Sensibility by Arlene Stein (University of California)

Photography/Visual Arts

  • Tie: Naked Men: Pioneering Male Nudes 1935-1955 by David Leddick (Universe)
  • Tie: Particular Voices: Portraits of Gay and Lesbian Writers by Robert Giard (MIT)
  • John Waters: Director’s Cut by John Waters (Scalo)
  • I Am My Lover: Women Pleasure Themselves edited by Joani Blank (Down There)
  • Men Together by Anderson Jones, photographs by David Fields (Running)

Pioneer Award

  • Ron Hanby, Bookazine

Publishers Service Award

  • Douglas Mitchell, University of Chicago Press

Science Fiction/Fantasy

  • Bending the Landscape edited by Nicola Griffith and Stephen Pagel (White Wolf)
  • Grave Passions edited by William Mann (Masquerade)
  • The Harvest by Perry Brass (Belhue)
  • Monsters in the Closet edited by Harry M. Benshoff (Machester University)
  • The Drag Queen of Elfland edited by Lawrence Schimel (Circlet)

Small Press

  • Does Your Mama Know? edited by Lisa C. Moore (Redbone)
  • Beyond the Pale by Elana Dykewomon (Press Gang)
  • Barbie Unbound by Sarah Strohmeyer (New Victoria)
  • Bite Hard by Justin Chinn (Manic D)
  • Toward the New Degeneracy by Bruce Benderson (Edgewise)

Spirituality/Religion

  • Like Bread on the Seder Plate by Rebecca Alpert (Columbia University)
  • Cassell’s Encyclopedia of Queer Myth, Symbol, and Spirit edited by Randy P. Conner (Cassell)
  • The Essential Gay Mystics by Andrew Harvey (HarperCollins)
  • Queer Dharma: Voices of Gay Buddhists edited by Winston Leyland (Gay Sunshine)
  • Stealing Jesus by Bruce Bawer (Crown)

Transgender

  • Tie: PoMoSexuals: Challenging Assumptions about Gender and Sexuality edited by Carol Queen and Lawrence Schimel (Cleis)
  • Tie: The Last Time I Wore a Dress by Daphne Scholinski and Jane Meredith Adams (Putnam)
  • Read My Lips: Sexual Subversions and the End of Gender by Riki Anne Wilchins (Firebrand)
  • Sex Changes by Pat Califia (Cleis)
  • Mema’s House, Mexico City: On Transvestites, Queens, and Machos by Annick Prieur (Cleis)

9th Annual Lambda Literary Awards

Posted on July 14, 1997 by in Past Winners & Finalists

Anthologies/Fiction

  • Women on Women 3 edited by Joan Nestle & Naomi Holoch (Plume)
  • Go the Way Your Blood Beats edited by Shawn Stewart Ruff (Owl)
  • Men on Men 6 edited by David Bergman (Plume)
  • Night Bites edited by Victoria Brownworth (Seal)
  • Shade edited by Bruce Morrow & Charles H. Rowell (Avon)

Anthologies/Nonfiction

  • Taking Liberties edited by Michael Bronski (Masquerade)
  • Beyond Queer edited by Bruce Bawer (Free)
  • Boys Like Us edited by Patrick Merla (Avon)
  • Generation Q edited by Robin Bernstein & Seth Clark Silberman (Alyson)
  • Off the Rag edited by Lee Lynch & Akia Woods (New Victoria)

Children’s/Young Adult

  • Good Moon Rising by Nancy Garden (FSG)
  • Daddy’s Wedding by Michael Willhoite (Alyson Publications)
  • Free Your Mind by Ellen Bass & Kate Kaufman (HarperPerennial)
  • My Dad Has HIV by Alexander, Rudin & Sejkora (Fairview Press)
  • The World Out There by Michael Thomas Ford (The New Press)

Drama

  • Split Britches edited by Sue-Ellen Case (Routledge)
  • Acting=Life by Michael Kearns (Heinemann)
  • Amazon All-Stars edited by Rosemary Keefe Curb (Applause)
  • Clit Notes by Holly Hughes (Grove)
  • Three Plays by Crowley by Mart Crowley (Alyson)

Editors’ Choice

  • Tennessee Williams’ Letters to Donald Windham, 1940-1965 edited by Donald Windham (University of Georgia)

Gay Men’s Biography/Autobiography

  • Geography of the Heart by Fenton Johnson (Scribner)
  • Heaven’s Coast by Mark Doty (HarperCollins)
  • Lush Life by David Hadju (FSG)
  • Spells of a Voodoo Doll by Assotto Saint (Masquerade)
  • Truth Serum by Bernard Cooper (Houghton Mifflin)

Gay Men’s Fiction

  • Funny Boy by Shyam Selvadural (William Morrow)
  • Beauty of Men by Andrew Holleran (William Morrow)
  • Iowa by Patrick Moore (Hard Candy)
  • Law of Enclosures by Dale Peck (FSG)
  • Pagan’s Father by Michael Arditti (SoHo)

Gay Men’s Mystery

  • Death of Friends by Michael Nava (Putnam)
  • Murder on the Appian Way by Steven Saylor (St. Martin’s)
  • Simple Justice by John Morgan Wilson (Doubleday)
  • Time to Check Out by Grant Michaels (St. Martin’s)
  • Tribe by R.D. Zimmerman (Dell)

Gay Men’s Poetry

  • What the Body Told by Rafael Campo (Duke)
  • Anesthesia by Kenny Fries (Advocado)
  • Angel, Interrupted by Reginald Sheperd (University of Pittsburgh)
  • Eros in Boystown edited by Michael Lassell (Crown)
  • My Night With Federico Garcia Lorca by Jaime Marique (Painted Leaf)

Gay Men’s Studies

  • Boys Like Us edited by Patrick Merla (Avon)
  • Cracks in the Iron Closet by David Tuller (Faber & Faber)
  • Farm Boys edited by Will Fellows (University of Wisconsin)
  • One More River to Cross by Keith Boykin (Anchor)
  • Radically Gay edited by Harry Hay and Will Roscoe (Beacon)

Humor

  • Homo Handbook by Judy Carter (Fireside)
  • History of Lesbian Hair by Mary Dugger (Doubleday)
  • Kurt Cobain & Mozart are Both Dead by Tim Barela (Palliard)
  • Lesbianism Made Easy by Helen Eisenbach (Crown)
  • So You Want to be a Lesbian? by Liz Tracey & Sydney Pokorny (St. Martin’s)

Lesbian Biography/Autobiography

  • Life in a Day by Doris Grumbach (Beacon)
  • Accidental Activist by Candace Gingrich (Scribner)
  • Eva Le Gallienne by Helen Sheehy (Knopf)
  • Coming Home to America by Torie Osborn (St. Martin’s)
  • The White Blackbird by Honor Moore (Viking)

Lesbian Fiction

  • Memory Mambo by Achy Obejas (Cleis)
  • If You Had a Family by Barbara Wilson (Seal)
  • Seven Moves by Carol Anshaw (Houghton Mifflin)
  • Toward Amnesia by Sarah Van Arsdale (Riverhead)
  • What Keeps Me Here by Rebecca Brown (HarperCollins)

Lesbian Mystery

  • Robber’s Wine by Ellen Hart (Seal)
  • Baby, It’s Cold by Jaye Maiman (Naiad)
  • Final Take by Jackie Manthorne (Gynergy)
  • Inner Circle by Claire McNab (Naiad)
  • Liberty Square by Katherine V. Forrest (Berkley)

Lesbian Poetry

  • All-American Girl by Robin Becker (University of Pittsburgh)
  • Furious Cooking by Maureen Seaton (University of Iowa)
  • Arc of Love edited by Clare Coss (Scribner)
  • Home in Three Days. Don’t Wash. by Linda Smukler (Hard)
  • Shift by Jeredith Merrin (University of Chicago)

Lesbian Studies

  • Love Between Women by Bernadette J. Brooten (University of Chicago)
  • Girls Next Door by Lindsay Van Gelder & Pamela Brandt (Simon & Schuster)
  • Sappho and the Virgin Mary by Ruth Vanita (Columbia University)
  • Surface Tension edited by Meg Daly (Touchstone)
  • Too Queer by Victoria A. Brownworth (Firebrand)

Photography/Visual Arts

  • Nothing But the Girl by Susie Bright & Jill Posener (Cassell)
  • Body Alchemy by Loren Cameron (Cleis)
  • Derek Jarman’s Garden by Derek Jarman (Overlook)
  • Gay by the Bay by Susan Stryker & Jim Van Buskirk (Chronicle)
  • Sunnybrook by Persimmon Blackbridge (Press Gang)

Pioneer Award

  • Helaine Harris, Daedalus Books

Publisher’s Service Award

  • Norman Laurila, A Different Light Bookstores

Science Fiction/Fantasy

  • Sacrament by Clive Barker (HarperCollins)
  • Godmother Night by Rachel Pollack (St. Martin’s)
  • Sons of Darkness edited by Michael Rowe & Thomas S. Roche (Cleis)
  • Swords of the Rainbow edited by Eric Garber & Jewelle Gomez (Alyson)
  • Women Who Run With Werewolves edited by Pam Keesey (Cleis)

Small Press

  • Body Alchemy by Loren Cameron (Cleis)
  • Lesbian Polyfidelity by Celeste West (Booklegger)
  • Mythomania by Bernard Welt (Art.issues)
  • Shit of God by Diamanda Galas (Serpent’s Tale/High Risk)
  • Too Queer by Victoria A. Brownworth (Firebrand)

Spirituality

  • The Good Book by Peter Gomes (William Morrow)
  • Congregations in Conflict by Keith Hartman (Rutgers University)
  • Journeys & Arrivals by Lev Raphael (Faber & Faber)
  • The Preacher’s Son by Marc Adams (Window Books)
  • We Were Baptized Too by Marilyn Alexander & James Preston (Westminster/John Knox)

Transgender

  • Body Alchemy by Loren Cameron (Cleis)
  • Gender Shock by Phyllis Burke (Anchor)
  • Honey, Honey Miss Thang by Leon E. Pettiway (Temple University)
  • Lieutenant Nun by Catalina de Erauso (Beacon)
  • Transgender Warriors by Leslie Feinberg (Beacon)

6th Annual Lambda Literary Awards

Posted on July 13, 1994 by in Past Winners & Finalists

Anthologies

  • Lesbian and Gay Studies Reader by Henry Abelove, Michele Aina Barale and David Halperin (Routledge)
  • Growing Up Gay edited by Bennett L. Singer (New)
  • Lesbian Culture by Julia Penelope and Susan Wolfe (Crossing)
  • Sisters, Sexperts, and Queers by Arlene Stein (Plume)
  • Eyes of Desire by Raymond Luczak (Alyson)

Children’s/Young Adult Literature

  • The Cat Came Back by Hilary Mullins (Naiad)
  • Saturday is Pattyday by Leslea Newman, illustrated by Annette Hegel (New Victoria)
  • We’re Not Alone by Rik Isensee (Lavender Press)
  • Living In Secret by Christina Salat (Bantam)
  • Uncle What-Is-It Is Coming To Visit!! written and illustrated by Michael Willhoite (Alyson Wonderland)

Drama

  • Angels in America: Millenium Approaches by Tony Kushner (TCG)
  • The Destiny of Me by Larry Kramer (Plume)
  • Falsettos by William Finn (Plume)
  • We Oughta Be In Pictures by Julia Willis (Alamo Square)
  • She’s Always Liked the Girls Best by Claudia Allen (Third Side)

Editor’s Choice

  • A Star Bright Lie by Coleman Dowell (Dalkey Archive)

Gay Men’s Biography/Autobiography

  • Genet by Edmund White (Knopf)
  • City Poet by Brad Gooch (Knopf)
  • Travels With Lizbeth by Lars Eighner (St. Martin’s)
  • Before Night Falls by Reinaldo Arenas (Viking)
  • Coming Unbuttoned by James Broughton (City Lights)

Gay Men’s Fiction

  • Living Upstairs by Joseph Hansen (Dutton)
  • Fragments that Remain by Steven Corbin (Alyson)
  • Martin and John by Dale Peck (HarperPerennial)
  • The Listener by Bo Huston (St. Martin’s)
  • Scissors, Paper, Rock by Fenton Johnson (Pocket)

Gay Men’s Mystery

  • Catilina’s Riddle by Steven Saylor (St. Martin’s)
  • Mae West Murder Case by George Baxt (St. Martin’s)
  • Bohannon’s Country by Joseph Hansen (Viking)
  • Torsos by John Cooke (Warner)
  • Dead On Your Feet by Grant Michaels (St. Martin’s)

Gay Men’s Poetry

  • Tie: Collected Poems by James Schuyler (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)
  • Tie: 1990 by Michael Klein (Provincetown Arts)
  • My Alexandria by Mark Doty (University of Illinois)
  • Orpheus in his Underwear by William Bory (Cythoera)
  • Tranquil Lake of Love by Carl Cook (Vega)

Gay Men’s Studies

  • Conduct Unbecoming by Randy Shilts (St. Martin’s)
  • Stonewall by Martin Duberman (Dutton)
  • A Place at the Table by Bruce Bawer (Poseidon)
  • Cherry Grove/Fire Island by Esther Newman (Beacon)
  • The Queen’s Throat by Wayne Koestenbaum (Vintage)

Humor

  • Spawn of Dykes to Watch Out For by Alison Bechdel (Firebrand)
  • Hothead Paisan by Diane DiMassa (Cleis)
  • Whores of Lost Atlantis by Charles Busch (Hyperion)
  • Closet Case by Robert Rodi (Dutton)
  • Members of the Tribe by Michael Willhoite (Alyson)

Lesbian Biography/Autobiography

  • Marguerite Yourcenar by Josyanne Savigneau (University of Chicago)
  • Forty-Three Septembers by Jewelle Gomez (Firebrand)
  • How Am I To Be Heard: Letters of Lillian Smith edited by Rose Gladney (University of North Carolina)
  • Mary Renault by David Sweetman (Harcourt Brace)
  • Family Values by Phyllis Burke (Random House)

Lesbian Fiction

  • Written on the Body by Jeannette Winterson (Knopf)
  • Sea of Light by Jenifer Levin (Dutton)
  • Stone Butch Blues by Leslie Feinberg (Firebrand)
  • Women On Women 2 edited by Joan Nestle & Naomi Holoch (Plume)
  • Home Movies by Paula Martinac (Seal)

Lesbian Mystery

  • Divine Victim by Mary Wings (Dutton)
  • Trouble In Transylvania by Barbara Wilson (Seal)
  • Long Goodbyes by Nikki Baker (Naiad)
  • Case of the Not-So-Nice Nurse by Mabel Maney (Cleis)
  • I’ll Be Leaving You Always by Sandra Scoppetone (Little, Brown)

Lesbian Poetry

  • The Marvelous Arithmetics of Distance by Audre Lorde (Norton)
  • The Last Generation by Cherrie Moraga (South End)
  • The Black Back-Ups by Kate Rushin (Firebrand)
  • Experimental Love Poetry by Cheryl Clarke (Firebrand)
  • Collected Poems (1930-1993) by May Sarton (Norton)

Lesbian Studies

  • Boots of Leather, Slippers of Gold by Elizabeth Kennedy and Madeline Davis (Routledge)
  • Blood, Bread, and Roses by Judy Grahn (Beacon)
  • The Apparitional Lesbian by Terry Castle (Columbia University)
  • Vampires & Violets by Andrea Weiss (Penguin)
  • What is Found There by Adrienne Rich (Norton)

Publisher’s Service Award

  • Michael Denneny, St. Martin’s Press

Science Fiction/Fantasy

  • The Fifth Sacred Thing by Starhawk (Bantam)
  • Drawing Blood by Poppy Brite (Delacorte)
  • In the Garden of Dead Cars by Sybil Claiborne (Cleis)
  • Burning Bright by Melissa Scott (TOR)
  • The Unfinished by Jay Laws (Alyson)

Small Press Book Award

  • Stone Butch Blues by Leslie Feinberg (Firebrand)
  • Sojourner by Other Countries (Other Countries)
  • Lotus of Another Color by Ratti Rakesh (Alyson)
  • Eyes of Desire by Raymond Luczak (Alyson)
  • Blue by Denise Ohio (MacPherson & Co.)