April 16, 2014

Dixon Place Presents New! Work! Now!: A Reading Featuring John Weir, Sarah Schulman, Saeed Jones, and Morgan M. Page

Posted on April 15, 2014 by in Events

Dixon Place Presents
New! Work! Now!
Just in time for spring, fresh new stuff from nine queer authors you love!

Authors:
John Weir, Sarah Schulman, Saeed Jones, Frederick McKindra, Morgan M. Page, Diana Cage, Bryn Kelly, Cat Fitzpatrick, Morgan Goode

Date: Monday, April 21, 2014
Time: 7 pm
Place: Dixon Place Lounge, 161A Chrystie St.
Cost: Free!

The Dixon Place Lounge is open before, during, and after the event. Proceeds directly support Dixon Place’s artists and mission.

New!-Work!-Now!

Nina Revoyr to Speak at Women for a New Los Angeles Luncheon

Posted on April 13, 2014 by in Events

2014 Women for a New Los Angeles Luncheon
Where: Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills
When: Friday, May 9, 2014
Reception: 11am, Luncheon Program: 12pm

In recognition of her accomplishments and activism, Nina Revoyr will be this year’s keynote speaker at the Women for a New Los Angeles Luncheon. (more…)

The Year of James Baldwin: A City-Wide Celebration of James Baldwin

Posted on April 10, 2014 by in Events

This month, a consortium of cultural organizations is hosting a series of New York City wide events celebrating the work of James Baldwin. (more…)

Carol Anshaw and Rigoberto Gonzalez at 2014 Postgraduate Writers’ Conference

Posted on April 1, 2014 by in Events

Vermont College of Fine Arts is pleased to welcome Carol Anshaw and Rigoberto Gonzalez to the award-winning faculty of the 19th-annual Postgraduate Writers’ Conference, to be held August 11-17, 2014 on the historic Montpelier, VT campus. (more…)

Paradise Magazine’s Debut Launch Party

Posted on March 28, 2014 by in Events

Paradise Magazine, the most pleasurable publication to hit the newsstands in ages, is throwing a launch party on April 14th from 8PM-4AM at Tropical 128 in Lower Manhattan. In tune with Paradise’s spirit, the event will be free and include enough tropical décor to warm your Monday night. (more…)

Queer Latino Poetry Night with Baruch Porras-Hernandez at Books Inc. in The Castro

Posted on March 23, 2014 by in Events

Books Inc. in The Castro presents a “Queer Latino Poetry and Spoken Word Festival: Donde Esta Mi Gente?” (more…)

‘BOYS, An Anthology’ West Coast Launch, Reading, and After-party

Posted on February 18, 2014 by in Events

 BOYS: AN ANTHOLOGY announces West Coast Launch with reading and after party

Already being called “authentic, honest” and “a must-read for us all,” BOYS, An Anthology (Though Catalog) debuted at #1 on the Amazon.com Gay & Lesbian eBook charts in October of 2014 and then again 1-month later on the print book charts. Now weeks later, BOYS will be having its West Coast launch party on February 23rd, 2014 in Los Angeles. (more…)

The 6th Annual New York Rainbow Book Fair

Posted on February 18, 2014 by in Events

THE 6th ANNUAL NEW YORK RAINBOW BOOK FAIR 
Saturday, MARCH 29, 2014.
Noon–6pm

Holiday Inn Midtown
440 W. 57th Street, NYC 10019
(between 9th and 10th Avenues)

The Rainbow Book Fair is the most exciting LGBT book events in the U.S. The 5th Annual New York Rainbow Book Fair featured more than 100 publishers, writers, poets, editors, booksellers, and the 1,000+ readers who love and buy their books—from the serious to the wild, from the zany to the super hot. The Rainbow Book Fair is open to the public with book discounts and giveaways. $3 Admission suggested donation.

Click here for more information.

Rainbow Book Fair

Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival, March 19-23

Posted on February 10, 2014 by in Events

28th Annual Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival
March 19-23, 2014

A stellar group of literary, theater and musical talent will gather for the 2014 Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival, marking its 28th anniversary, March 19-23. The five-day fête honors the legendary Tennessee Williams, his works, and literary life in the adopted city he called his “spiritual home” and features two days of master classes; a roster of lively discussions among distinguished panelists; celebrity interviews; theater, food and music events; a scholars’ conference; short fiction, poetry and one-act play competitions; a breakfast book club; French Quarter literary walking tours; a book fair; and special evening events and parties. (more…)

Gaylaxy Quest: A Celebration of Queer Sci-Fi and Fantasy Fiction

Posted on February 6, 2014 by in Events

Gay City, Queer Geek! Seattle and Gay Romance Northwest Meet-up are partnering together for a special Gay City Meet the Author event with four Washington State writers who boldly explore star systems and fantasy realms while spotlighting LGBT main characters and relationships. (more…)