Jan Zivic

What do Dorothy Allison, Angelica Houston, Justin Torres, Don Giovanni, Lucy Jane Bledsoe, Randall Kenan, Eduardo C. Corral, Elizabeth Sims, Jewell Gomes, you, and me have in common?  … read more

Edward Feighan

Coming out is a deeply personal experience. It can be terrifying, exhilarating, confusing, troubling. Everyone’s experience is unique. For me, it was overwhelmingly lonely…. read more

Chris Shirley

Lambda Literary Foundation Announces LGBT Professionals in Publishing Since our beginning in 1989, Lambda Literary Foundation’s primary mission has been to identify and promote the best in LGBT literature. Today, we accomplish this through many of our programs such as the Lambda Literary Awards, Lambda Literary Review, LLF Book Clubs, and our LGBT Writers in School Program…. read more

J. Michael Samuel

Many of you have helped Lambda Literary Foundation(LLF) make a difference this past year by supporting us financially, volunteering at one of our many programs, and/or contributing book reviews and other content to theLambda Literary Review. As we conclude our 25thanniversary, we would like to say Thank You…. read more

Susan Atkins

On November 9th, an impressive panel of authors and activists discussed Latino LGBT Literature at San Diego’s brand new Central Library at Joan Irwin Jacobs Common. Poet and novelist Emanuel Xavier and playwright and novelist Charles Rice-Gonzalez, both in from New York City, read excerpts from their books and joined the panel discussion with Tony Valenzuela, Executive Director of Lambda… read more

Sue A. Greer

There’s an old saying in fundraising that goes, “No one ever gives money to a billboard.” Billboards can be great for raising awareness, but they have only seconds to catch your eye, and they give you no easy way to respond…. read more

From the Board: Denise Penn

On Monday, September 23rd, bisexuals all over the world honored the fifteenth Annual “Celebrate Bisexuality Day.” As I reflect on the advances in bisexual visibility of many LGBT organizations, I feel especially honored to be Lambda Literary Foundation’s first openly bisexual Board member. LLF has a long history of celebrating the work of bisexual authors and… read more