Complete List of Lammy Award Recipients

30th Annual Lambda Literary Award Winners

Lesbian Fiction

Her Body and Other Parties, Carmen Maria Machado, Graywolf Press

Gay Fiction

After the Blue Hour, John Rechy, Grove Press

Bisexual Fiction

The Gift, Barbara Browning, Coffee House Press

Bisexual Nonfiction

Hunger, Roxane Gay, HarperCollins

Transgender Fiction

Transcendent 2: The Year’s Best Transgender Speculative Fiction, Bogi Takács (ed), Lethe Press

LGBTQ Nonfiction

How We Get Free: Black Feminism and the Combahee River Collective, Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, Haymarket Books

Transgender Nonfiction

Black on Both Sides: A Racial History of Trans Identity, C. Riley Snorton, University of Minnesota Press

Lesbian Poetry

Rock | Salt | Stone, Rosamond S. King, Nightboat Books

Gay Poetry

While Standing in Line for Death, CA Conrad, Wave Books

Transgender Poetry

recombinant, Ching-In Chen, Kelsey Street Press

Lesbian Mystery

Huntress, A.E. Radley, Heartsome Publishing

Gay Mystery

Night Drop, Marshall Thornton, Kenmore Books

Lesbian Memoir/Biography

The Fact of a BodyAlexandria Marzano-Lesnevich, Flatiron Books

Gay Memoir/Biography

Lives of Great Men: Living and Loving as an African Gay Man, Chike Frankie Edozien, Team Angelica Publishing

Lesbian Romance

Tailor-Made, Yolanda Wallace, Bold Strokes Books

Gay Romance

Love and Other Hot Beverages, Laurie Loft, Riptide Publishing

LGBTQ Erotica

His Seed, Steve Berman, Unzipped Books

LGBTQ Anthology

¡Cuéntamelo! Oral Histories by LGBT Latino Immigrants, Juliana Delgado Lopera, Aunt Lute Books

LGBTQ Children’s/Young Adult

Like Water, Rebecca Podos, Balzer + Bray

LGBTQ Drama

The Gulf, Audrey Cefaly, Samuel French

LGBTQ Graphic Novels

My Favorite Thing is Monsters, Emil Ferris, Fantagraphics Books

LGBTQ SF/F/Horror

Autonomous, Annalee Newitz, Tor Books

LGBTQ Studies

Punishing Disease: HIV and the Criminalization of Sickness, Trevor Hoppe, University of California Press

Lammy Finalists and Award Winners of Previous Years

 

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The Visionary Award (formerly the Pioneer Award)

  • 2018- Edmund White
  • 2017- Jacqueline Woodson
  • 2016 – Eileen Myles
  • 2015- Rita Mae Brown
  • 2014 – Kate Bornstein
  • 2013 – Cherrie Moraga
  • 2012 – Armistead Maupin and Kate Millett
  • 2011 – Edward Albee and Val McDermid
  • 2010 – Kate Clinton and Larry Kramer
  • 2009 – Leslie Feinberg and The Violet Quill (featuring Andrew Holleran, Felice Picano & Edmund White)
  • 2008 – Ann Bannon, Malcolm Boyd, and Mark Thompson
  • 2007 – Martin Duberman and Marijane Meaker
  • 2004 – Samuel R. Delany and Blanche Wiesen Cook
  • 2003 – Amazon Bookstore Cooperative
  • 2002 – Barbara Grier, Naiad Press
  • 2001 – Astraea Foundation
  • 1998 – Katherine V. Forrest
  • 1997 – Ron Hanby, Bookazine
  • 1996 – Helaine Harris, Daedalus Books
  • 1995 – L. Page “Deacon” Maccubbin, Lambda Rising

Judith A. Markowitz Award for Emerging LGBTQ Writers

  • 2018- Jeanne Thornton & Mecca Jamilah Sullivan
  • 2017- H Melt & Victor Yates
  • 2016 – JP Howard & Bryan Borland

Dr. Betty Berzon Emerging Writer Award Recipients

  • 2015 – Anne Balay and Daisy Hernandez
  • 2014 – Imogen Binnie and Charles Rice-Gonzalez
  • 2013 – Carter Sickels and Sassafras Lowrey

Jeanne Córdova Award for Lesbian/Queer Nonfiction

  • 2018- Melissa Febos

Trustee Award

  • 2018- Roxane Gay
  • 2017- Jeanette Winterson
  • 2016 – Hilton Als
  • 2015 – John Waters
  • 2014 – Alison Bechdel
  • 2013 – Augusten Burroughs

Dr. James Duggins Outstanding Mid-Career Novelist Prize

Under auspices of Lambda Literary Foundation:

Under auspices of Saints and Sinners Literary Festival

  • 2010 – Noel Alumit and Lee Lynch
  • 2009 – Michael Lowenthal and Elana Dykewomon
  • 2008 – Ronald L. Donaghe and Michelle Tea
  • 2007 – Jim Grimsely and Dorothy Allison

Bridge Builder Award

  • 2013 – John Irving