October 31, 2014

20th Annual Lambda Literary Awards

Posted on 30. Apr, 2007 by in Past Winners & Finalists

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LGBT Anthology

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  • First Person Queer, edited by Richard Labonte and Lawrence Schimel (Arsenal Pulp Press)
  • Juicy Mother 2, Jennifer Camper (Manic D Press)
  • Vital Signs, Richard Canning (Carroll & Graf)
  • Men of Mystery: Homoerotic Tales of Intrigue and Suspense, Sean Meriwether & Greg Wharton, (Haworth)
  • Baby Remember My Name, Michelle Tea (Carroll & Graf)


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  • Split Screen, Brent Hartinger (Harper Collins Children’s Books)
  • Look Both Ways, Jennifer Baumgardner (Farrar, Strauss & Giroux)
  • Becoming Visible, Beth Firestein, Ed., (Columbia University Press)
  • The Tourists, Jeff Hobbs (Simon & Schuster)
  • Stray, Sheri Joseph (MacAdam/Cage)


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  • Transparent, Cris Beam (Harcourt)
  • Male Bodies, Women’s Souls, LeeRay M. Costa, PhD, (Haworth)
  • The Marrow’s Telling, Eli Clare (Homofactus Press)
  • What Becomes You, Aaron Raz Link & Hilda Raz (University of Nebraska Press)
  • Nobody Passes, Mattilda, aka Matt Bernstein Sycamore (Seal Press)


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  • Hero, Perry Moore (Hyperion)
  • Someday This Pain Will Be Useful to You, Peter Cameron (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)
  • Saints of Augustine, P.E. Ryan (HarperTeen)
  • Freak Show, James St. James (Dutton Children’s/Penguin)
  • Parrotfish, Ellen Wittlinger (Simon & Schuster)


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  • Return to the Caffe Cino, edited by Steve Susoyev and
    George Birimisa (Moving Finger Press)
  • Dose: Plays & Monologues, Dan Bernitt (Sawyer House)
  • Niagara Falls, Victor Bumbalo (Broadway Play Publishing)


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  • Gay Artists in Modern American Culture, Michael S. Sherry (University of North Carolina Press)
  • Between Women, Sharon Marcus (Princeton University Press)
  • Pink Harvest, Toni Mirosevich (Mid-List Press)
  • Other Men’s Sons, Michael Rowe (Cormorant Books)
  • Imagining Transgender, David Valentine (Duke University Press)


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  • The Dust of Wonderland, Lee Thomas (Alyson Books)
  • Wicked Gentlemen, Ginn Hale (Blind Eye Books)
  • A Companion to Wolves, Sarah Monette and Elizabeth Bear (Tor Books)
  • Spaceman Blues: A Love Song, Brian Francis Slattery (Tor Books)
  • Ha’penny, Jo Walton (Tor Books)


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  • Between Women, Sharon Marcus (Princeton University Press)
  • Writing Desire, Bertram Cohler (University of Wisconsin Press)
  • The First Man-Made Man, Pagan Kennedy (Bloomsbury)
  • Caribbean Pleasure Industry, Mark Padilla (University of Chicago Press)
  • Once You Go Black: Choice, Desire, & the Black American Intellectual, Robert Reid-Pharr (NYU Press)


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  • Among Other Things, I’ve Taken Up Smoking, Aoibheann Sweeney (The Penguin Press)
  • Lockjaw, Holly Farris (Gival Press)
  • Dahlia Season, Myriam Gurba (Manic D Press)
  • Breathing Underwater, Lu Vickers (Alyson Books)
  • O Street, Corrina Wycoff (OV Books)


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  • The IHOP Papers, Ali Liebegott (Carroll & Graf)
  • Biting the Apple, Lucy Jane Bledsoe (Carroll & Graf)
  • Greetings from Jamaica, Mari San Giovanni (Bywater Books)
  • The Child, Sarah Schulman (Carroll & Graf)
  • The Kind of Girl I Am, Julia Watts (Spinsters Ink)
  • The Mandrake Broom, Jess Wells (Firebrand Books)


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  • And Now We Are Going to Have a Party, Nicola Griffith (Payseur & Schmidt)
  • Comfort Food for Breakups, Marusya Bocurkiuw (Arsenal Pulp Press)
  • An Army of Ex-Lovers, Amy Hoffman (University of Massachusetts Press)
  • Two Lives: Gertrude & Alice, Janet Malcolm (Yale University Press)
  • Waiting for the Call, Jacqueline Taylor (University of Michigan Press)


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  • Wall of Silence, Gabrielle Goldsby (Bold Strokes Books)
  • Mortal Groove, Ellen Hart (St. Martin’s Press)
  • In the Name of the Father, Gerri Hill (Bella Books)
  • Selective Memory, Jennifer L. Jordan (Spinsters Ink)
  • Laura’s War, Ursula Steck (Bella Books)


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  • Out of Love, K. G. MacGregor (Bella Books)
  • Sheridan’s Fate, Gun Brooke (Bold Strokes Books)
  • The Road Home, Frankie J. Jones (Bella Books)
  • For Now, for Always, Marianne K. Martin (Bywater Books)
  • When Dreams Tremble, Radclyffe (Bold Strokes Books)


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  • A Push and a Shove, Christopher Kelly (Alyson Books)
  • Tales from the Town of Widows, James Canon (Harpercollins)
  • That Was Then, Michael Quadland (Red Hen Press)
  • SoMa, Kemble Scott (Kensington)
  • Freak Show, James St. James (Dutton Children’s/Penguin)


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  • Call Me By Your Name, Andre Aciman (Farrar Straus Giroux)
  • First Person Plural, Andrew W.M. Beierle (Kensington)
  • Dark Reflections, Samuel R. Delany (Carroll & Graf)
  • Fellow Travelers, Thomas Mallon (Pantheon)
  • The Faith Healer of Olive Avenue, Manuel Munoz (Algonquin)


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  • Mississippi Sissy, Kevin Sessums (St. Martin’s Press)
  • Forgiving Troy, Thom Bierdz (Hudson House)
  • Dog Years, Mark Doty (HarperCollins)
  • The Worlds of Lincoln Kirstein, Martin Duberman (Knopf)
  • The History of My Shoes and the Evolution of Darwin’s Theory, Kenny Fries (Perseus Books)
  • What Becomes You, Aaron Raz Link & Hilda Raz (University of Nebraska Press)


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  • Murder in the Rue Chartres, Greg Herren (Alyson Books)
  • Double Abduction, Chris Beakey (J. Boylston/ ibooks, Inc.)
  • Stain of the Berry, Anthony Bidulka (Insomniac Press)
  • Pierce, Roberto Ferrari (Haworth)
  • Mahu Surfer, Neil Plakcy (Alyson Books)
  • Drag Queen in the Court of Death, Caro Soles (Haworth)


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  • Changing Tides, Michael Thomas Ford (Kensington)
  • A Secret Edge, Robin Reardon (Kensington)
  • Right Side of the Wrong Bed, Frederick Smith (Kensington)
  • Broadway Nights, Seth Rudetsky (Alyson Books)
  • A Few Hints and Clews, Robert Taylor (Haworth)


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  • The View From Here, Matthew Hays (Arsenal Pulp Press)
  • Media Queered, Kevin Barnhurst (Peter Lang Publishing)
  • Art That Dares, Kittredge Cherry (AndroGyne Press)
  • Feeling Backward, Heather Love (Harvard University Press)
  • Other Men’s Sons, Michael Rowe (Cormorant Books)


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  • Homosex: 60 Years of Gay Erotica, Simon Sheppard (Running Press)
  • The Golden Age of Lesbian Erotica, Victoria Brownworth & Judith M. Redding (Magic Carpet Books)
  • Red Light, J. D. Glass (Bold Strokes Books)
  • Ardennian Boy, William Maltese & Wayne Gunn (MLR Press)
  • The Mammoth Book of New Gay Erotica, Lawrence Schimel (Carrol & Graf)
  • Every Dark Desire, Fiona Zedde (Kensington)


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  • The After-Death Room by Michael McColly (Soft Skull Press)
  • Sex & the Sacred by Daniel Helminiak (Harrington Park Press)
  • Spirited edited by Lisa Moore & G. Winston James (Redbone Press)
  • The Singing of Swans by Mary Saracino (Pearlsong Press )
  • Mobius Trip by Giti Thadani (Spinifex Press)


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  • Blackbird and Wolf, Henri Cole (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)
  • A Gathering of Matter/A Matter of Gathering, Dawn Lundy Martin (University of Georgia Press)
  • Otherwise Obedient, Carol Potter (Red Hen Press)
  • Fata Morgana, Reginald Shepherd (University of Pittsburgh)
  • The Second Person, C. Dale Young (Four Way Books)
  • Human Resources, Rachel Zolf (Coach House Books)

Antonio Gonzalez Cerna is the editor of LambdaLiterary.org and the former web producer for HN.com and MLV.com. His publishing background includes marketing and publicity positions with The Penguin Press, Riverhead, Berkley, NAL, DAW and Grand Central Publishing (formerly Warner Books). Email | Facebook | Twitter

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