Lambda Literary Goes to the Movies: Authors' Favorite Films

This week the Lambda Literary Review honors the impact movies and filmmakers have had on our lives.

To start off Lambda Literary Goes to the Movies week, here’s what some of our favorite LGBTQ authors (Staceyann Chin, Alan Hollinghurst, Ayana Mathis, and more) had to say about their favorite films…. read more

Six Venerable Lesbian Magazines You Should Know About

Today, we have Curve, DIVA, and a host of lesbian-centered blogs to entertain us. But decades before these publications hit the scene, there were other, lesser-known mags that served the lesbian community. Autostraddle takes an in-depth look at the publications of old! [Autostraddle]… read more

'Six Metres of Pavement' by Farzana Doctor

A popular creative writing prompt is to imagine two people who would never speak to each other, trapped in an elevator together. What would they talk about? Would they be able to get along? Divorced transportation engineer Ismail Boxwala and the queer twenty-something Fatima Khan are two such people whose paths would never cross, but their unlikely friendship becomes the linchpin of Farzana Doctor’s second novel, Six Metres of Pavement (Dundurn Press), where love and family become redefined when the characters choose to help each other…. read more