Lambda Finalists gather in NYC

Last week 14 Lambda Award finalists gathered in New York’s GLBT Center to read their work in advance of the Lambda Awards in May. The evening kicked off with a refreshing if not playful ballad from Blue Boy author, Rakesh Satyal who performed an original song, “Hello Lammy” sung to the tune of “Hello Dolly.”… read more

Lammy Finalist Reading in NYC: April 22

Lambda Literary has partnered with libraries, bookstores, and festivals across the country to celebrate finalists for the Lambda Literary Awards. All readings are FREE and open to the public. RSVP on Facebook…. read more

'Metropolitan Lovers: The Homosexuality of Cities' by Julie Abraham

Lambda Award Finalist Identifying as gay or lesbian, or just having same-sex sex, forces negotiation of a common set of social tropes: self-presentation, accessibility, community, safety, danger, and a division between public and private life. Julie Abraham’s broad and insightful intellectual and cultural history Metropolitan Lovers: The Homosexuality of Cities similarly forces us to confront… read more