Deadlines Approaching for Lammy Awards and Other Lambda Literary Author Prizes

If you’ve already submitted your 2014 book(s) for Lambda Literary Award (Lammy) consideration, please don’t wait until the last minute to ship us your books. We are entering the winter holiday season and the post office is about to be overwhelmed with packages. If your books are lost or delayed in transit, they may not make… read more

Ali Liebegott: Highways and Byways

“Where will queers and artists live in this day and age? I felt driven to try and capture a bit of these places before they were gentrified and unaffordable.”

Ali Liebegott talked with the Lambda Literary Review about her new novel, Cha-Ching!, her work with Sister Spit, and some exciting forthcoming projects…. read more

Don’t Miss E.J. Levy Reading at the KGB Bar in NYC this Sunday

Editor of the Lambda Award-winning anthology, Tasting Life Twice, and winner of the Flannery O’Connor Award for short fiction (Love, In Theory) E.J. Levy will be reading at the KGB Bar (85 East 4th Street, NYC 10003) this Sunday at 7pm—along with 2001 Flannery O’Connor Award winner Dana Johnson and the award series editor Nancy Zafris. The KGB… read more

'The Best American Poetry 2012' Launch Reading

Don’t miss this year’s The Best American Poetry launch reading on Thursday, September 20, 7:00 p.m. at The New School in New York City. Series Editor David Leham and Guest Editor Mark Doty will be presenting poets and poems from the 25th edition of the acclaimed series. Readers include queer poets: Eduardo C. Corral, Richard… read more

24th Annual Lambda Literary Award Finalists Announced

Finalists for the Lambda Literary Awards were announced today by the Lambda Literary Foundation (LLF) in Los Angeles. Books from major mainstream publishers and from academic presses, from both long-established and new LGBT publishers, as well as from emerging publish-on-demand technologies, make up the 119 finalists for the “Lammys.” The finalists were selected from a record number of nominations…. read more

Val McDermid's Pioneer Award Acceptance Speech

The 23rd Annual Lambda Literary Awards, on May 26, 2011, were chocked full of  thought provoking and inspiring speeches. The night was an oratorical dream. Here is Val McDermid’s Pioneer Award Acceptance speech—outlining the wondrous power of literature to shape lives…. read more