AIDS: Partner Pushes to Remember Those Lost

Philip D. Luing has chosen to honor his partner, Jeff Lalonde, in a nontraditional way: with an e-book of letters titled From Particles and Disputations: Writings for Jeff. Luing wrote the letters to him over the span of their 12-year relationship, before Lalonde died from AIDS complications. Luing told Windy City Media:… read more

Saints and Sinners Gather in New Orleans

“Coming Home” to the Big Easy The 9th annual Saints and Sinners Literary Festival was held on May 12-15 at various venues in New Orleans. The publication of Saints and Sinners 2011: New Fiction from the Festival was celebrated at a book launch party at the Hotel Monteleone on Thursday night. The short story anthology… read more

Emphasis on Community at the 2010 Triangle Awards

The 2010 Triangle Awards were held in the New School’s Tishman Auditorium this Thursday night, where prizes were given in the categories of lesbian poetry, gay poetry, debut fiction, LGBT fiction, gay nonfiction and lesbian nonfiction. There to accept the Thom Gunn Award for Gay Poetry for his book Poems of the Black Object (Futurepoem… read more

Triangle Awards and Ferro-Grumley Award Finalists announced

LGBT Book Awards Season is in full swing, and this morning the finalists for the Publishing Triangle’s 22nd Annual Triangle Awards as well as the Ferro-Grumley Award nominees were announced. The award ceremony will take place in New York City on April 29, 2010. Honorees include professor and editor Blanche Wiesen Cook and publicist Michele Karlsberg. Book… read more