Monday, 20 February 2017 17:42

Lambda LitFest Los Angeles March 6-12, 2017

Written by  Lambda Literary

The first annual Lambda LitFest Los Angeles is a celebration of contemporary voices honoring and expanding on the rich, diverse tradition of LGBTQ writers and readers in the Southland.

Featured speakers include:

Diane Anderson-Minshall Noel Alumit Luis Alfaro Ryka Aoki Tre'vell Anderson Lucy Bledsoe Susie Bright Melissa Chadburn Bernard Cooper D'Lo Zachary Drucker Alex Espinoza Julie Goldman Marga Gomez Ian Harvie Our Lady J Cheryl Klein Beth Lapides Alec Mapa  MariNaomi Alberto B. Mendoza Michael Nava Wendy C. Ortiz Peter Paige Robin Podolsky Claudia Rodríguez Justin Sayre Sarah Schulman Justin Torres Rebecca Walker Terry Wolverton

Lambda LitFest will be held in Los Angeles March 6-12, 2017 with programming, FREE and open to the public, as noted:

A Week of LitFest Across LA

Monday, March 6 - Sunday, March 12

Readings and events in neighborhoods all over LA.

LitFest Saturday!

Saturday, March 11, at Barnsdall Gallery Theatre in Hollywood

A full day of discussions, readings and mingling with an evening performance of UnCabaret.

Pre-order your boxed lunch by March 6th!

LitFest Closing Party

Sunday, March 12, 7 pm, Akbar in Hollywood

Celebrate LitFest with cocktails, crafts hosted by CraftNight and dancing!


For a full calendar of events, click here

RSVP on EventBrite

Lambda Literary would like to thank the LitFest Steering Committee for their hard work in organizing the festival. The members are Alicia Gaspar de Alba, Amy Scholder, Brad Griffith, Charles Flowers, Charlie Jensen, Corey Roskin, Dan Lopez, Griselda Suarez, Lynn Harris Ballen, Matias Viegener, Rosalind Helfand, Ryka Aoki, Seth Fischer, Steven Reigns, Lee Wind, and LitFest Coordinator Brandi Spaethe.