Lambda Literary is pleased to announce that John Waters will receive Lambda's Trustee Award for Excellence in Literature an Rita Mae Brown will receive the Pioneer Award at the 27th Annual Lambda Literary Awards («Lammys»). Waters and Brown will be honored along with the winning authors of 24 separate LGBT literary categories as determined by over 90 judges.
The Lammys bring together over 450 attendees, sponsors and celebrities to celebrate excellence in LGBT literature, making it the most glamorous and prestigious LGBT literary event in the world.
The awards will be hosted for the fourth year in a row by comedienne Kate Clinton on Monday, June 1st in New York City at The Great Hall at Cooper Union with a pre-ceremony reception presented by Penguin Random House. A VIP After-Party presented by Scholastic will immediately follow the ceremony.
For the lovers of LGBT literature, author Margot McCuaig organized a party for the launch of the second edition of her debut book «The Birds That Never Flew» with her publisher ThunderPoint Publishing and hosted by author Sara Sheridan.
Lambda Literary, the nation's leading national nonprofit arts organization promoting LGBTQ literature and writers, is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 Dr. Betty Berzon Emerging Writer Award. This year the Emerging Writer Award recognizes Anne Balay and Daisy Hernández.
As the author Paul S. Kemp announced, a lesbian character will make an appearance in the next Star Wars novel «Lords of the Sith», which is scheduled for April 28.
The last time I told you about a Karelia Stetz-Waters book, we plunged into a rather morbid but very interesting atmosphere with her book «Dysphoria», which I recommend to all thriller fans. This time, 180° turn. Stetz-Waters has just released «Something True», a novel about a love story between two women.
“Zak's Safari” is a children's book that explains how a couple of women conceive a baby and how a little boy with two moms is just as happy as any child with loving parents.
Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni has received a great Christmas gift since the German online dating site Gleichklang.de sent him a book on homosexuality.
"She Overheard Murder" and "Puzzled by the Clues" are two books that make up the Nic & Nora Mystery series written by Jean Sheldon.
Studies have shown that reading has a beneficial effect on us and a recent study shows that reading Harry Potter would make people more gay-friendly.
For the first time since the 1990s, the National Poetry Slam! returns home to the San Francisco Bay Area for its silver anniversary, August 5 -9th.
Get ready! A fierce spat of dueling words is coming to Oakland for the first time ever and the city will never be the same.
The Hong Kong lesbian organization "Les Peches" would like a warning is indicated on the books available in public libraries.
"The Lost Women of Lost Lake" is a detective story whose main characters are a group of lesbian friends who spend a few days together after many years. But we understand from the first pages of Ellen Hart's book that one of those women is hiding a terrible secret that could jeopardize her marriage.