Lambda Literary is proud to announce details of the 2019 Writers Retreat for Emerging LGBTQ Voices, the nation's premier LGBTQ writer's workshop and residency. The Retreat will be held August 4-11, 2019 on the campus of Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles. Applications are now open online.
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Lambda Literary is pleased to announce that we are accepting applications for the 2018 Judith A. Markowitz Award for Emerging LGBTQ Writers.
National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu has approved more than $82 million to fund local arts projects across the country in the National Endowment for the Arts' (NEA) second major funding announcement for fiscal year 2017. Included in this announcement is an Art Works award of $25,000 to Lambda Literary to support the Writers Retreat for Emerging LGBTQ Voices, the LGBTQ Writers in Schools Program, and Lambda's national reading series. The NEA received 1,728 Art Works applications and will make 1,029 grants ranging from $10,000 to $100,000.
As the Lammy prize closes, another prize opens. We are pleased to announce that Lambda Literary is now accepting applications for the Judith A. Markowitz Award for Emerging LGBTQ Writers!
L.A. Reading Series: A week of queer readings featuring some of the best established and emerging LGBTQ writers in the country.
Lambda Literary, the nation's leading nonprofit organization advancing LGBTQ literature, is pleased to announce a grant of $30,000 from the Amazon Literary Partnership for a seventh year in a row, a continuation of Amazon's support for the Writers Retreat for Emerging LGBTQ Voices. This year's Retreat will be held July 24th through July 31st, 2016 on the campus of the University of Southern California (USC) in Los Angeles.
Lambda Literary, the global leader advancing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender literature, today announced a historic partnership with the New York City Department of Education to make its LGBTQ Writers in Schools Program available to K-12 students in the largest school district in the nation.