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.
Israel Film Festival is showing more diversity this year as several LGBTQ films will be screened during this 32nd edition.
NiK Kacy, the founder and president of gender-free luxury brand, NiK Kacy Footwear, brings the first Equality Fashion Week to Los Angeles in partnership with the newly-renovated boutique hotel,Montrose West Hollywood.
Equality Fashion Week (EFW) will take place during LA Fashion Week, October 5-9, 2018 and is the first LGBTQ+-focused fashion week to take place in Los Angeles, celebrating the queer fashion community in all its colorful spectrums in a five-day experience of LGBTQ+ artists and designers. Montrose West Hollywood will exclusively host all EFW-related events that will include pop-ups, fashion displays, and an exclusive fashion show on the rooftop of the hotel.
Lambda LitFest puts queer literary L.A. front and center with a full week of events September 29 to October 6, 2018.
Lambda Literary announces its second annual Lambda LitFest Los Angeles, a week-long, LGBTQ literary festival, from September 29-October 6, 2018. Held at 25 venues across Los Angeles County, the festival features community-curated performances, talks, and low-cost writing workshops.
Christopher Street West (CSW), the 501(c)3 non-profit that produces the annual LA Pride Festival and Parade, is proud to announce Michaela Ivri Mendelsohn as the 2018 LA Pride Parade Grand Marshal on Sunday, June 10. Mendelsohn, CEO of Pollo West Group and Founder of TransCanWork, now sits among a number of respected LGBTQ+ activists and community leaders who have received CSW’s most prestigious honor.
Brave Trails, one of the nation’s only leadership summer camps for LGBTQ youth will host its Fourth Annual Camp Out benefit event at The Garland Hotel’s very private Beverly Park. The benefit serves as a major revenue-generating event to fund essential programs and operations to ensure that Brave Trails programs continue to thrive.
Lambda Literary is proud to announce open submissions for the 2nd Annual Lambda LitFest LA happening Saturday, September 29, 2018 through Saturday, October 6, 2018. Lambda LitFest is a Los Angeles County wide festival featuring readings, workshops, pop-up events, entertainment and timely discussions about LGBTQ literature and publishing.
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 eighth year in a row, a continuation of Amazon.com's support for the Writers Retreat for Emerging LGBTQ Voices. This year's Retreat was held August 5th through August 12th, 2017 on the campus of Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles.
A great show on queer activism in the 90s was launched Friday in Los Angeles and will be open until June 16th.