Events

2017

UPCOMING

GCLS ANNUAL CONFERENCE
July 5-9, 2017
A premier lesbian literary event for both authors and readers.
Click here for admission prices.

July 8 from 2:10 to 3:10 pm
Workshop presented by Lauren Cherelle and S. Andrea Allen:
“Go Where You Are Loved: Creating Sustainable Writing Communities for Lesbians of Color”

Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare Hotel & Conference Center
5440 North River Rd
Rosemont, Illinois  60018

 

WOMEN WHO WRITE: READING & DISCUSSION
August 4, 2017
7:00 – 9:00 pm
Free and open to the public. | Click here for flyer.

The Potter’s House
1658 Columbia Rd NW
Washington, DC 20009

 

OUTWRITE 2017
A Celebration of LGBT Literature
August 4-6, 2017 (exhibitors, readings, and panels on Aug. 5)
Free and open to the public.

The DC Center for the LGBT Community
2000 14th Street NW, Suite 105
Washington, DC 20009

 

 

RECENT EVENTS

88 READERS LOUNGE & BOOK CLUB
April 15, 2017
A book talk to get you reading and thinking featuring The Dawn of Nia.
1:30 to 3:00 pm

Frugal Bookstore
57 Warren Street
Roxbury, MA 02119
Click here for details.

MEET THE AUTHOR
February 5, 2017
The afternoon features a reading by author S. (Stephanie) Andrea Allen, Ph.D. (a native southerner and out Black lesbian writer) followed by a Q&A discussion led by Resolute author LaToya Hankins. Book signing and dessert reception to follow.

LGBT Center of Raleigh Library
324 South Harrington Street
Raleigh, North Carolina 27603
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

 

 

2016

WRITER’S BLOCK FESTIVAL
November 5, 2016
Tim Faulkner Gallery
1512 Portland Avenue
Louisville, KY 40203
8:30 am to 7:00 pm

KENTUCKIANA PRIDE
Annual Pride celebration at the Belvedere in Louisville, KY (at Main St. and 5th St. downtown).

June 17, 2016
7:00 pm to 11:00 pm

June 18, 2016
11:00 am to 11:00 pm

LEZ TALK BOOK TOUR
Don’t miss the chance to chat + meet featured writers in Lez Talk: A Collection of Black Lesbian Short Fiction.

April 5, 2016 / Online Kick-off
Google Hangouts
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

April 30, 2016 / Scuppernong Books
Writers: Lauren Cherelle, S. Andrea Allen, La Toya Hankins, K.A. Smith
304 S. Elm St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
7:30 pm to 9:00pm

May 20, 2016 / Charis Books and More
Writers: Lauren Cherelle, S. Andrea Allen, Claudia Moss, K.A. Smith
1189 Euclid Avenue Northeast
Atlanta, GA 30307
7:30 pm to 9:00 pm

June 25, 2016 / TheLRoom
Writers: S. Andrea Allen, K.A. Smith, La Toya Hankins, Eternity Philops
100 West Geer St.
Durham, NC 27701
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

July 23, 2016 / CoWork Memphis
Writers: Lauren Cherelle, S. Andrea Allen
902 S. Cooper St.
Memphis, TN 38104
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm