The 22nd Annual Lambda Literary Awards
By Noah Michelson
The 22nd Lambda Literary Awards take place on Thursday, May 27, at the SVA Theater at 333 W. 23rd Street in New York City. The Awards celebrate achievement in LGBT writing for books published in 2009.
Eight-seven booksellers, book reviewers, librarians, and atuhors assessed 462 LGBT-interest titles nominated 23 categories, selecting 113 finalists from both queer-specific presses, like Alyson Books which is owned by Out's parent company, Here Media, and nominated for five awards, as well as academic and more mainstream publishers.
For more info about the awards, a full list of nominees, and to purchase tickets, visit Lambda Literary's official website here.
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