The 2021 Lambda Literary Award winnersFriday, Jun 04, 2021 at 5:06pm
To kick off Pride Month, the Lambda Literary Awards (also known as the "Lammys") announced their 2021 winners on June 1.
The Lammy winners are consistently fantastic and this year is no different. Congratulations to all of them!
Of particular note to our regional interest, the anthology Love After The End: An Anthology of Two-Spirit and Indigiqueer Speculative Fiction edited by Joshua Whitehead and featuring a story from David A. Robertson won in the LGBTQ Anthology category.
You can find the complete list of winners after the jump.
Fiebre Tropical by Juli Delgado Lopera (Feminist Press)
Neotenica by Joon Oluchi Lee (Nightboat Books)
You Exist Too Much by Zaina Arafat (Catapult)
The Thirty Names of Night by Zeyn Joukhadar (Atria Books)
Wow, No Thank You.: Essays by Samantha Irby (Vintage)
The Black Trans Prayer Book by J Mase III & Dane Figueroa (Edidi)
The Lonely Letters by Ashon T. Crawley (Duke University Press)
Funeral Diva by Pamela Sneed (City Lights Books)
Guillotine by Eduardo C. Corral (Graywolf Press)
Salt Body Shimmer by Aricka Foreman (YesYes Books)
I love you and I’m not dead by Sade LaNay (Argos Books)
My Autobiography of Carson McCullers by Jenn Shapland (Tin House Books)
A Dutiful Boy: A Memoir of a Gay Muslim’s Journey to Acceptance by Mohsin Zaidi (Square Peg)
Written in the Stars by Alexandria Bellefleur (Avon Books)
The Ghost and Charlie Muir by Felice Stevens (Self-published)
Love After The End: An Anthology of Two-Spirit and Indigiqueer Speculative Fiction edited by Joshua Whitehead (Arsenal Pulp Press)
LGBTQ Children’s/Middle Grade
King and the Dragonflies by Kacen Callender (Scholastic)
Flamer by Mike Curato (Henry Holt Books for Young Readers)
Apsara Engine by Bishakh Som (Feminist Press)
The Book of Mountains and Seas by Yilong Liu (New Conservatory Theatre Center)
The Nerves by Lee Suksi (Metatron Press)
I Hope You’re Listening by Tom Ryan (Albert Whitman & Company)
LGBTQ Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror
Everyone on the Moon Is Essential Personnel by Julian K. Jarboe (Lethe Press)
Becoming Human: Matter and Meaning in an Antiblack World by Zakiyyah Iman Jackson (NYU Press)
To find out more about the Lambda Literary Awards you can check out their website.
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