About Lambda LitFest Los Angeles

The first annual Lambda LitFest Los Angeles is a celebration of contemporary voices honoring and expanding on the rich, diverse tradition of LGBTQ writers and readers in the Southland.

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Lambda LitFest will be held in Los Angeles March 6-12, 2017 with programming, FREE and open to the public, as noted:

LitFest Saturday!
Saturday, March 11, at Barnsdall Gallery Theatre in Hollywood
A full day of discussions, readings, entertainment, mingling.

Pre-order your boxed lunch by March 6th!

A Week of LitFest Across LA
Monday, March 6 – Sunday, March 12
Readings and events in neighborhoods all over LA.

LitFest Closing Party
Sunday, March 12, 7 pm, Akbar
Celebrate LitFest with dancing, cocktails and friends at Akbar in Hollywood. Everyone is welcome!

For a full calendar of events, click here.


Lambda Literary would like to thank the LitFest Steering Committee for their hard work in organizing the festival.  The members are: Alicia Gaspar de Alba, Amy Scholder, Brad Griffith, Charles Flowers, Charlie Jensen, Corey Roskin, Dan Lopez, Griselda Suarez, Lynn Harris Ballen, Matias Viegener, Rosalind Helfand, Ryka Aoki, Seth Fischer, Steven Reigns, Lee Wind, and LitFest Coordinator Brandi Spaethe.