March 20, 2012
FP Finalists for Lambda Literary Awards
We are proud to announce that two Feminist Press titles are finalists for 2012 Lambda Literary Awards! Zipper Mouth by Laurie Weeks is a finalist in the Lesbian Debut Fiction category, and Tango: My Childhood, Backwards and in High Heels by Justin Vivian Bond is a finalist in the Transgender Nonfiction Category.
The awards, now in their twenty-fourth year, celebrate achievement in lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) writing for books published in 2011. Winners will be announced at a Monday evening, June 4th ceremony in New York at the CUNY Graduate Center (365 Fifth Avenue) with an after-party at Slate (54 West 21st Street). Tickets to both events can be purchased here.
Congratulations, Justin and Laurie!
Justin Vivian Bond