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Lamda Lit Fest!

  • The Pico Union Project 1153 Valencia Street Los Angeles, CA, 90015 United States (map)

Main Day of Los Angeles’ first and only LGBTQ literary festival--performances by Tegan and Sara, Danez Smith, Dynasty Handbag & more!

About this Event

In its third year, LitFest is Lambda’s newest program, bringing over 1,500 readers and writers together in a week of free community-curated events across the city. Our Main Day features some of the most crucial and innovative voices of our community.

12:30 PM TEGAN AND SARA kick off a special day-long celebration with a presentation from their new memoir High School (FSG) followed by a Q&A with moderator Megan Milks.

2 PM PERFORMANCES FEATURING SOME OF QUEER LITERATURE’S MOST CRUCIAL AND INNOVATIVE VOICES including Phranc, Karen Tongson, Charlie Jane Anders, Myriam Gurba, Dynasty Handbag, Katherine Agyemaa Agard, Tommy Pico, Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha, and Danez Smith, hosted by Baruch Porras-Hernandez.

4:30 PM KARAOKE PARTY HOSTED BY KAREN TONGSON!

With DJ Por Vida / Free food by L.A. Habana / Books & Merch / Bar by donation

For more information, visit lambdalitfest.org

@lambdalitfest / @lambdaliterary

Earlier Event: August 4
Weirdo Night!
Later Event: October 14
WEIRDO NIGHT!