Applications open in November 2022!
Apply for the 2023 Writer’s Retreat for Emerging LGBTQ Voices!
Writer’s Retreat Impact
Launched in 2007, Lambda Literary’s Writers Retreat for Emerging LGBTQ Voices is the only multi-genre writing residency in the world devoted exclusively to emerging LGBTQ writers. It provides a uniquely powerful opportunity to participants, jumpstarting the careers of dozens of LGBTQ writers every year.
Emerging writers since have taken part in the retreat since 2011.
Faculty, including Dorothy Allison, Danez Smith, Andrew Holleran.
genres, including poetry, young adult fiction, and playwriting
Anthologies, presenting Retreat Fellows work.
Read Their Work
Check out books written by Lambda Fellows