LGBTQ - authors

Work in progress....






*** Erotica anthologies ***


+ Switch hitters: Lesbians write gay male erotica and gay men write lesbian erotica (Winner, Siegessäule best book of the year award!)

+ The mammoth book of gay erotica (1998, Finalist for the lambda literary award! A selection of the Insightout book club!)

+ The mammoth book of new gay erotica (2007, Finalist for the lambda literary award! )


*** Argentina ***


• Raúl Damonte alias Copi (1937-1987) lived in  France

Sylvia Molloy (1938- )
- Spanish: El común olvido (2002)

Manuel Puig:
- English: Kiss of the Spider Woman (1976)

*** Australia ***


Patrick White:
- English: The Twyborn Affair

*** Austria ***


Barbara Hundegger (poetry)

*** Belgium ***


Véronique Bergen (poetry)
Nathalie Gassel (poetry)
Maud Vanhauwaert (poetry)


*** Brazil ***


Adolfo Caminha (1867-1897):
- Spanish: Bom-Crioulo (Bom-Crioulo: The Black Man and the Cabin Boy, 1895) first major literary work on homosexuality to be published in Brazil.

Anderson Bigode Herzer (born Sandra Mara Herzer, 1962 - 1982)

Darcy Penteado (1926-1987)
- Spanish: A Meta (The Goal, 1976)
- Spanish: Crescilda e os Espartanos (Crescilda and the Spartans, 1977)
- Spanish: Teoremambo (Theoremambo, 1979)
- Spanish: Nivaldo e Jerônimo (Nivaldo and Jeronimo, 1981)

João do Rio (1881-1921)

Aguinaldo Silva (1944- )

João Silvério Trevisan (1944-):
- Spanish: Devassos no paraíso (Perverts in Paradise, 1986)

*** Canada ***


Margarita Miniovich (fiction & poetry)

Shyam Selvadurai:
- English: Funny Boy




*** Chile ***


+ A corazón abierto: Geografía literaria de la homosexualidad en Chile (Open Heart: A Literary Geography of Homosexuality in Chile, 2001), includes texts by Joaquín Edwards Bello, Augusto D’Halmar, José Donoso, Mauricio Wacquez, Alone, Enrique Lihn, Marta Brunet, Carlos Iturra, René Arcos Levi, Francisco Casas and others.

Óscar Contardo (1974- )

Augusto d'Halmar (1882-1950), considered one of the milestones of homosexual literature in Spain.

José Donoso (1924-1996)
- Spanish: El lugar sin límites (Hell Has No Limits) (1966)


Alberto Fuguet (1964- )
Pedro Lemebel (1952-2015)
Jorge Marchant Lazcano (1950- )

Juan Pablo Sutherland (1967- )
- Spanish: Angeles negros (Black Angels, 1994)
- Spanish: Santo roto (Broken Saint, 1999)

Mauricio Wacquez (1939-2000, moved to Spain 1972)


*** Colombia ***


Fernando Vallejo (1942- )
- Spanish: El río del tiempo (The River of Time, 1985, 1999) autobiographical novels, Medellín, Bogotá & Rome, portrayal of family conflict, homosexuality and violence.
- Spanish: La virgen de los sicarios (Our Lady of the Assassins), a man is falling in love with a hired assassin.
- Spanish: El desbarrancadero (The Gorge, 2001), about his brother who died of AIDS.
- Spanish: La Rambla paralela (The Parallel Avenue, 2002), about his own death.


*** Croatia ***


Aida Bagić (fiction & poetry)
Nora Verde (poetry)


*** Cuba ***


• Norge Espinosa (1972- , plays & poetry)
Pedro de Jesús López Acosta (1970- )
Julián Martínez Gómez
Achy Obejas (fiction & poetry)

Senel Paz:
- Spanish: El lobo, el bosque y el hombre nuevo (The Wolf, the Forest, and the New Man) (1991), adapted for the screen as Fresa y chocolate (Strawberry and Chocolate) (1993)
Antonio José Ponte  (1964- ):
- Spanish: Contrabando de sombras (2002)



*** Czech Republic ***


Svatava Antošová (poetry)
Andrea Vatulíková (poetry)


*** Estonia ***


Koidula Aidla alias Koits (poetry)
Hanneleele Kaldmaa (poetry)
Miina Leemets (poetry)


*** Finland ***

Sofi Oksanen:
- English: Baby Jane
Helena Sinervo (poetry)


*** France ***


Itxaro Borda (poetry)

• Colette:
- English: The Pure and the Impure 
Jean Genet:
- English: Our Lady of the Flowers
- English: The Thief's Journal
André Gide:
- English: The Immoralist
- English: The Counterfeiters
Roger Martin du Gard:
- English: Lieutenant-Colonel de Maumort
Anne Michel (poetry)

Marcel Proust:
- English: In Search of Lost Time


*** Germany ***


Odile Kennel (poetry)

Thomas Mann:
- English: Death in Venice
Jenny Shon (poetry)
Tina Stroheker (poetry)


*** Greece ***


Constantine Cavafy (poetry)
Kristáli Gliniadáki (poetry)
Kallia Papadaki (poetry)
Stavrúla Petréli (poetry)
• Sappho (poetry)


*** Great Britain ***


Edward Carpenter (1844-1929)

Maureen Duffy (poetry)

E.M. Forster:
- English: Maurice
Alan Hollinghurst:
- English: The Swimming Pool Library
Radclyffe Hall:
- English: The Well of Loneliness
Christopher Isherwood:
- English: A Single Man
Maria Jastrzębska (poetry)
Roz Kaveney (poetry)

Rosamond Lehmann:
- English: Dusty Answer
Anne Lister:
- English: The diaries
Char March (poetry)

Michael Nelson:
- English: Room in Chelsea Square
Mary Renault:
- English: The Charioteer
- English: The Last of the Wine
- English: The Persian Boy
Seni Seneviratne (poetry)
Janet Sutherland (poetry)

Sarah Waters:
- English: Tipping the Velvet
Angus Wilson:
- English: Hemlock and After
Virginia Woolf:
- English: Orlando


*** Hungary ***


Kinga Fabó (poetry)
Agáta Gordon (poetry)


*** Iceland ***


Kristín Ómarsdóttir (poetry)

*** Ireland ***


Cherry Smyth (poetry)


*** India ***


Manil Suri:
- English: The City of Devi


*** Israel ***


Maya Kuperman (poetry)

*** Italy ***


Maria Grazia Calandrone (poetry)
Eleonora Pinzuti (poetry)

*** Japan ***


+ Partings at Dawn: An Anthology of Japanese Gay Literature (ed. Stephen Miller, 1996)

+ Queer Japan: Personal Stories of Japanese Lesbians, Gays, Transsexuals, and Bisexuals (ed.  Barbara Summerhawk & Cheiron McMahill & Darren McDonald, 1998) [non-fiction]

+ Queer Voices from Japan: First Person Narratives from Japan's Sexual Minorities (ed. Mark McLelland ,‎ Katsuhiko Suganuma,‎ James Welker,‎ foreword: Donald Richie)  [non-fiction]

+ Sparkling Rain: And Other Fiction From Japan Of Women Who Love Women (ed. Barbara Summerhawk & Kimberly Hughes)

Atsuko Asano (1954):
- Japanese / English: No.6 series (manga adaptation by Hinoki Kino in English)

Kaori Ekuni:
- English: Twinkle Twinkle

Hiromi Goto:
- English: The Kappa Child

Shirō Hamao (1896–1935):
- English: The Devil's Disciple [crime]

Satoru Ito:
- English: Coming Out in Japan
Tamai Kobayashi:
- English: Prairie Ostrich

Yukio Mishima:
- English: Confessions of a Mask (1949)
- English: Forbidden Colors 

Aska Mochizuki:
- English: Spinning Tropics

Haruki Murakami:
- English: Sputnik Sweetheart 

Ryū Murakami:
- English: Almost Transparent Blue (1976)
- English: Coin Locker Babies (1980)

Ihara Saikaku:
- English: The Great Mirror of Male Love (1687, collection of stories)
- English: Comrade Loves of the Samurai
- English: Gay Tales of the Samurai 

Novala Takemoto (1968-):
- English: Emily
Sayuri Ueda:
- English: The Cage of Zeus (2011) [Sci-fi]

Mutsuo Takahashi (1937-):
- English: poetry: Poems of a penisist
- English: poetry: A Bunch of Keys: Selected Poems
- English: poetry: Twelve Views from the Distance
John Whittier Treat:
- English: Great Mirrors Shattered: Homosexuality, Orientalism, and Japan (1999)
Banana Yoshimoto:
- English: Kitchen
Nobuko Yoshiya (1896-1973):
- English: Yellow Rose


*** Mexico ***

José Joaquín Blanco (b. 1951)

Manuel Barbachano Ponce:
- Spanish: El diario de José Toledo (The Diary of Jose´ Toledo) (1964)

Luis González de Alba (1944- )

Carlos Olmos (1947-, plays) first Mexican dramatist to make gay themes a central part of his works.

Esteban Hinojosa Rebolledo (fiction & poetry)
Sergio Téllez-Pon (poetry)
Luis Martín Ulloa (fiction)

•  Salvador Novo (1904-1974, fiction, poetry & plays)
- Spanish: La estatua de sal (The Pillar of Salt, 1998) an autobiography that among other things decribes his friendship with Xavier Villaurrutia.

Xavier Villaurrutia (1903-1950, fiction & poetry)
- Spanish: poetry: Nostalgias de la muerte (Nostalgia for Death, 1938) his poem "Nocturno de los ángeles" one of the monuments of gay writing in Latin America.


Luis Zapata:
- Spanish: Las aventuras, desventuras y sueños de Adonis García, el vampiro de la colonia Roma (The Adventures, Misadventures and Dreams of Adonis Garcia: Vampire of the Roma District) (1979)


*** Netherlands ***


Willem Christiaan Jacobus van Leeuwen (1922, Netherlands Antilles)
Elly de Waard (poetry)




*** Peru ***


César Moro (1903-1956, poetry)


*** Poland ***

Izabela Filipiak (fiction)
Anna Gulczyńska (poetry)
Mikołaj Milcke (fiction)
Izabela Morska (poetry)
Tadeusz Olszewski (poetry)
Natalia Osińska
Marian Pankowski (fiction & poetry)
Ewa Schilling
Ewa Sonnenberg (poetry)
Marcin Szczygielski
Michał Witkowski
Bartosz Żurawiecki


*** Puerto Rico ***


Manuel Ramos Otero (1948-1990, poetry & short stories, lived many years in New York)
- Spanish: El libro de la muerte (The Book of Death, 1985)

Mayra Santos Febres (1966-, novels, poetry & short stories)
- Spanish: Sirena Selena vestida de pena (2000)


•  Luz María Umpierre (1947- , poetry)

*** Romania ***


Gabri M. (poetry)


*** Russia ***


Faina Grimberg (poetry)
Gila Loran (poetry)
Ksenija Marenikova (poetry)
Jakaterina Simonova (poetry)


*** Serbia ***

Dragoslava Barzut (poetry)
Jelena Kerkez (poetry)


*** Spain ***

Ian Bermúdez Raventós (poetry)
Andrea Nunus Brións (poetry)
Mª Ángeles Cabré (poetry)
Begoña Callejón (poetry)
Dionisio Cañas (poetry)
Pepe Carretero (poetry)
María Castrejón (poetry)
Luis Cremades (poetry)
Jesús Encinar (poetry)
Ángel Erro (poetry)
José Manuel Lucía Megías (poetry)
David Navascués (poetry)
Ángelo Nestore (poetry)
Alicia García Núñez (poetry)
María Xosé Queizán (poetry)
Pablo Peinado (poetry)

Lawrence Schimel:
- Link to: Lawrence Schimels' books
José Luis Serrano (poetry)
Ana Tapia (poetry)
Sara Torres (poetry)
Mauricio Wacquez (1939-2000, born in Chile)



*** Slovenia ***

Andrej Blatnik:
- Slovene: Menjave kož (1990)
- Slovene: Zakon želje (2000)
Berta Bojetu:
- Slovene: Filio ni doma (2004)
Matjaž Brulc:
- Slovene: Diznilend (2005)
Aleš Čar:
- Slovene: Igra angelov in netopirjev (1997)
- Slovene: V okvari (2003)
- Slovene: Pasji tango (2004)
- Slovene: Made in Slovenia (2007)
Franjo Frančič:
- Slovene: Sovraštvo (1993
- Slovene: Istra, gea mea (1993)
- Slovene: Male vojne (1994)
- Slovene: Meseno spoznanje (2008)
Kristina Hočevar (poetry)

Zoran Hočevar:
- Slovene: Rožencvet (2004)
Ted Kramolc:
- Slovene: Tango v svilenih coklah (2002)
Vesna Lemaić:
- Slovene: Popularne zgodbe (2008)
- Slovene: Odlagališče (2010)
Iztok Majhenič:
- Slovene: Par (2006)
Vitan Mal - Ino Knabino:
- Slovene: Ganimed in drugi (1993)
Vitan Mal:
- Slovene: Napačna odločitev (2009)
Katarina Marinčič:
- Slovene: Prikrita harmonija (2002)
Vinko Möderndorfer:
- Slovene: Tek za rdečo hudičevko (1996)
Andrej Morovič:
- Slovene: Potapljači (1992)
- Slovene: Tekavec (1993)
- Slovene: Vladarka (1997)
Brane Mozetič:
- english: poetry: Banalities
- english: Passion
France Novšak (fiction)

Gojmir Polajnar:
- Slovene: Ne ubijaj, rad te imam (1998)
- Slovene: Družinske parabole (2005)
- Slovene: Atlantis (2008)
Alenka Spacal (fiction)

Andrej E. Skubic:
- Slovene: Fužinski bluz (2004)
Brina Svit pseudonym for B. Švigelj Mérat (1954-):
- Slovene: Smrt slovenske primadone (2000)
Urška Sterle:
- Slovene: Vrsta za kosilo (2006)
- Slovene: Večno vojno stanje (2010)
Nataša Sukič:
- Slovene: Desperadosi in nomadi (2005)
- Slovene: Otroci nočnih rož (2008)
- Slovene: Molji živijo v prahu (2010)
Suzana Tratnik:
- Slovene: Pod ničlo (1997)
- Slovene: Ime mi je Damjan (2001)
- Slovene: Na svojem dvorišču (2003)
- Slovene: Vzporednice (2005)
- Slovene: Tretji svet (2007)
- Slovene: Česa nisem nikoli razumela na vlaku (2008)
- Slovene: Dva svetova (2009)
Nataša Velikonja (poetry)
Janja Vidmar (fiction)

*** Sweden ***

Kristofer Folkhammar (poetry)
Jonas Gardell (fiction)
Hanna Hallgren (poetry)

Agnes von Krusenstjerna:
- Swedish: books about Fröknarna von Pahlen

Anna Mattsson (poetry)

*** Switzerland ***

Wanda Schmid (poetry)


*** Turkey ***

Birhan Keski (poetry)


*** Ukraine ***

Hristja Vengrinjuk (poetry)


*** United States***

+ Lambda Literary Awards (2017, 2016)

André Aciman
- English: Call Me By Your Name

• Stephanie Adams-Santos
- English: Swarm Queen’s Crown (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Poetry)

• Etel Adnan
- English: Night (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Poetry)

Mike Albo
- English: Hornito

• Rabih Alameddine
- English: The Angel of History (Lambda 2017: Gay Fiction)

Francisco X. Alarcón
- English: Canto Hondo/Deep Song (Lambda 2016: Gay Poetry)

• Donald Albrecht, Stephen Vider and Skira Rizzoli
- English: Gay Gotham: Art and Underground Culture in New York (Lambda 2017: LGBT Non-Fiction)

Hilton Als (Lambda 2016: Special awards: Trustee Award)

• Lynn Ames
- English: Final Cut (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Mystery)

Michael Ampersant
- English: Green Eyes — an erotic novel (sort-of) (Lambda 2016: Gay Erotica)

Kathy Anderson
- English: Bull & Other Stories (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Fiction)

Terry Andrews  pseudonym for George Selden: 
- English: The Story of Harold

Joan Annsfire (poetry)

Ryka Aoki
- English: Why Dust Shall Never Settle Upon This Soul (Lambda 2016: Transgender Poetry)

Ann Aptaker
- English: Tarnished Gold (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Mystery)

• Kiki Archer
- English: Lost in the Starlight (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Romance)

• Lynda A. Archer
- English: Tears in the Grass (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Fiction)

• Derrick Austin
- English: Trouble the Water (Lambda 2017: Gay poetry)

• Cameron Awkward-Rich
- English: Sympathetic Little Monster (Lambda 2017: Transgender Poetry)

James Baldwin
- English: Another Country
- English: Giovanni's Room

Djuna Barnes (1892-1982): 
- English: Nightwood
- English: poetry: The Book of Repulsive Women: 8 Rhythms and 5 Drawings

LaShonda Katrice Barnett
- English: Jam on the Vine: A Novel (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Fiction)

Ralph Josiah Barsley
- English: Brothers (Lambda 2016: Gay Romance)

Ellen Bass (1947, poetry)

George Baxt
- English: gay black detective, Pharaoh Love

Robin Becker (1951-, poetry)

Jay Bell
- English: Something Like Stories, Volume One (Lambda 2016: Gay Romance)

David Bergman (poetry)

Emily Bingham
- English: Irrepressible: The Jazz Age Life of Henrietta Bingham (Lambda 2016: Bisexual Literature)

• Alexa Black
- English: Steel and Promise (Lambda 2017: LGBT Erotica)

Julie Blair
- English: Making a Comeback (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Romance)

• Brian Blanchfield
- English: Proxies (Lambda 2017: Gay Memoir/Biography)

Ally Blue
- English: Down (Lambda 2016: LGBT Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror)

• Lucy Jane Bledsoe
- English: A Thin Bright Line (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Fiction)

Francesca Lia Block (1962- ): 
- English: Weetzie Bat [young adult book]

Christopher Bollen
- English: Orient (Lambda 2016: Gay Mystery)

Brad Boney
- English: Yes (Lambda 2016: Gay Romance)

• Bryan Borland (Lambda 2016: Special awards: Judith A. Markowitz Emerging Writer Award)
- English: DIG (Lambda 2017: Gay poetry)

Julie Bozza
- English: A Pride of Poppies: Modern GLBTQI Fiction of the Great War (Lambda 2016: LGBT Anthology)

R. E. Bradshaw
- English: Relatively Rainey (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Mystery)

• Andrea Bramhall
- English: Collide-O-Scope (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Mystery)
- English: The Chameleon’s Tale (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Romance)

Dr. Marla Brettschneider (poetry)

Forman Brown
- English: Better Angel

Rita Mae Brown
- English: Rubyfruit Jungle

Carrie Brownstein
- English: Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Memoir/Biography)

Victoria Brownworth
- English: Ordinary Mayhem (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Mystery)

• Lila Bruce:
- English: Little Lies (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Romance)

Minnie Bruce Pratt (poetry)
Michael Broder (poetry)

Nick Burd
- English: The Vast Fields of Ordinary

• Augusten Burroughs:
- English: Lust & Wonder (Lambda 2017: Gay Memoir/Biography)

Debra Busman
- English: Like a Woman (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Fiction)

Melissa Buzzeo
- English: The Devastation (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Poetry)

Truman Capote
- English: Other Voices, Other Rooms
- English: The Early Stories of Truman Capote (Lambda 2016: Gay Fiction)

• M. B. Caschetta
- English: Pretend I’m Your Friend (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Fiction)

Nívea Castro and Geny Cabral
- English: Soy Lesbiana y Que! Out Latina Lesbians (Lambda 2016: LGBT Anthology)

Cat Cora
- English: Cooking as Fast as I Can: A Chef’s Story of Family, Food, and Forgiveness (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Memoir/Biography)

• Ana Castillo:
- English: Black Dove: Mamá, Mi’jo, and Me (Lambda 2017: Bisexual Non-Fiction)

Michael Chabon
- English: The Mysteries of Pittsburgh

• Ma-Nee Chacaby:
- English: A Two-Spirit Journey: The Autobiography of a Lesbian Ojibwa-Cree Elder (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Memoir/Biography)

• Jessie Chandler:
- English: Blood Money Murder (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Mystery)

• Jos Charles:
- English: Safe Space (Lambda 2017: Transgender Poetry)

Stephen Chbosky
- English: The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Alexander Chee
- English: Edinburgh [sexual abuse]

• Abigail Child:
- English: Mouth to Mouth (Lambda 2017: Bisexual Poetry)

• Lucian Childs & Martha Amore:
- English: Building Fires in the Snow: A Collection of Alaska LGBT Short Fiction and Poetry (Lambda 2017: LGBT Anthology)

Cheryl Clarke (poetry)

• Richard Compson Sater:
- English: Rank (Lambda 2017: Gay Romance)

• Garrard Conley:
- English: Boy Erased (Lambda 2017: Gay Memoir/Biography)

Bernard Cooper
- English: My Avant-Garde Education (Lambda 2016: Gay Memoir/Biography)

Dennis Cooper
- English: Closer

• Jonathan Corcoran
- English: The Rope Swing (Lambda 2017: Gay Fiction)

• Leopoldine Core
- English: When Watched (Lambda 2017: Bisexual Fiction)

Christopher Cox (fiction; member of The Violet Quill)

• Christina Crosby
- English: A Body, Undone: Living On After Great Pain (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Memoir/Biography)

Mart Crowley
- English: play: The Boys in the Band

Jameson Currier
- English: Until My Heart Stops (Lambda 2016: Gay Memoir/Biography)

Jackie D.
- English: Infiltration (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Romance)

• Indra Das
- English: The Devourers (Lambda 2017: LGBT Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror)

• Jamie Deacon
- English: Caught Inside (Lambda 2017: Gay Romance)

Fletcher DeLancey
- English: The Caphenon (Chronicles of Alsea – Book #1) (Lambda 2016: LGBT Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror)

• Nicole Dennis-Benn
- English: Here Comes the Sun (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Fiction)

Virginie Despentes
- English: Apocalypse Baby (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Fiction)

Lisa Dordal (poetry)

Margot Douaihy
- English: Girls Like You (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Poetry)

• Qwo-Li Driskill
- English: Asegi Stories: Cherokee Queer and Two Spirit Memory (Lambda 2017: LGBT Studies)

Allen Drury
- English: Advise and Consent
- English: The Throne of Saturn
- English: A God Against the Gods
- English: Return to Thebes
- English: University novels

Amy Dunne
- English: The Renegade (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Romance)

Kari Edwards
- English: Succubus in my pocket (Lambda 2016: Transgender Poetry)

Elana Dykewomon (poetry)
Bret Easton Ellis (fiction)

• Omar G. Encarnación
- English: Out in the Periphery: Latin America’s Gay Rights Revolution (Lambda 2017: LGBT Studies)

• P. Kristen Enos and Heidi Ho
- English: Active Voice The Comic Collection: The Real Life Adventures Of An Asian-American, Lesbian, Feminist, Activist And Her Friends (Lambda 2017: LGBT Graphic Novel)

Julie R. Enszer (poetry)

Jeffrey Eugenides
- English: Middlesex

Jenny Factor (poetry)

Leslie Feinberg
- English: Stone Butch Blues [transgender]

Robert Ferro (fiction; founding member of The Violet Quill with Michael Grumley)

• L. A. Fields
- English: Homo Superiors (Lambda 2017: Gay mystery)

Harvey Fierstein
- English: play: Torch Song Trilogy

Jean Findlay
- English: Chasing Lost Time: The Life of C. K. Scott Moncrieff: Soldier, Spy, and Translator (Lambda 2016: Gay Memoir/Biography)

• Lois Fine
- English: Freda and Jem’s Best of the Week (Lambda 2017: LGBT Drama)

• Michael Thomas Ford
- English: Lily (Lambda 2017: LGBT Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror)

Rhys Ford
- English: Murder and Mayhem (Lambda 2016: Gay Mystery)

Rose Fox (poetry)

• David France
- English: How to Survive a Plague: The Inside Story of How Citizens and Science Tamed AIDS (Lambda 2017: LGBT Non-Fiction)

• Jeff Garvin
- English: Symptoms of Being Human (Lambda 2017: LGBT Children's/Young Adult)

• David J. Getsy
- English: Queer (Lambda 2017: LGBT Anthology)

Allen Ginsberg (1926-1997)
- English: Howl and Other Poems (1956)

• M-E Girard
- English: Girl Mans Up (Lambda 2017: LGBT Children's/Young Adult)

Wallace Godfrey
- English: Introducing Sunfish & Starfish: Tropical Drag Queen Detectives (Lambda 2016: Gay Mystery)

• Ariel Goldberg
- English: The Estrangement Principle (Lambda 2017: LGBT Non-Fiction)

• Jonathan Goldberg
- English: Melodrama: An Aesthetics of Impossibility (Lambda 2017: LGBT Studies)

Michael Golding
- English: A Poet of the Invisible World (Lambda 2016: Gay Fiction)

Rigoberto González (poetry)

Brad Gooch
- English: Smash Cut (Lambda 2016: Gay Memoir/Biography)

Aaron Goodfellow
- English: Gay Fathers, Their Children, and the Making of Kinship (Lambda 2016: LGBT Studies)

• Stephanie Gray
- English: Shorthand and Electric Language Stars (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Poetry)

• Garth Greenwell
- English: What Belongs to You (Lambda 2017: Gay Fiction)

• David Greven
- English: Ghost Faces: Hollywood and Post-Millennial Masculinity (Lambda 2017: LGBT Non-Fiction)

• Matthew Griffin
- English: Hide (Lambda 2017: Gay Fiction)

Allison Gruber
- English: You’re Not Edith (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Memoir/Biography)

• Michael Grumley (fiction; founding member of The Violet Quill with Robert Ferro)

• Alexis Pauline Gumbs
- English: Spill: Scenes of Black Feminist Fugitivity (Lambda 2017: LGBT Non-Fiction)

Kate Carroll de Gutes
- English: Objects in the Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Memoir/Biography)

• Marilyn Hacker (poetry)

• Andrea Hairston
- English: Will Do Magic for Small Change (Lambda 2017: LGBT Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror)

• Alexis Hall
- English: For Real (Lambda 2016: Gay Romance)
- English: Pansies (Lambda 2017: Gay Romance)

• Elizabeth Hall
- English: I Have Devoted My Life to the Clitoris (Lambda 2017: Bisexual Non-Fiction)

Ralph Hamilton
- English: Teaching a Man to Unstick His Tail (Lambda 2016: Gay Poetry)

Langdon Hammer
- English: James Merrill: Life and Art (Lambda 2016: Gay Memoir/Biography)

E. Lynn Harris
- English: Invisible Life (self published 1991, mass marketed 1994)

• Francine J. Harris
- English: Play dead (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Poetry)

Ellen Hart
- English: The Grave Soul (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Mystery)

• T. L. Hart
- English: Walk-in (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Mystery)

• Cheryl A. Head
- English: Bury Me When I’m Dead (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Mystery)

Scott Heim
- English: Mysterious Skin

• Lisa Henry
- English: Adulting 101 (Lambda 2017: Gay Romance)

• Pene Henson
- English: Into the Blue (Lambda 2017: Gay Romance)

• Scott Alexander Hess
- English: Skyscraper (Lambda 2017: LGBT Erotica)

• Patricia Highsmith / Claire Morgan
- English: The Price of Salt

• Joanna Hoffman (poetry)

Kevin Hogan
- English: My Riastrad (Lambda 2016: Bisexual Literature)

• Kristen Hogan
- English: The Feminist Bookstore Movement: Lesbian Antiracism and Feminist Accountability (Lambda 2017: LGBT Non-Fiction)

Torsten Højer
- English: Speak My Language, and Other Stories: An Anthology of Gay Fiction (Lambda 2016: LGBT Anthology)

William Holden
- English: Grave Desires (Lambda 2016: Gay Erotica)

JP Howard (Lambda 2016: Special awards: Judith A. Markowitz Emerging Writer Award)
- English: Say/Mirror: Poems and Histories (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Poetry)

Andrew Holleran pseudonym of Eric Garber: member of The Violet Quill)
- English: Dancer from the Dance

Holly Hughes & Carmelita Tropicana & Jill Dolan
- English: Memories of the Revolution (Lambda 2016: LGBT Anthology)

Cari Hunter
- English: No Good Reason (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Mystery)

• Henry David Hwang
- English: play: M. Butterfly

• Martin Hyatt
- English: Beautiful Gravity (Lambda 2017: Bisexual Fiction)

Debra Hyde
- English: The Tattered Heiress: Volume Two of the Charlotte Olmes Mystery Series (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Mystery)

• Dayna Ingram
- English: All Good Children (Lambda 2017: LGBT Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror)

John Inman
- English: The Boys on the Mountain (Lambda 2016: LGBT Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror)

Jessica Jacobs
- English: Pelvis with Distance (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Poetry)

• E. Patrick Johnson
- English: No Tea, No Shade: New Writings in Black Queer Studies (Lambda 2017: LGBT Anthology)

• Andrew J. Jolivette
- English: Indian Blood: HIV and Colonial Trauma in San Francisco’s Two-Spirit Community (Lambda 2017: LGBT Studies)

• Cleve Jones
- English: When We Rise (Lambda 2017: Gay Memoir/Biography)

• Jennifer L. Jordan
- English: Under Contract (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Mystery)

• Gloria Joseph
- English: The Wind Is Spirit: The Life, Love and Legacy of Audre Lorde (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Memoir/Biography)

• Chase Joynt and Mike Hoolboom
- English: You Only Live Twice: Sex, Death and Transition (Lambda 2017: Transgender Non-Fiction)

Miranda July
- English: The First Bad Man (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Fiction)

Robert Karjel
- English: The Swede (Lambda 2016: Gay Mystery)

Eryca Kasse (poetry)

Roz Kaveney
- English: Tiny Pieces of Skull, or a Lesson in Manners (Lambda 2016: Transgender Fiction)

Melanie Kaye/Kantrowitz (poetry)

Bonnilee Kaufman (poetry)

• Donika Kelly
- English: Bestiary (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Poetry)

Kevin Killiam (1952- )

• Karma Kingsley
- English: Finding Lizzie (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Romance)

Jee Leong Koh
- English: Steep Tea (Lambda 2016: Gay Poetry)

Miodrag Kojadinovic
- English: Érotiques Suprèmes (Lambda 2016: Gay Erotica)

• Kokumo
- English: Reacquainted with Life (Lambda 2017: Transgender Poetry)

Dinah Kompanietza (fiction & poetry)

Merritt Kopas
- English: Videogames for Humans: Twine Authors in Conversation (Lambda 2016: LGBT Anthology)

Larry Kramer
- English: Faggots 
- English: Reports from the Holocaust: The Story of an AIDS Activist (1989)
- English: play: The Normal Heart

Tony Kushner
- English: play: Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes 

Joy Ladin
- English: Impersonation (Lambda 2016: Transgender Poetry)

Ben Ladouceur
- English: Otter (Lambda 2016: Gay Poetry)

Rickey Laurentiis
- English: Boy with Thorn (Lambda 2016: Gay Poetry)

Violette Leduc
- English: Thérèse and Isabelle (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Fiction)

Garrett Leigh
- English: Misfits (Lambda 2016: Gay Romance)

Eleanor Lerman (fiction & poetry)
• Eleanor Levine (poetry)

Jennifer Levine and Rian Darcy
- English: Charming: Modern Gay Fairytales (Lambda 2016: Gay Erotica)

Robert Levy
- English: The Glittering World (Lambda 2016: LGBT Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror)

• Janice Law
- English: Nights in Berlin (Lambda 2017: Gay mystery)

• C. B. Lee
- English: Not Your Sidekick (Lambda 2017: LGBT Children's/Young Adult)

• Garrett Leigh
- English: Rented Heart (Lambda 2017: Gay Romance)

• David Lennon
- English: Irish Black (Lambda 2017: LGBT Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror)

• Eric Liberge and Arnaud Delalande
- English: The Case of Alan Turing: The Extraordinary and Tragic Story of the Legendary Codebreaker (Lambda 2017: LGBT Graphic Novel)

Petrus Liu
- English: Queer Marxism in Two Chinas (Lambda 2016: LGBT Studies)

Kirsty Logan
- English: The Gracekeepers (Lambda 2016: LGBT Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror)

• Sassafras Lowrey
- English: A Little Queermas Carol (Lambda 2017: LGBT Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror)
- English: Lost Boi (Lambda 2016: Transgender Fiction)

• Marie Lu
- English: The Midnight Star (Lambda 2017: LGBT Children's/Young Adult)

• Ed Luce
- English: Wuvable Oaf: Blood & Metal (Lambda 2017: LGBT Graphic Novel)

• Raymond Luczak (poetry)
• Hilary Lustick (poetry)

Damien Luxe & Heather M. Ács & Sabina Ibarrola
- English: Glitter and Grit: Queer Performance from the Heels on Wheels Femme Galaxy (Lambda 2016: LGBT Anthology)

• Yoshiyuki Ly
- English: The Scorpion’s Empress (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Romance)

• Dal Maclean
- English: Bitter Legacy (Lambda 2017: Gay mystery)

• Jon Macy and Tara Madison Avery
- English: ALPHABET: The LGBTQAIU Creators from Prism Comics (Lambda 2017: LGBT Anthology)

• Jeff Mann
- English: Country (Lambda 2017: Gay Romance)

• Morgan Mann Willis
- English: Outside the XY: Black and Brown Queer Masculinity (Lambda 2017: Transgender Non-Fiction)

 Jennifer Margulies (fiction + poetry)

Dawn Lundy Martin
- English: Life in a Box is a Pretty Life (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Poetry)

• Marianne K. Martin
- English: The Liberators of Willow Run (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Romance)

• Ras Mashramani & Rasheedah Phillips & Alex Smith & M. Eighteen Téllez
- English: Style of Attack Report (Lambda 2017: LGBT Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror)

Armistead Maupin
- English: Tales of the City

Patrick McCabe
- English: Breakfast on Pluto

• Sjohnna McCray
- English: Rapture (Lambda 2017: Gay poetry)

Carson McCullers
- English: Reflections in a Golden Eye

Debbie McGowan
- English: When Skies Have Fallen (Lambda 2016: Gay Romance)

Jude McLaughlin
- English: Wonder City Stories (Lambda 2016: LGBT Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror)

H. Melt (Lambda 2017: Special awards: Judith A. Markowitz Emerging Writer Award)

Tom Mendicino
- English: The Boys from Eighth and Carpenter (Lambda 2016: Gay Mystery)

Madhavi Menon
- English: Indifference to Difference: On Queer Universalism (Lambda 2016: LGBT Studies)

Mark Merlis
- English: JD: A Novel (Lambda 2016: Gay Fiction)

Stevie Mikayne
- English: Illicit Artifacts (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Mystery)

• Lynn C. Miller
- English: The Day After Death (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Fiction)

Tiya Miles
- English: The Cherokee Rose (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Fiction)

• Lei Ming
- English: Life Beyond My Body: A Transgender Journey to Manhood in China (Lambda 2017: Transgender Non-Fiction)

• Rajiv Mohabir
- English: The Taxidermist’s Cut (Lambda 2017: Gay poetry)

Michael Scott Monje, Jr.
- English: Defiant (Lambda 2016: Transgender Fiction)

Sfé R. Monster & Taneka Stotts 
- English: Beyond: The Queer Sci-Fi & Fantasy Comic Anthology (Lambda 2016: LGBT Anthology)

Bonnie J. Morris (poetry)

• Kevin Mumford
- English: Not Straight, Not White: Black Gay Men From The March on Washington to the AIDS Crisis (Lambda 2017: LGBT Studies)

Eileen Myles (Lambda 2016: Special awards: Pioneer Award)

Hasan Namir
- English: God in Pink (Lambda 2016: Gay Fiction)

• Vi Khi Nao
- English: The Old Philosopher (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Poetry)

• Michael Nava
- English: Lay Your Sleeping Head (Lambda 2017: Gay mystery)

Joan Nestle (poetry)
Lesléa Newman (poetry)

Blair Niles
- English: Strange Brother

Anna North
- English: The Life and Death of Sophie Stark (Lambda 2016: Bisexual Literature)

Vanessa North
- English: Blueberry Boys (Lambda 2016: Gay Romance)

• Tig Notaro
- English: I‘m Just a Person (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Memoir/Biography)

Jess Novak (poetry)
Achy Obejas (fiction & poetry)

Amy Ellis Nutt
- English: Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family (Lambda 2016: Transgender Non-Fiction)

• Meghan O'Brien
- English: Camp Rewind (Lambda 2017: LGBT Erotica)
- English: The Muse (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Erotica)

• Robert O'Hara
- English: Barbecue/Bootycandy (Lambda 2017: LGBT Drama)

• Joe Okonkwo
- English: Jazz Moon (Lambda 2017: Gay Fiction)

Chinelo Okparanta
- English: Under the Udala Trees (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Fiction)

Jamie O’Neill
- English: At Swim, Two Boys

Ellen Orleans (poetry)

• Joseph Osmundson
- English: Capsid: A Love Song (Lambda 2017: Gay Memoir/Biography)

• Maria Pallotta-Chiarolli & Sara Lubowitz
- English: Women in Relationships With Bisexual Men: Bi Men By Women (Lambda 2017: Bisexual Non-Fiction)

• Pat Parker
- English: Complete Works of Pat Parker (ed. Julie R. Enszer) (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Poetry)

Arsham Parsi & Marc Colbourne
- English: Exiled for Love: The Journey of an Iranian Queer Activist (Lambda 2016: Gay Memoir/Biography)

• Joanne Passet
- English: Indomitable: The Life of Barbara Grier (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Memoir/Biography)

• Topher Payne
- English: Perfect Arrangement (Lambda 2017: LGBT Drama)

Hiram Pérez
- English: A Taste for Brown Bodies: Gay Modernity and Cosmopolitan Desire (Lambda 2016: LGBT Studies)

Julie Anne Peters
- English: Luna

• Samuel Peterson
- English: Trunky (Transgender Junky): A Memoir (Lambda 2017: Transgender Non-Fiction)

Carl Phillips
- English: Reconnaissance (Lambda 2016: Gay Poetry)

Felice Picano (fiction; member of The Violet Quill)

Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha
- English: Dirty River (Lambda 2016: Lesbian Memoir/Biography)

• Zoe Pilger
- English: Eat My Heart Out (Lambda 2016: Bisexual Literature)

• Darryl Pinckney
- English: Black Deutschland (Lambda 2017: Gay Fiction)

• Rachel Pollack (poetry)

• Edward Prime-Stevenson
- English: Imre: A Memorandum

• Thomas Pynchon
- English: Gravity's Rainbow

• James Purdy 
- English: Narrow Rooms

• Sima Rabinowitz (fiction & poetry)

• Jai Arun Ravine
- English: The Romance of Siam: A Pocket Guide (Lambda 2017: Transgender Poetry)

• John Rechy 
- English: City of Night
- English: Numbers

• Juliann Rich
- English: Teen Gravity (Lambda 2017: LGBT Children's/Young Adult)

• J. A. Rock
- English: Minotaur (Lambda 2016: LGBT Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror)

• Jeffrey Round
- English: After the Horses (Lambda 2016: Gay Mystery)

• Paul Russell 
- English: Immaculate Blue (Lambda 2016: Gay Fiction)

• Meredith Russo
- English: If I Was Your Girl (Lambda 2017: Transgender Fiction)

• J. Aaron Sanders
- English: Speakers of the Dead: A Walt Whitman Mystery (Lambda 2017: Gay mystery)

• Roberto F. Santiago

- English: Angel Park (Lambda 2016: Gay Poetry)

• Lawrence Schimel:
- Link to: Lawrence Schimels' books

• Cathleen Schine
- English: They May Not Mean To, But They Do (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Fiction)

• Michael Schreiber
- English: One Man Show: The Life and Art of Bernard Perlin (Lambda 2017: Gay Memoir/Biography)

• Sarah Schulman: 
- English: Empathy
- English: The Cosmopolitans (Lambda 2017: Gay Fiction)
- English: Conflict Is Not Abuse: Overstating Harm, Community Responsibility and the Duty of Repair (Lambda 2017: LGBT Non-Fiction)

• Will Schwalbe
- English: Books For Living (Lambda 2017: Gay Memoir/Biography)

• Clare Sears
- English: Arresting Dress: Cross-Dressing, Law, and Fascination in Nineteenth-Century San Francisco (Lambda 2016: LGBT Studies)

• Julia Serano
- English: Outspoken: A Decade of Transgender Activism and Trans Feminism (Lambda 2017: Transgender Non-Fiction)

• Marie Sexton and L. A. Witt
- English: Roped In (Lambda 2017: LGBT Erotica)

• Zena Sharman
- English: The Remedy: Queer and Trans Voices on Health and Health Care (Lambda 2017: LGBT Anthology)

• Kate Sherwood
- English: Sacrati (Lambda 2016: LGBT Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror)

• Vivek Shraya
- English: even this page is white (Lambda 2017: Transgender Poetry)

• James Sie
- English: Still Life, Las Vegas (Lambda 2016: Gay Fiction)

• Charles Silverstein &; Edmund White: 
- English: sex manual: The Joy of Gay Sex

• Andy Sinclair
- English: Breathing Lessons (Lambda 2016: Gay Fiction)

• Sjón
- English: Moonstone (Lambda 2017: Gay Fiction)

• Michael V. Smith
- English: My Body Is Yours (Lambda 2016: Gay Memoir/Biography)

• Natty Soltesz
- English: College Dive Bar, 1 AM (Lambda 2016: Gay Erotica)

• Brie Spangler
- English: Beast (Lambda 2017: LGBT Children's/Young Adult)

• Rachel Spangler
- English: Perfect Pairing (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Romance)

• Matthew Spender
- English: A House in St. John’s Wood (Lambda 2016: Gay Memoir/Biography)

• Frederic Spotts
- English: Cursed Legacy: The Tragic Life of Klaus Mann (Lambda 2017: Gay Memoir/Biography)

• Aaron Smith
- English: Primer (Lambda 2017: Gay poetry)

• Alexis M. Smith:
- English: Marrow Island (Lambda 2017: Bisexual Fiction)

• L. H. Stallings
- English: Funk the Erotic: Transaesthetics and Black Sexual Cultures (Lambda 2016: LGBT Studies)

• Timothy Stewart-Winter
- English: Queer Clout: Chicago and the Rise of Gay Politics (Lambda 2017: LGBT Studies)

• Manil Suri: 
- English: The City of Devi

• Krystal Sutherland
- English: Our Chemical Hearts (Lambda 2017: LGBT Children's/Young Adult)

• Stacy Szymaszek
- English: Sinister Wisdom/A Midsummer Night’s Press Journal of Ugly Sites (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Poetry)

• Sandra H. Tarlin (poetry)

• Michelle Tea: 
- English: Valencia

• Zane Thimmesch-Gill
- English: Hiding in Plain Sight (Lambda 2016: Transgender Non-Fiction)

• Kai Cheng Thom
- English: Fierce Femmes and Notorious Liars: A Dangerous Trans Girl’s Confabulous Memoir (Lambda 2017: Transgender Fiction)

• Marshall Thornton
- English: Boystown 7: Bloodlines (Lambda 2016: Gay Mystery)
- English: Femme (Lambda 2017: Gay Romance)

• Jennifer Tyburczy
- English: Sex Museums: The Politics and Performance of Display (Lambda 2017: LGBT Studies)

• Valerie Traub
- English: Thinking Sex with the Early Moderns (Lambda 2016: LGBT Studies)

• John Whittier Treat: 
- English: Great Mirrors Shattered: Homosexuality, Orientalism, and Japan (1999)
- English: The Rise and Fall of the Yellow House (Lambda 2016: Gay Fiction)

• Ann Tweedy
- English: The Body’s Alphabet (Lambda 2017: Bisexual Non-Fiction)

• Gore Vidal: 
- English: Myra Breckinridge
- English: The City and the Pillar 

• Megan Volpert (poetry)

• Ocean Vuong
- English: Night Sky with Exit Wounds (Lambda 2017: Gay poetry)

• Jurek Wajdowicz
- English: Pride & Joy: Taking the Streets of New York City (Lambda 2017: LGBT Non-Fiction)

• Jane Ward
- English: Not Gay: Sex between Straight White Men (Lambda 2016: LGBT Studies)

• Rebekah Weatherspoon
- English: Soul to Keep (Lambda 2017: LGBT Erotica)

• Jessica L. Webb
- English: Pathogen (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Mystery)

• Batya Weinbaum (poetry)
• Julie Marie Wade (poetry)

• Joe Westmoreland: 
- English: Tramps Like Us

• John Corey Whaley
- English: Highly Illogical Behavior (Lambda 2017: LGBT Children's/Young Adult)

• Jon Wilson
- English: Cheap as Beasts (Lambda 2016: Gay Mystery)

• Arisa White
- English: You’re the Most Beautiful Thing That Happened (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Poetry)

• Edmund White: (member of The Violet Quill)
- English: A Boy's Own Story
- English: The Beautiful Room Is Empty

• Walt Whitman: poetry: 
- English: Leaves of Grass

• George Whitmore (fiction about homosexuality and AIDS; member of The Violet Quill)

• Phillip B. Williams
- English: Thief in the Interior (Lambda 2017: Gay poetry)

• Willy Wilkinson
- English: Born on the Edge of Race and Gender: A Voice for Cultural Competency (Lambda 2016: Transgender Non-Fiction)

• Jia Qing Wilson-Yang
- English: Small Beauty (Lambda 2017: Transgender Fiction)

• Lee Winter
- English: Requiem for Immortals (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Mystery)

• Jeanette Winterson (Lambda 2017: Special awards: Trustee Award)
- English: Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit
- English: The Gap of Time (Lambda 2016: Bisexual Literature)

• A. C. Wise
- English: Kissing Booth Girl (Lambda 2017: LGBT Science Fiction/Fantasy/Horror)

• Susan Wittig Albert
- English: Loving Eleanor (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Romance)

• Barbara Ann Wright
- English: Coils (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Romance)

• Allison Wonderland (poetry)

• Nicholas Wong
- English: Crevasse (Lambda 2016: Gay Poetry)

• Gregory Woods
- English: Homintern: How Gay Culture Liberated the Modern World (Lambda 2017: LGBT Studies)
• Jacqueline Woodson (Lambda 2017: Special awards: Visionary Award)
- English: Another Brooklyn (Lambda 2017: Lesbian Fiction)

• Emanuel Xavier (1971 -, poetry)

• Victor Yates (Lambda 2017: Special awards: Judith A. Markowitz Emerging Writer Award)

• C. Dale Young
- English: The Halo (Lambda 2017: Gay poetry)

*** Venzuela ***


• Boris Izaguirre (1965- ) has moved to Spain.
- Spanish: El vuelo de los avestruces (The Flight of the Ostriches) (1992).