OutWrite

OutWrite LGBT Book Festival
OutWrite LGBT Book Festival

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OutWrite is a nonprofit festival celebrating LGBT Literature.   The 2017 festival kicks off with a launch event the evening of Friday, August 4th.  Saturday, August 5th is our full day of readings, panels, exhibitors and book sales.  Workshops for writers will be held on Sunday, August 6th.


If you’d like to be involved with the planning committee, please email outwritedc@gmail.com.  If you’d like to join the OutWrite Google Group, you may do so here.

If you’d like to be an exhibitor at the 2017 festival, you can sign up at our earlybird rate here.  Exhibitor tables will be $40 from December 1st to March 15th, $45 from March 16th to April 30th, and $50 from May 1st to June 15th (when we will be closed to further exhibitors).  The exhibit tables will be open from 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM on Saturday August 5th. Exhibitors may begin setting up their tables at 9:00 AM and are asked to have their table cleared by 6:00 PM.

If you would like to submit a request to have a reading at the 2017 festival, you can do so here.  We are welcome reading requests from authors, writers, poets and playwrights.


In 2016, the OutWrite LGBT Book Festival presented the Deacon Maccubbin Young Writer Awards, made possible by DC Front Runners Pride Run, to three young writers.  You can read more about the awards here.

Upcoming Outwrite Events

OutWrite Exhibitor EarlyBird Rate   OutWrite Exhibitor EarlyBird Rate
  08/05/2017
  9:00 am - 6:00 pm
OutWrite Exhibitor SuperEarlyBird Rate   OutWrite Exhibitor SuperEarlyBird Rate
  08/05/2017
  9:00 am - 6:00 pm