OutWrite is Washington, D.C.’s annual LGBTQ literary festival. #OutWrite2021 will be August 6-8, 2021.

 

OUTWRITE 2021
We’re thrilled to release the festival schedule for OutWrite 2021! If you need a PDF version, please view our at-a-glance version. All events are free and open to the public! Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 festival will be held virtually.

OUTWRITE ALL YEAR ROUND
OutWrite holds events throughout the year. You can learn more about them below under “Upcoming OutWrite Events” and on our Facebook page.

FOLLOW OUTWRITE ON SOCIAL
Follow OutWrite on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!

EXHIBITING
Due to the pandemic, virtual exhibiting is limited at this time.

BECOME A VOLUNTEER
OutWrite is only possible with the dedication and support of our Planning Committee and a team of festival volunteers. Learn more about our team. Email outwritedc@gmail.com if you’d like to volunteer with our festival.

CONTRIBUTE TO OUR JOURNALS
Check out the submission guidelines for our Ten Year Retrospective and We Got This: Black Writers on Imagination, Joy and Liberation.

OUTWRITE 2020
OutWrite 2020 was held July 31 to August 2, 2020. View panels and readings from the virtual festival.

RESULTS OF THE THE 2020 OUTWRITE CHAPBOOK COMPETITION
View the winners of our second annual chapbook competition!

Learn more about past OutWrite events.

 

Upcoming Outwrite Events

Queer Book Club - Via Skype

Queer Book Club – Via Skype

06-24-21
The Queer Book Club meets on the last Thursday of the month to discuss queer books by queer authors. If ...
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Queer Book Club - Via Skype

Queer Book Club – Via Skype

07-29-21
The Queer Book Club meets on the last Thursday of the month to discuss queer books by queer authors. If ...
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OutWrite 2021

08-06-21
OutWrite 2021 will be August 6-8, 2021. At this time, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 festival will be ...
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Queer Book Club - Via Skype

Queer Book Club – Via Skype

08-26-21
The Queer Book Club meets on the last Thursday of the month to discuss queer books by queer authors. If ...
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Queer Book Club - Via Skype

Queer Book Club – Via Skype

09-30-21
The Queer Book Club meets on the last Thursday of the month to discuss queer books by queer authors. If ...
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Queer Book Club - Via Skype

Queer Book Club – Via Skype

10-28-21
The Queer Book Club meets on the last Thursday of the month to discuss queer books by queer authors. If ...
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Queer Book Club - Via Skype

Queer Book Club – Via Skype

11-25-21
The Queer Book Club meets on the last Thursday of the month to discuss queer books by queer authors. If ...
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Queer Book Club - Via Skype

Queer Book Club – Via Skype

12-30-21
The Queer Book Club meets on the last Thursday of the month to discuss queer books by queer authors. If ...
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Queer Book Club - Via Skype

Queer Book Club – Via Skype

01-27-22
The Queer Book Club meets on the last Thursday of the month to discuss queer books by queer authors. If ...
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Queer Book Club - Via Skype

Queer Book Club – Via Skype

02-24-22
The Queer Book Club meets on the last Thursday of the month to discuss queer books by queer authors. If ...
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Queer Book Club - Via Skype

Queer Book Club – Via Skype

03-31-22
The Queer Book Club meets on the last Thursday of the month to discuss queer books by queer authors. If ...
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Queer Book Club - Via Skype

Queer Book Club – Via Skype

04-28-22
The Queer Book Club meets on the last Thursday of the month to discuss queer books by queer authors. If ...
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