If you have an event that you would like to post on the
Publishing Triangle event calendar, please see the event submission template at the bottom of
this page. All events are in New York unless otherwise
Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 7 p.m. In honor of
Stonewall 50, the Publishing Triangle will present a
reading at the Langston Hughes House, 20 E.127th St,
featuring James Earl Hardy, JP Howard, Charles
Rice-Gonzalez, and others TBA. Free, but donations to the
Langston Hughes House and the Publishing Triangle are
Wednesday, April 24, 7 p.m.:
Finalists’ reading at Bureau of General Services/Queer
Division, 208 West 13th Street, 2d floor, NYC. A list
of readers will be posted on our Facebook and Twitter
feeds. Free; optional contribution to the Bureau of
General Services. Books by the readers will be on
Thursday, April 25, 2019:
Publishing Triangle Awards Ceremony: Join us at the New
School; the ceremony is free and open to the public. 66
West 12th Street, New York City, 7 p.m.
Sunday, June 3, 2018, 5:00 p.m.: Join
Lucy Jane Bledsoe for a discussion of her new
book, The Evolution of Love, with Christopher
Bram, at the The Bureau @ The Lesbian, Gay,
Bisexual & Transgender Community Center, 208 West
13th Street, Room 210, New York City. For more
information write to contact@
BGSQD.com or call (646) 457-0859.
Thursday, April 26,
2018, 7 p.m.: Join us for the Publishing
Triangle's annual awards ceremony at the New
School's Tishman Auditorium, 63 Fifth Avenue, in Greenwich
Village, New York. Reception to follow. This is a free
Wednesday, April 25, 2018, 7 p.m.: The
Publishing Triangle will sponsor a reading by a
select group of finalists for this year's awards at
the Bureau of General Services--Queer Division, the
bookstore inside the LGBT Community Services Center at
208 West 13th Street, Manhattan. The participating
finalists for this free event will be announced
closer to the event. Books by the readers will be sold
at the event.
Thursday, October 20, 2016, 6:30 p.m.: First
meeting of the Third Thursday Gay Men's Book Club, a new
book discussion group open to all gay men, at Shakespeare
& Co. Bookstore, 939 Lexington Ave. (at 69 St.) No
entry fee. The book for October is At Swim, Two
Boys, by Jamie O'Neill.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016, 6:30 p.m.: First meeting of
the Third Tuesday Gay Men's Book Club, a new book
discussion group open to all gay men, at Shakespeare &
Co. Bookstore, 939 Lexington Ave. (at 69 St.) No entry
Sunday, May 1, 2016, 5 to 7 p.m.: Book Release
Party for Sarah Sarai's Geographies of Soul and
Taffeta (Indolent Books). Free admission.
There will be guest readers and books for sale. Free
brownies (or cake) and splendid alcoholic and non-alcholic
beverages for sale. Zinc Bar, 82 West 3rd Street (btw
Thompson & Sullivan), Greenwich Village, New York NY
10012, 212-477-ZINC (9462).
Tuesday, April 26, 2016, 7pm - 9pm: Poetry Jam
& Open Mike for Women & Trans, featuring writers
Clare Ultimo & Madeline Artenberg, hosted by Vittoria
Repetto. Bring your poetry, your prose, your songs, and
your spoken word to Bluestockings Bookstore, 172 Allen
St., (between Staton & Rivington); for more
information call 212-777-6028, email
email@example.com or visit www.bluestockings.com.
Open mike (for women & trans only) - sign-up at 7 pm -
8 minute limit. Suggested donation: $5.
Thursday, April 21, 2016: Join us for the
Publishing Triangle's Awards Ceremony. The ceremony will
be held Thursday, April 21, 2016 at the Tishman Auditorium
inside the New School's new University Center Building, 63
Fifth Avenue (corner of 13th Street). Note: This is a new
location from previous years. The event begins at 7 p.m.,
with a reception to follow.
Wednesday, April 20, 2016: Come hear the
Publishing Triangle's finalists read from their nominated
works at the Bureau of General Services Queer Division,
the night before our Awards ceremony. The reading will
take place Wednesday, April 20, starting at 7 p.m., at 208
West 13th Street, Room 210, inside the LGBT Community
Services Center (between Seventh and Greenwich Avenues).
The event is free and open to the public, and the
nominated books will be available for purchase.
Wednesday, December 2, 2015, 6-8 pm, Join
New York City's LGBT publishing and writing
professionals from The Publishing Triangle and
Lambda Literary for a holiday party. We'll gather at
the Ritz Bar & Lounge (369 West 46th Street,
between Eighth and Ninth Avenues, Manhattan) from
6:00 to 8:00 p.m. This fun-filled evening will
feature half-priced happy hour cocktails,
complimentary hors d'oeuvres, and great
conversation. This is a free event, but please RSVP
to firstname.lastname@example.org, using "Holiday
Party" as subject, so we have a rough headcount.
Thursday, August 13, 2015, 8 p.m.: Christopher
Bram will join The Gay & Lesbian Reading Group
for a Q&A following its discussion of his acclaimed
book, Eminent Outlaws: The Gay Writers Who Changed
America. Join us the second Thursday of each
month, 8:00pm at the LGBT Community Center, 208 West 13th
Street, NYC. Click
here for more information about the reading group.
Monday, March 2, 2015, doors open 6:30
p.m. for book sales and advance seating; program and
Q&A, 7:15; book signing, 8:15. A Conversation
with Kevin Sessums, author of I Left It on
the Mountain is the follow-up to Kevin
Sessums’s 2007 memoir Mississippi Sissy.
Join Kevin and writer-producer Bradley Jacobs for an
entertaining discussion, with Q&A, book signing,
etc. The LGBT Community Center, 208 West 13th Street;
$10 Publishing Triangle and Out Professionals members;
$15 others. Space is limited! Use the link in the
accompanying story on our home page to purchase
Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, 7 – 9 p.m.: Women’s &
Trans’ Poetry Jam & Open Mike at Bluestockings
Bookstore, 172 Allen St., New York, NY. Open mic (for
women & trans) – sign-up at 7 pm – 8 minute limit.
Bring your poetry, your prose, your songs, and your spoken
word. Featuring writers Laura Boss & Bina Sharif.
Boss’s recent themes include searching for love on the
Internet, and the usual themes of love,loss and betrayal.
Sharif will read from her ongoing project “Stream of
consciousness of singing birds,” composed of memories past
and present, thoughts of leaving and arriving and never
leaving, observations on things amazing, tragic and funny.
$5 suggested donation. For more information, call
212.777.6028, email email@example.com, or visit the
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 Join the Publlishing
Triangle for a SPRING FLING,
Celebrating 25 Years of Michele Karlsberg Marketing and
Management at Poets House, 10 River Terrace, New
York, NY 10282-1240. Food and drink! Free admission;
donations to Publishing Triangle welcome. You must
RSVP for this event by email to firstname.lastname@example.org,
use the SPRING FLING in the subject line. For directions
to Poets House, go to For directions, go to http://www.poetshouse.org/about/tour-our-space/visiting.
Saturday, March 29, 2014 The sixth annual Rainbow
Book Fair will run from noon to 6 p.m. at the
Holiday Inn Midtown, 440 W. 57th St. (btw 9th and 10th
Aves), in the general ballroom where more than a 100
authors and publishers will be showing and selling books
in all formats. Open to the public; $3 suggested donation.
For more information, visit www.rainbowbookfair.org.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014. Finalists Reading at
Barnes & Noble, 150 East 86 Street, New York, NY
10028. Finalists for the Publishing Triangle Literary
Awards will read excerpts from their nominated works. 7
p.m.; free; books available for purchase.
Thursday, April 24, 2014, The 26th Annual Triangle
Awards honor the best in LGBT fiction, nonfiction, and
poetry for 2013. At The Auditorium, New School, 66 West 12
Street, New York, NY 10011. 7 p.m.; free.
Event Submission Template
The Publishing Triangle is happy to post information on
LGBT literary or book-related events on this page. To
submit information about your event, e-mail the following
information to Website Editor, putting "Triangle
Event" in the subject line:
Day, Date, Time
The Publishing Triangle reserves the right to review all
event calendar submissions and to refuse to post events
which we do not deem appropriate for our members. Please
stick to the template outlined above--we will not edit down
flyers, press releases, newsletters, etc. If you are
submitting multiple events, please separate out and use the
template for each event.
Brief Description (maximum 50 words)
Admission price (if applicable)
Contact Information (optional)