2013 News & Updates
Saints and Sinners Festival Overview
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Master Class Spot Light: Inner Editor
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And the Winners Are…
We are pleased to announce that “Corset” by Sally Bellerose is this year’s Short Fiction Contest winner. Our second place stories are “Love Thy Neighbor” by N.S. Beranek and “Voodoo John” by James Russell. Congratulations... Read more →
The Master Class Series Has Arrived!
We are particularly happy to announce our spectacular master class lineup! Brush off your manuscripts and keep on reading to learn more:
2014 EARLY REGISTRATION AVAILABLE HERE! 20% Discount!
We are happy to announce that pre-registration for the 11th Annual Saints and Sinners LGBT Literary Festival is now available. As an extra special holiday offering, we are extending a 20% registration discount to those who register by January 15, 2014.... Read more →
Big Thanks to All
Special thanks for our Foundation and Grant support:
Best Sellers at the Book Table
Buy the Books!
The 4th Annual Short Fiction Contest Anthology, Saints + Sinners: New Fiction from the Festival 2013, is available for the first time as an e-book. Both the Read more →
Congratulations to These Festival Favs!
The Festival is almost here! Here’s some need-to-know information about checking in, picking up passes, and purchasing tickets. Looking forward to seeing everyone soon.
If you have pre-purchased a ticket:
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Q&A with Michael Montlack
Announcing the First Official Saints and Sinners Photo Contest
Help us document our 10th Anniversary Festival! Send us your best photos capturing the spirit of the #SASFest13 weekend. The saint or sinner with the best Festival-themed photo will win a free ticket to the next Saints and Sinners event, a Festival... Read more →
In the News: “Lambda Literary” on the Saints and Sinners Festival
“This Memorial Day Weekend, a diverse group of GLBT writers, publishing professionals, and enthusiastic readers will descend upon New Orleans for the 10th anniversary celebration of the Saints and Sinners Literary Festival. It’s... Read more →
And the Winners for the Fourth Annual Short Fiction Contest Are…
Announcing the Winner of the 4-Night Stay at the Hotel Monteleone
Q&A with Ellen Hart
Ellen Hart is the author of 28 crime novels in two different series. She is a five-time winner of the Lambda Literary Award for Best Lesbian Mystery, a three-time winner of the Minnesota... Read more →
This Just In
We’re thrilled to announce that novelist Ayana Mathis will be joining our Saints and Sinners lineup! Ayana’s
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Finalists for the Fourth Annual Saints & Sinners Short Fiction Contest
We’d like to thank everyone who entered the 4 Spotlight Interview with Dorothy Allison
Dorothy Allison will be facilitating a Master Class on Friday, May 24, at 1:30 PM as part of the 10th Anniversary Saints and Sinners Festival programming.
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Register for the Festival!
We truly have a special line-up of icons, rising stars, and new and diverse voices from the LGBT literary world. Here’s a sampling of the authors that will be sharing their knowledge and experience... Read more →
You Tell Us!
Planning on attending? Let us know what panel topics you’d like to see as part of the 10th anniversary program. A limited number of spots are available for the Saints and Sinners Reading Series. If planning to register and would like... Read more →
Top 10 Ways You Can Help Make this Fest the Best!
We very much appreciate it when people... Read more →