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 for what promises to be an informative and entertaining weekend: Dorothy Allison, Ellen Hart, Andrew Holleran, Ayana Mathis, Val McDermid, Felice Picano, Justin Torres. 

Check our complete list of scheduled events (to date), then purchase a weekend panel pass today! The weekend panel pass ($150) gets you a ticket our welcome reception on Friday night at the historic Hermann Grima House, entry to all literary panel discussions and readings, and a closing reception with free spirits at the top of the Monteleone, a literary landmark hotel and the tallest building in the French Quarter.

In the spirit of love, now through February 18, receive a 20% discount by entering the coupon code CUPID during checkout. This discount is not combinable with other deals.