Shaw (Watha T. Daniel) Library


The LGBTQ Summer Literary Fair for Readers, Writers & Librarians

The DC Public Library is pleased to present the first annual WordsOut LGBTQ Literary Fair on June 29, 2014 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Shaw Library.
WordsOut is the DC Public Library's scholarly component to its annual participation in Pride month.

The keynote speaker for WordsOut 2014 will be PEN/Faulkner nominated fiction writer and professor Manil Suri, who's latest release The City of Devi has been received to critical acclaim and nominated for the Lambda Literary Award for Gay General Fiction.
Along with our keynote speaker, participants will be treated to a wonderfully diverse group of authors and library specialists.
Presenters will showcase their talents and perspectives on writing and library services for the LGBTQ Community.

Please print and post our attached flyer in your department or agency.
Link directly to the library's event calendar and registration page on EventBrite.com:  http://dclibrary.org/calendar?keys=wordsout

WordsOut program flyer