Applications are now open for the 2017 Writers Retreat for Emerging LGBT Voices hosted by Lambda Literary. The retreat, which will take place August 5-12, offers writers the opportunity to take part in a week-long intensive workshop in fiction, young adult fiction, nonfiction, playwriting, or poetry at the Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles.This year’s YA workshop will be led by acclaimed author and co-founder of Diversity in YA Malinda Lo.
Click here for more information (including scholarship offerings) and to submit an application. There is an application fee of $25 for each workshop.
The application deadline is January 30, 2017. Applicants will be notified of their acceptance by March 15, 2017.