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Jon Ransom and Julia Armfield announced as winners of the 2023 Polari Prizes, which celebrate LGBTQ+ literature

Graham Robson November 24, 2023

Returning to the British Library for the winners’ ceremony, Jon Ransom and Julia Armfield were¬†announced as the winners of the 2023 Polari Prizes – the UK‚Äôs only awards celebrating literature exploring the LGBTQ+ experience.¬†Ransom took home the Polari First Book Prize for his “mesmerising” tale of grief and love, The Whale Tattoo (Muswell Press), and […]

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Arts

Birmingham Literature Festival to celebrate queer writing

Catherine Muxworthy September 20, 2022

Two of the UK‚Äôs ‚Äúmost exciting voices in queer writing‚ÄĚ will come together during Birmingham Literature Festival to discuss ‚Äútheir novels, their writing and the LGBTQ+ writing scene, which is finally seeing the celebration it deserves.‚ÄĚ

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