What is the Golden Crown Literary Society?
  • The Golden Crown Literary Society (GCLS) is a 501(c)3 non-profit, volunteer organization whose mission is to increase the visibility and integrity of lesbian-themed literature. Our goals:
  • Recognize and reward quality literary works about women who love women
  • Provide learning opportunities, encouragement, and assistance to new and established writers in developing their craft
  • Provide opportunities to promote lesbian-themed literature including events that bring readers and writers together
  • Be inclusive of friends/supporters of literature that celebrates women who love women
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2020 Goldies Nominations

We are now accepting nominations for the 2020 Golden Crown Literary Awards. 

Please click below to learn more and read all of the pertinent information before submitting your nominations. 

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GCLS Diversity/Inclusion Resources

Research, articles, infographics, news, books, blogs, videos, podcasts, glossary, Ted Talks, etc.

Check out our initial Inclusion Page. We hope you'll participate in our ongoing conversation surrounding Diversity and Inclusion within the Golden Crown Literary Society. Come back often to see what we've added. Feel free to share you own Diversity Statement with us.

If you have any great ideas for us, please send them to Cheryl Head, Director of Inclusion.

2020 Annual Conference

The Golden Crown Literary Society’s Annual Conference is the premier lesbian literary event for both authors and readers. The 2020 Annual Conference will be held in Albuquerque, NM.

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2019 Goldie Winners

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Golden Crown Literary Society
P.O. Box 720154
Dallas, TX 75372
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