2017 Conference - General Info

The Golden Crown Literary Society’s annual conference is the premier lesbian literary event for both authors and readers. In a different city each year, the event brings together readers, fans, writers, editors and publishers to celebrate the best in lesbian literature.

The 13th Annual Conference will be held in Chicago, IL, beginning on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 and ending on Sunday, July 9, 2017.

Keynote Speaker:  Lesléa Newman (Click HERE to read more)

Special Speaker: Penny Mickelbury (Click HERE to read more)

Early Bird registration ends January 31, 2017.

Cancellation fee of $25 through May 14, 2017.  No refunds after May 15, 2017. 


The table below provides ticket costs for Early Bird, Regular, and Late registration, for both Members and Non-Members. 












The table below provides ticket costs and payment breakdowns for the payment plans.  PLEASE NOTE: Payment plans are available for MEMBERS ONLY.

Example:  If you choose a Partner/Couple Spouse Full Access WITH Food ticket in November, you'll pay $80.00 at the time of registration as your down payment. Then your credit card (remember, NO PAYPAL for the payment plans) will be automatically charged $60.00 a month for the next 7 months.  $80.00 down payment + (7 x $60.00) monthly payments = $500.00.



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