Courtney Gillette is an essayist and reviewer, reviewing books for Lambda Literary since 2010. She has published essays in BuzzFeed, The Huffington Post, The Fix, The Billfold, and Ardor Lit Mag, among others. In 2013, her work was chosen by A.M. Homes for The Masters Review and in 2015 she won Gertrude Press’ Prose Contest. Most recently she was an Emerging Writer Fellow at Aspen Words Summer Words. She lives in Brooklyn with one bookseller and three cats.
[photo by Pieter Van Hattem for Poets & Writers]