Peter Gajdics – Short Bio

Peter Gajdics has been published internationally, including in The AdvocateThe Q Review, New York TyrantThe Gay and Lesbian Review/WorldwideGay TimesThe Printed Blog, and Opium, where he won their 2009 500-word memoir contest. He  has received a fellowship from The Summer Literary Seminars, and is an alumni of Lambda Literary Foundation’s “Writers Retreat for Emerging LGBT Voices.” Peter has written a forthcoming memoir about his experiences. He can be contacted at [email protected]. Follow him at: Read him at:


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