Watch: Abdi Nazemian on FOX News
Aug14

Watch: Abdi Nazemian on FOX News

Abdi Nazemian dropped into FOX Extra to discuss his debut novel, THE WALK-IN CLOSET, life as an Iranian-American gay man, and fatherhood. Watch the interview here.    

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News: The Walk-In Closet wins Lambda Literary Award
Aug14

News: The Walk-In Closet wins Lambda Literary Award

The 27th Lambda Literary Awards were presented in New York on June 1, 2015, celebrating the best gay, lesbian and transgender books of the year. A parade of actors, celebrities and activists presented the awards, which were hosted by comedian Kate Clinton. Liz Smith presented John Waters with Lambda’s Trustee Award for Excellence in Literature. Gloria Steinem presented Rita Mae Brown with the Pioneer Award. Abdi Nazemian’s...

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News: The Walk-In Closet is one of Working Mother’s 17 Summer Reads
Jun05

News: The Walk-In Closet is one of Working Mother’s 17 Summer Reads

Honored to be included on Working Mother’s list of Summer Reads. Check out the full list here.

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News: The Walk-In Closet is one of SheKnows’ 12 Summer Reads
Jun05

News: The Walk-In Closet is one of SheKnows’ 12 Summer Reads

Couldn’t be more excited that SheKnows included The Walk-In Closet on their 12 Summer Reads list. Thrilled to be in such great company with the likes of Jennifer Weiner and Emma Straub. Hope you take the book to the beach this summer, and if you can’t make it to a beach, then take the book to bed! Check out the full list of “12 Summer Reads”...

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Watch: Huffington Post Live interviews Abdi Nazemian
Jun05

Watch: Huffington Post Live interviews Abdi Nazemian

Last week, I had my first live interview, with Ahmed Shihab-Eldin at Huffington Post Live. I was wildly nervous about it, but when my time was up, I didn’t want the conversation to end. I haven’t watched it since I can’t deal with seeing myself on film, but I remember a spirited discussion, and a lovely surprise appearance by Busy Philipps. Check it out here!...

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