ReadOut Submission Form

5th Annual READOUT 2022 Lesbian Literary Festival

~Lesbian Voices Stronger Together~
Featured Author – Prerecorded Video Submission Form

Hybrid festival events are being planned on Zoom and in Gulfport
Hosted by the LGBTQ Resource Center of the
Gulfport, Florida, Public Library.

Friday, February 18 – Sunday, February 20, 2022

Open submissions begin September 1, 2021.
Final deadline for submissions: November 1, 2021.

To submit an application, complete both Step 1 (application) and Step 2 (video submission). 

Step 1: Application


Step 2: Video Submission

If accepted, your prerecorded submission will be combined with others into themed one-hour segments.

PLEASE SUBMIT MP-4 file (or compatible file), 5 – 7- minutes long for your submission by clicking the button below and uploading your video.

Included in the 7-minute maximum MP-4 file (or compatible file) should be your introductory comments. A tutorial for recording will be available on the Resource Center page soon.

We will not consider any submission longer than 7 minutes. Please be aware that your presentation will be important for this video clip. Make sure you read clearly and look at the camera every once in a while. It’s a whole new skill-set, hoping it will be fun for you.