(Columbus, OH) — National Leather Association: International (NLA-I), a leading organization for activists in the pansexual SM/leather/fetish community, announced today the finalists for its annual writing awards. Named after activists and writers Geoff Mains, John Preston, Pauline Réage, Cynthia Slater, and the groundbreaking organization Samois, they are awarded annually to recognize excellence in writing and publishing about Leather, SM, bondage and fetishes.
The finalists for the Cynthia Slater Non-Fiction Article Award are:
The finalists for the Geoff Mains Non-Fiction Book Award are:
The finalists for the Pauline Réage Novel Award are:
The finalists for the Samois Anthology Award are:
The finalists for the John Preston Short Story Award are:
The winners will be announced at the National Leather Association’s Annual General Meeting, which will be held this fall, date to be announced.
For more information about the awards, please contact the award committee chair, pyxy, at firstname.lastname@example.org.