2022 Icons

  1. Hans Christian Andersen
  2. Robina Asti
  3. Richard Avedon
  4. Ninia Baehr & Genora Dancel
  5. Sue Bird
  6. Victor Blackwell
  7. Matt Bomer
  8. Raphael Bostic
  9. Jennifer Finney Boylan
  10. Kate Brown
  11. Nancy Cárdenas
  12. Kitty Cone
  13. Robert Cutler
  14. André De Shields
  15. Lea Delaria
  16. Anna Elizabeth Dickinson
  17. Masha Gessen
  18. Ron Gold
  19. Radclyffe Hall
  20. Bell Hooks
  21. Jazz Jennings
  22. Mondaire Jones
  23. Stephen Lachs
  24. Lawrence of Arabia
  25. Lance Loud
  26. James Merrill
  27. Rudolf Nureyev
  28. J. Paul Oetken
  29. Amy Schneider
  30. Amy Walter
  31. Alice Wu

Playwright

Edward Albee
Playwright/Director
2013 Icon
Hans Christian Andersen
Fairy Tale Author
2022 Icon
Reinaldo Arenas
Cuban Author
2013 Icon
Natalie Barney
Author
2014 Icon
Dustin Lance Black
Screenwriter
2011 Icon
Truman Capote
Author
2012 Icon
Mart Crowley
Playwright and Activist
2021 Icon
Nancy Cárdenas
Mexican Writer & Activist
2022 Icon
Martin Duberman
Historian
2013 Icon
Harvey Fierstein
Actor, playwright and screenwriter
2008 Icon
Jewelle Gomez
Novelist
2019 Icon
Angelina Weld Grimké
Poet and Playwright
2014 Icon
Lorraine Hansberry
Playwright and Activist
2017 Icon
Christopher Isherwood
Trailblazing Writer
2020 Icon
Larry Kramer
Playwright/AIDS Activist
2006 Icon
Tony Kushner
Playwright
2008 Icon
Arthur Laurents
Playwright/Director
2012 Icon
Federico Garcia Lorca
Poet
2012 Icon
Tarell Alvin McCraney
Oscar-Winning Screenwriter
2018 Icon
Terrence McNally
Playwright
2016 Icon
James Merrill
Pulitzer-Winning Poet
2022 Icon
Yukio Mishima
Japanese Author
2017 Icon
John Cameron Mitchell
Actor and Director
2014 Icon
Lauren Morelli
Writer & Producer
2020 Icon
David Sedaris
Writer/Humorist
2010 Icon
Gore Vidal
Author/Commentator
2007 Icon
Oscar Wilde
Playwright
2006 Icon
Tennessee Williams
Playwright
2008 Icon
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