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Inaugural Queer Depot 101: Creativity & Queerness at The Betsy-Sobe

Inaugural Queer Depot 101: Creativity & Queerness at The Betsy-Sobe

Co-led by poets Julie Marie Wade & Maureen Seaton, “QUEER DEPOT 101: CREATIVITY & QUEERNESS” explores queerness as a potent source for creativity for writers and artists. “Is all art-making inherently queer, particularly in a world that devalues art and consigns most artists to the margins of mainstream work? Maybe…

Exquisite Writing Workshop: a success for Reading Queer & the Bakehouse Art Complex

Exquisite Writing Workshop: a success for Reading Queer & the Bakehouse Art Complex

“Creative writing isn’t just about what you know. It’s about discovering what you’ve forgotten through the process of creative writing.” –Neil de la Flor Reading Queer’s first Community Writing Workshop, “Exquisite Writing”, a Creative Writing Workshop led by Maureen Seaton & Neil de la Flor, was a resounding success! We…

“Exquisite Writing” at the Bakehouse: A Writing Queer Workshop for Reading Queer

“Exquisite Writing” at the Bakehouse: A Writing Queer Workshop for Reading Queer February 1, 2014, 2-5 PM I Exquisite Corpse This surrealist “game” is “played” with any number of people, from 2 to ∞. (Yes, ∞.) 1. Divide into groups according to elements: Air signs (Libra, Gemini, Aquarius), Water signs…

It’s the end of the year, but we’ve only just begun.

Dear Community, Reading Queer relies on your generous support to fund our mission to transform the lives of the queer community through the act & the art of creative writing. Your donation to Reading Queer will impact lives & make a real difference. Your donation will fund: stipends for creative…

It’s Give Miami Day. Support empowerment. Support Reading Queer.

It’s Give Miami Day. Support empowerment. Support Reading Queer.

Support Reading Queer ‘s mission to empower & enrich the lives of the queer community. Just a few hours left to donate. Your donation will fund: 1. Community-based creative writing workshops led by nationally renowned queer writers 2. Open-to-the-public talks led by nationally recognized queer writers 3. Outreach programs aimed…

Write a queer poem for Give Miami Day

“A culture, like an individual, is a more or less consistent pattern of thought and action”. —Ruth Benedict In many many ways, writing has “saved” my life, literally and metaphorically, and will most likely continue to do so. That is why Reading Queer is important for a Greater Miami. If…

Reading Queer to participate in Give Miami Day

Reading Queer to participate in Give Miami Day

  Give Miami Day – For a Greater Miami: 11/20/2013 Give Miami Day is a once-a-year 24-hour online giving event that involves hundreds of charities. This year it will be held on November 20. We kindly ask you to make a tax-deductible donation to Reading Queer!  Visit: https://www.givemiamiday.com/npo/NPC010680/. The Miami Foundation…