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Reading Queer announces first offical event in partnership with The Miami Book Fair International

Reading Queer announces first offical event in partnership with The Miami Book Fair International

“I am the what-are-you: Queer Poetry/Queer Differences”: Queer poetry, like queerness itself, is often dominated by the same voices. It’s time for a change. This panel explores and celebrates queer differences with poets who speak from varied perspectives. In their own way, each of these poets gives testament to the…

“Popular Culture and Queer Representation” by Diane Raymond.

“Queer is a category in flux. Once a term of homophobic abuse, recently the term has been reappropriated as a marker for some gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender (glbt), and other marginalized sexual identities….The term is itself open-ended, and its advocates argue that its fluidity is to be embraced rather than…

The Enormous Treasure of Neiber

The Enormous Treasure of Neiber

In this short video, Argentinian trans musician and artist Neiber talks about her support for Reading Queer. “A project that…helps connect artists,” she says “whether they are writers or not…is absolutely important.” Neiber also opens up about the treasure she’s acquired by walking though the different phases of her life.…

Queering Language by Tim Trace Peterson

(Republished with author’s permission. Originally published in EOAGH. Read the Queering Language issue of EOAGH here.) Oh, it’s just queering language. It resists categorizations, clarifications, and excuses, hovering somewhere in the densely-populated nexus between theory and practice, taking names… For me this project began out of a deep sympathy with…

Reading Queer Promotional Video Behind the Scenes

Reading Queer Promotional Video Behind the Scenes

Despite the heat and the humidity, we pulled it off. Photographer and cinematographer Amira Hadla Chomiak shot the first promotional video for Reading Queer at Panther Coffee in the Wynwood Arts District. The purpose of the video is to use it as a tool to communicate who we are and…