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Queer Aesthetics (Looking Forward)

Date: Sunday, June 28, 2020, 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Writers Kazim Ali, Stephen Van Dyck, Angie Sijun Lou, and Alejandro Heredia will present work that speaks to the state of queer literature today.

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Safer at Home: Conversation with Rakeem Cunningham

Date: Monday, June 22, 2020, 3:00pm - 3:30pm

Please join for the fourth in a series of conversations with contemporary artists as part of the ongoing online exhibition, Safer at Home. For this conversation, curator Lexi Johnson will speak with artist Rakeem Cunningham about his ongoing projects and reflections on the current moment.

View of Bz's bedroom with recent paintings

Safer at Home: Conversation with Brenda Zhang (Bz)

Date: Monday, June 15, 2020, 3:00pm - 3:30pm

Please join for the third in a series of conversations with contemporary artists as part of the ongoing online exhibition, Safer at Home. For this conversation, curator Lexi Johnson will speak with artist Brenda Zhang (Bz) about their ongoing painting projects.

Daily Comic from May 5, 2020

Safer at Home: Conversation with MariNaomi

Date: Monday, June 8, 2020, 2:00pm - 2:30pm

Please join for the second in a series of conversations with contemporary artists as part of the ongoing online exhibition, Safer at Home. For this conversation, curator Lexi Johnson will speak with artist MariNaomi about her daily comic drawings, overall practice, and thoughts on “safer at home.”

black and white photograph with a hustler from a previous decade transposed into modern day street scene

Safer at Home: Conversation with Ben Cuevas

Date: Monday, June 1, 2020, 5:00pm - 5:30pm

Please join for a virtual conversation between artit Ben Cuevas and curator Lexi Johnson on June 1, 2020 at 5pm as part of the online exhibition, Safer at Home

blue water jug with a flag marking its place in the desert

Every Day is Earth Day: poets Raquel Gutiérrez and Saretta Morgan on ecological crisis and possibility in a pandemic

Date: Wednesday, April 22, 2020, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Everyday is Earth Day: poets Raquel Gutiérrez and Saretta Morgan on ecological crisis and possibility in a pandemic.

Lou Sullivan with a leather jacket, blue shirt, and black tie

We Both Laughed in Pleasure: The Selected Diaries of Lou Sullivan

Date: Monday, March 2, 2020, 6:00pm - 9:00pm

A celebration of Lou Sullivan and the publication of his diaries, We Both Laughed in Pleasure: The Selected Diaries of Lou Sullivan.

Brick building with a rainbow banner over a doorway and sign that reads "Lesbian Rule"

Inside Killjoy's Kastle: Dykey Ghosts, Feminist Monsters, and Other Lesbian Hauntings

Date: Saturday, February 22, 2020, 6:00pm - 9:00pm

A book launch with readings, performances, and a showcase of archival of gems, with a pop-up feminist gift shop by Otherwild.

heavily tattooed man seen from behind

Tales That Haven't Been (and Sometimes Can't Be) Told

Date: Thursday, February 13, 2020, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

A talk by Stephen Miller about anthologizing queer Japan.

close up of an African-American woman's face

Speculative Archives and Black Histories: Screening and Conversation with Arthur Jafa and Tourmaline

Date: Thursday, February 6, 2020, 7:00pm - 9:50pm

Filmmakers Arthur Jafa and Tourmaline screen their films and discuss speculative reconstruction, archival collage on film, and black histories and futures with cultural historian Uri Mcmillan.