Apparently the ‘zine I found so compelling last week was distributed at a dance party, and led to some folks feeling like they weren’t queer enough to be at a queer event. I didn’t go to the event so I don’t know all the details, but it seems some folks felt like the nature of queerness was being rigidly policed, and felt that they had to explain, justify, or defend their identities, genders, partners, and behavior. As a result, some of the party organizers are hosting an event on Wednesday:
Queer Salon 2: An conversation on the politics, visibility and space of/for queerness in our community.
Wednesday July 27th 8pm
280 Broadway Room 200, Providence, RI, 02903