Desi Queer with Rahul Mehta, SJ Sindu, & Sreshtha Sen

Asian American Writers’ Workshop Presents  Rahul Mehta and SJ Sindu will read from debut novels featuring complex queer desi characters struggling to reconcile their gender and sexuality with the families they came from. Introduced by AAWW Board Member Manan Ahmed of Chapati Mystery and Columbia University. Moderated by Sreshtha Sen, former director of the Sarah Lawrence… read more

Gay History Month @ The Burbank Public Library

In Fragmented Citizens, Stephen Engel contends that the present moment in gay and lesbian rights in America is indeed one of considerable advancement and change–but that there is still much to be done in shaping American institutions to recognize gays and lesbians as full citizens…. read more

Juicy Fruits: A Pack of Lesbian Writers

Juicy Fruits: A Pack of Lesbian Writers Hear five (5) lesbian writers – poets, memoirists, performers – read at the amazing Bureau of General Services Queer Division at The Center. Celebrate lesbian writers. This is the beginning of a twice-a-year series. Included in the reading: Mariel Reyes, Ana Ana Božičević, Candace Williams, Donna Minkowitz, Sarah… read more