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

Banned Books Week: Celebrating Diversity

Celebrating Diversity @ Housing Works Bookstore Cafe in NYC Join the sponsors of Banned Books Week for an inspiring evening of readings celebrating the work of diverse writers and authors. Scheduled readers so far include Daniel José Older, Ibi Zoboi, Taran Matharu, Tiffany D. Jackson, Mariela Regalado, Sydney Valerio, and celebrated LGBT authors Charles Rice-Gonzalez… read more

THINGS: A Queer Legacy of Graphic Art and Play

Curated by Bradford Nordeen, THINGS: a queer legacy of graphic art and play is an exhibition of objects and ephemera made by queer artists best “known for their work in journalism and media.” Encompassing a wide-range of startling DYI queer art making, the show is a playful snapshot of our puckish queer history and our still… read more

Page Meets Stage: Rigoberto Gonzalez & Khalin Vasquez

In partnership with the popular New York City Reading Series Page Meets Stage, The Crossover is a quarterly event where fellows and writers associated with Cave Canem, CantoMundo, Kundiman, Lambda Literary, Apicha Community Health Center and other like-minded organizations are paired with emerging teen poets from Urban Word NYC to engage in a reading and… read more