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Video of Dennis Altman and Christopher Bram Discussion at the Bureau on 6/5/14

Check out this excellent video of the talk between Dennis Altman and Christopher Bram on Altman’s latest book, The End of the Homosexual? The event took place at the Bureau on June 5th. A big thank you to Alton Christensen and Avi Michael for filming and editing the video! It’s very well done! Click here [...]

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Who Thrives? Who dies?

This image was created by the second Flash Collective convened by The Helix Queer Performance Network, mentored by Avram Finkelstein. It will be available, in sticker form, during the month of June, for everyone who buys a book at the Bureau of General Services-Queer Division. During the final week of June through Sunday, June 29th, we [...]

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Anthony Thornton Reviews Ariana Reines’s The Origin of the World

“Immediately her word became accomplished fact.” Eve’s summoning of her golem Adam and imbuing him with a soul in the Gnostic text “On the Origin of the World,” could very well describe Ariana Reines’ formidable, alchemical touch in the arenas of poetry and theater. Printed on the back cover of her latest dispatch, The Origin of [...]

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Recording of Discussion on Queer Gaze, hosted by Kristiania at Bureau on 5/1/14

If you missed the event that Kristiania hosted at the Bureau on May 1st (or even if you did attend), you can hear a recording of the discussion between Samuel R. Delany, Ana Božičević, Saeed Jones, and Trace Peterson, which was moderated by Lonely Christopher, by clicking on this link.   Check out Yomar Augusto‘s excellent [...]

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Gay Pulp Fiction at the Bureau

The Bureau received a treasure trove of gay pulp fiction! The covers alone are worth the purchase.