Bureau Picks

Wojnarowicz altar

All ready for tonight’s Wojnarowicz event with Cynthia Carr at the Bureau at 7!

Mini Wojnarowicz altar. Clockwise from upper-left: The Waterfront Journals, by Wojnarowicz; 7 Miles a Second, the newly reissued 1996 graphic novel done by Wojnarowicz, James Romberger, and Marguerite Van Cook; Tongues of Flame, the catalogue of David Wojnarowicz’s 1990 exhibition at the University Art Galleries, Illinois State University, organized by Barry Blinderman; andClose to the Knives: A Memoir [...]

recent arrivals Mariposa etc.

New arrivals at the Bureau

Best Gay Stories 2012, edited by Peter Dubé (Lethe Press, 2012) Gilbert & George: Intimate Conversations with François Jonquet (Phaidon, 2004) Slow Lightning, Yale Series of Younger Poets, edited by Eduardo C. Corral (Yale University Press, 2012) From Macho to Mariposa: New Gay Latino Fiction, edited by Charles Rice-González and Charlie Vázquez (Lethe Press, 2011) The [...]

Pretty Broken Punks

This just in: Martin Belk’s Pretty Broken Punks: lipstick, leather jeans, a death of New York

Looking forward to reading this! Belk was one of the producers of Squeezebox!, a very cool rock and roll club that sadly no longer exists.

BGSQD window low view

New arrivals at the Bureau

Upper left: Queering Anarchism: Addressing and Undressing Power and Desire, edited by C. B. Daring, J. Rogue, Deric Shannon, and Abbey Volcano ($19.95). Left of center: Tongues of Flame, the catalogue of David Wojnarowicz’s 1990 exhibition at the University Art Galleries, Illinois State University, organized by Barry Blinderman ($30). Center: Untitled, glass plate with collage [...]

Photo: Carolina Kroon, 2011. carolinakroonphotography.com

New event added: Annie Lanzillotto reads from her new novel L Is for Lion: An Italian Bronx Butch Freedom Memoir, Sat., 3/2

Annie Rachele Lanzillotto is the author of L IS FOR LION: AN ITALIAN BRONX BUTCH FREEDOM MEMOIR (SUNY Press 2013), and the book of poetry SCHISTSONG (Bordighera Press 2013).  She is the songwriter and vocalist of the albums BLUE PILL (Annie Lanzillotto Band / StreetCry Productions) a rock and blues collaboration with Adeel Salman, ELEVEN RECITATIONS,(StreetCry), and CARRY MY COFFEE, (StreetCry), a duet [...]