January 24, 2013: Downtown Magazine


Thursday, Jan. 24, 7 to 8:30, QUEER LIVES IN PRINT: WRITING SHORT MEMOIRS, second of two writing workshops with Hal W. Lanse, PhD

This is the second of two guided sessions for queer folks who want to write memoirs. The instructor’s goal is to collect enough pieces over a year or so to include in an anthology to be published be Queer Street Books, Inc. Participants will need to bring pen and paper or an electronic device on which they can write. About [...]


Weds., Jan. 23: release party for the new issue of FAQNP, FAQNP’s A Queer Nerd Publication

Wednesday, January 23, 7 PM: release party for the new issue of FAQNP, FAQNP’s A Queer Nerd Publication FAQNP is excited to release Issue_05: The Education of the Queer Nerd at the at Bureau of General Services – Queer Division. The issue takes a queer-nerd look at teaching and learning in and out of school, and [...]

Happy Martin Luther King Day!

Happy Martin Luther King Day! Democracy Now! ended its report today with this excerpt from King’s “Beyond Vietnam” address, given at New York City’s Riverside Church on April 4, 1967, a year to the day before he was assassinated. “I am convinced that if we are to get on the right side of the world [...]

In the Flesh

Fri., Jan. 18, 7:30 pm: In the Flesh: Mutate

The monthly reading series of the online queer zine In the Flesh returns to the Bureau for the third time. This month’s theme: mutate. Mutation is a principle of imperfect copying. Our DNA contains instructions on both how to build a new life and on how to mutate, including what can mutate, how it mutates, [...]