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Randy issue 3

Issues 1, 2, and 3 of Randy now available at the Bureau

The Bureau now stocks Randy! RANDY is a personal and nepotistic project and this is our gesture. A.K. Burns and Sophie Morner initiated this project in late 2009 and decided our first commitment was to create something based on what we love and care about. We invited Clark Solack to become co-editor, who then joined [...]

Waddell BGSQD poster web

New rewards for donors to the Bureau’s fundraising campaign: Designs by Jack Waddell

We have added the above poster to the rewards for all donors of $100 or more. And we will offer a limited edition t-shirt with Jack Waddell’s re-imagined BGSQD logo for donors of $300 and above.   For a complete list of rewards click here. You’ve got until 11:59 pm on Thursday, 12/20, to donate [...]

Strange Loop Gallery invites the bureau to stay for the month of February!!!

We are thrilled to announce that Claire Fleury and Alesia Exum of Strange Loop Gallery have invited the Bureau to remain at the gallery for the month of February! Claire and Alesia will curate an exhibition by documentary photographer Samantha Box on queer homeless youth for the month of February–details forthcoming. And our fundraising campaign ends at 11:59 PM on Thursday, [...]

Tomorrow is the last day of our all-or-nothing campaign to fund the Bureau

Our campaign to raise funds for a permanent home for the Bureau of General Services—Queer Division ends at 11:59 tomorrow night, Thursday, December 20th. The Bureau opened its doors on November 15 at Strange Loop Gallery, and now we’re seeking donations to enable us to continue to serve local and visiting queers and friends. We’ve raised over $4,330 [...]

Fri., Dec. 28 at 7 PM: Edmund White to read from his Paris memoir, a work in progress

Edmund White is amongst the most widely acclaimed gay novelists and cultural commentators in the United States. White is best known for his novels exploring the lives of gay male characters, from his first novel, Forgetting Elena (1973) to his most recent, Jack Holmes and His Friend (2012). Along with two other members of the [...]