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Kazuo Sumida

Notes from the Underground – the Cabaret Scene in 1980s Japan

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Event:
Notes from the Underground – the Cabaret Scene in 1980s Japan
Start:
April 26, 2015 6:30 PM
End:
April 26, 2015 9:00 PM
Cost:
Free
Organizer:
Greg
Phone:
646 457 0859
contact@bgsqd.com
Updated:
April 5, 2015
Venue:
Bureau of General Services—Queer Division @ The Center
Phone:
646 457 0859
Address:
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208 West 13th Street, Room 210, New York, NY, 10011, United States
Kazuo Sumida

A slideshow presentation by Japanese photographer Kazuo Sumida, which follows his uncle through the night, in the gay cabarets and bars of a small-town’s red-light district in the 1980s.

Tosa Late Night Diary, the book of photographs from which the slide presentation draws, is available for purchase from the Bureau.

Featuring a musical performance by Jarvis Earnshaw.

 

Kazuo Sumida has been active as a photographer for forty years, shooting in Japan, New York, Russia and France. A visiting lecturer of photography in Manila and Vladivostok, his publications include Memories of My Father: A Journey to Siberia, New York Subway Story and Tosa Late Night Diary.

 

 

 

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