BGLAM Festival

A Festival of Black Gay Men in the Arts
Friday – Sunday, June 9 – 11
Info/Reservations: Qcc

SHOWIN’ OUT is sponsored by Black Gay Letters & Arts Movement (B/GLAM), which aims to develop, view, and support dynamic and progressive visual and performance art created by African American gay/SGL men in the Bay Area. Intersection for the Arts is the fiscal sponsor of B/GLAM.

“In Full View” Visual Arts Exhibition and Reception
Friday, June 9, 7:00
Location: Cabel’s Reef, 2272 Telegraph Ave, Oakland

“In the Spotlight” A Night of Performance
Saturday, June 10; 8 pm
Location: S
Tickets: $7 – $10, Qcc

“Tellin’ On Ourselves” Down Home Spoken Word
Sunday, June 11; 7 pm
La Pena Cultural Center, Berkeley, 3105 Shattuck Ave (near Ashby)
Info: 510-433-7105, Tickets: $7, Qcc

Special Recognition of the re-release of Essex Hemphill’s groundbreaking collection “Ceremonies” (Cleis Press, 2000). In conjunction with A Poetic Experience. This event is supported by Poets & Writers, Inc. through a grant from the Lannan Foundation.