Qcc Queer Latina/o Artists Coalition & The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts present: The Queer Latina/o Festival (QLF) “El Ojo de la Aguja” Video Showcase Saturday, June 20th, 7:00 pm. Latina/o Video & Filmmakers from around California will show the best of their latest work at a special night, “El Ojo de la Aguja”. […]

Qcc Queer Latina/o Artists Coalition & The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts present: The Queer Latina/o Festival (QLF) “Hablando con las Entranas” Sunday, June 7, 3 pm & 7 pm. Erotica Workshop & Poetry/Open Mike Reading, We believe that Latina/o queer sexuality crosses many boundaries. It is within this spirit that the Erotica Workshop, […]

Qcc Queer Latina/o Artists Coalition & The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts present: The Queer Latina/o Festival (QLF) “Recreando Nuestra Familia en el Arte” Visual Arts Exhibit June 1-23 The Queer Latina/o artists show will include paintings, photography, sculpture and mixed-media work. It will be curated by recognized artists of our community. The Reception […]

Kate Bornstein Cut and Paste Performance Date: Sunday, May 31 Time: 7:00 & 9:00 pm (Two performances) Location: Jon Sims Center for the Performing Arts 1519 Mission St @ 11th & South Van Ness Ave. Tickets: $12 to $15 Sliding Scale Contact: 415.552.7709 Two special shows by performance artist Kate Bornstein exploring the boundaries of […]

The Jon Sims Center for the Performing Arts, The Center for the Arts at Yerba Buena Gardens and The Queer Cultural Center present: SF Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band Turns 20 20th Anniversary Festival: SF Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band Turns 20 Saturday, May 30, 1998 11 am-4 pm Yerba Buena Gardens, 701 Mission Street @ 3rd Free, open-air […]

LVA: In Your Face–Discussion Date: Tuesday, June 16th Time: 7:00 pm Location: SOMAR Gallery, 934 Brannan Street (@ 8th Street) Contact: 415.788.6118 Cost: $5 to 25 sliding scale. LVA: Lesbians in the Visual Arts invites you to this interactive salon. Discuss the history and the activist act of lesbian self-portraiture with Tee A. Corinne: photographer, […]

Thom Gunn, Poet Saturday, June 20, 2:00 pm Location: SOMAR, 934 Brannan $5 to $10 Sliding Scale Contact: 415.552.7709 Thom Gunn’s poetry comes out of his life, experienced or imagined, and so with his sexual poems as with his non-sexual ones. This hour long talk will be based on a number of his poems with […]

Tee A. Corinne Sunday, June 14, 3:00 pm Location: SOMAR, 934 Brannan $5 to $10 Sliding Scale Contact: 415.552.7709 Born in the radicalism of the 1960’s and 1970’s, intellectually framed by political activism, humanistic psychology, and personal exploration/revelation, the art of Tee Corinne maps the leading progressive movements of our times. The queerness of her […]

Jewelle Gomez Discussion and Reading Sunday, June 14, 1:00 pm Location: SOMAR, 934 Brannan $5 to $10 Sliding Scale Contact: 415.552.7709 Jewelle Gomez poet, fiction writer and activist, is the author of three collections of poetry and one of essays. She will read “Charm” a monologue from her new book of short stories: DON’T EXPLAIN. […]

The Purple Moon Dance Project presents: Pearl Diving Thursday through Saturday, May 14 through May 17; 8pm Sunday. 4pm Gala benefit performance/reception and silent auction Theatre Artaud 450 Florida Street @ Mariposa Box office: 415.621.7797 Thursday: all seats $12.50 Friday/Saturday: $14.50 to $18.50 Sunday gala: $50 PEARL DIVING is a vibrant new evening featuring the […]