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Harvey Fierstein : the Queer Icon who never stops giving back to our Community

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At this time of year seemingly everyone is waving their rainbow flags to very publically be seen to supporting Pride.  However, others do it 24/7 throughout the whole year without the need for fanfares and trumpets blaring.  One such person is four-time Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein who has always been a role model for … Continue reading



UN//TITLED: An Anthology of Queer Contemporary Art, 2016-2020 Balaclava.Q reviewed by JONATHAN KEMP

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Established by artist/director Stiofan O’Ceallaigh in 2016 in response to the Pulse nightclub massacre in Orlando, and named after the hood/headwear that obscures the face/identity and associated perhaps most powerfully with terrorism – and more recently with Pussy Riot – Balaclava.Q is an International Queer Art Project & Collective focused on connecting, promoting and creating … Continue reading



Queerguru meets PTown’s (Bike) Guru

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Rik Ahlberg is a proud Provincetown ‘washashore“.  Technically nearly all of us who have settled in this tip of Cape Cod are too…… including the Pilgrims in 1620….except of course the American Indians the original.  In Ahlberg’s case it’s a term of endearment for a non-native, but sometimes it can be leveled condescendingly by people … Continue reading



QUEERGURU @ The Movies : FRAMELINE FILM FEST Top Picks

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San Francisco’s  Frameline Film Festival is the oldest queer film festival in the world (it started in 1976). It is also one of the most progressive Fests with an enviable reputation for its excellent diverse programming. The festival is organized by Frameline, a nonprofit media arts organization whose admirable mission statement is “to change the world … Continue reading



Queerguru’s Curated Curios ……… and News 6/12

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Orlando  Gay Club Shooting: The Victims In the early hours of Sunday, 12th June 2016, the lives of 49 innocent people were taken in the name of hatred. Here, we remember the LGBT brothers, sisters, and allies who fell victim to the tragic events at Pulse club, Orlando.  Read more      Amazon Prime are … Continue reading



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