Poetry Is For Queers

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The Stonewall National Museum in Wilton Manors, Florida is playing host this coming Sunday March 5th 2017 to a reading by exceptional queer writers. Literary lineup curated by poet Cathleen Chambless, will be showing some of the best of who is living and writing in Miami’s outstanding queer literary scene including Autumn Barksdale, Houston Cypress, May Reign, … Continue reading

Safe/Haven: Gay Life in 1950s Cherry Grove

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  Thanks to Sen. Joseph McCarthy’s ‘Lavender Scare’ culture, the 1950s’ became one of the most homophobic times in American history.   McCarthy  and his people created a world in which gay people were persecuted and ostracized both at work and at home.  After President Eisenhower’ issued an Executive ORder “sexual perversion”  it became grounds for the investigation … Continue reading

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