Moonlight won for all the Black Queer Folks that are also Black as Fuck

A black queer movie won Best Picture at the Oscars and I haven’t known how to act since. I could barely gather myself together to write this article. Moonlight did it for the culture. They did it for every black queer person that has only seen bits and pieces of themselves strewn about queer media. … More Moonlight won for all the Black Queer Folks that are also Black as Fuck

The Passionate Pursuits of Angela Bowen: Introducing a new generation to an important trailblazer

In 2012 I was living in Long Beach, California and spending an awful lot of time helping create events at the Art Exchange Art Gallery. One Sunday I was hosting a screening of the film Ruth Ellis at 100 when I met filmmaker Jennifer Abod and her partner Angela Bowen. We talked a little about … More The Passionate Pursuits of Angela Bowen: Introducing a new generation to an important trailblazer