Queer Rebels of the Harlem Renaissance: a Night of BullDaggers, Sissies, and Food
Come at 7pm for food and libations!
Step back into history through the doors of a 1920's Harlem Speakeasy! Bawdy. Raunchy. Intellectually Stimulating!
The debonair swagger of Gladys Bentley, the liberating prose of Richard Bruce Nugent, the legacy of Langston Hughes, the Grande balls of heiress A'lelia Walker, the notorious Rent parties and glorious tunes of Bessie Smith. Harlem's Poetic Rebellion.
Queer Rebels brings together renowned talent with emerging artists and innovators. Jewelle Gomez. Harry Waters Jr., Earl Thomas, Juba Kalamka, Crystal Mason, Kortney Ryan Ziegler, Simone de la Getto, TuffNStuff, Pippa Fleming, Oriana Bolden, Vagina Jenkins, Ginger Snapz, Elitrea, Jezebel Delilah X., and Eli Odett. Tonight we reclaim history and the urgency of our art and activism.
Come celebrate and enjoy free finger food. Behold Harlem's poetic rebellion through multimedia, performance, and historic re-enactments of the vibrant gatherings, queer artistry and community of the Harlem Renaissance.
African American Arts & Culture Complex
San Francisco, CA 94102
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