Queer Art

Picture 8From Camara Awkward-Rich ’11:

Hey Queers (and gay boys and lesbians and transfolk and drag queens and bisexuals and everyone really)!

When’s the last time we had a real conversation? Not about each other, but with each other? When’s the last time we had a conversation about sex, about love, about making oatmeal, about our mothers, our bodies, our lives? I’m thinking never. Or at least not since I’ve been here.

Open House is working to build and rebuild some of those points of contact outside of activist and party scenes. So we’re trying to put out a lit/art mag or zine (or whatever it turns into) that represents us as individuals and as a community. So send us your poems, short stories, comic strips, creative non-fiction, drawings, photos etc. These can be in some way about being queer but definitely definitely don’t have to be.

Send submissions to openhouselit(at)gmail(dot)com by November 25th. (please specify if you want your piece to be anonymous)

Interested in editing? Layout? Coming up with a title? Email the same address.

Date: the day you were born – November 25th, 2009
Place: your mind/camera/sketchbook/notebook/hands/pen/paintbrush
Cost: $0.00

4 thoughts on “Queer Art

  1. anonymous

    what a neat idea! i really respect open house for doing this (“working to build and rebuild some of those points of contact outside of activist and party scenes. So we’re trying to put out a lit/art mag or zine (or whatever it turns into) that represents us as individuals and as a community”)

  2. anonymous

    what a neat idea! i really respect open house for doing this (“working to build and rebuild some of those points of contact outside of activist and party scenes. So we’re trying to put out a lit/art mag or zine (or whatever it turns into) that represents us as individuals and as a community”)

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