Topics :: GLBT culture

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Out There :: Russian Roulette

CULTURE | By Roberto Friedman | Dec 20
Out There spent several happy days last week immersed in reading "Little Failure," the acclaimed memoir by author Gary Shteyngart (Random House) now out in a cute little paperback ($16).

Papa Can You Hear Me? :: Joe Gauthreaux Turns Up the Volume at the White Party

PARTIES | By Sam Chafin | Nov 29
2014 was a banner year for Joe Gauthreaux. Catch up with the sexy DJ in this interview!

Westward Ho(mo): Gold Rush Gays

CULTURE | By Michael Flanagan | Nov 23
Exactly how wild was the Wild West in San Francisco? One thing which seems clear from paintings and drawings of the 19th century is that there was a lot of same-sex dancing going on.

An Interview With Porn Director Wakefield Poole

MOVIES | By Gary M. Kramer | Nov 16
Wakefield Poole first came to prominence as a dancer in the Ballet Russes. He performed and choreographed on stage, but also worked in television and Broadway.

Gay Porn Auteur Toby Ross Remembers

CULTURE | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Nov 6
In the new feature length documentary "Toby Ross and the 70s," Toby Ross, one of that era's leading gay porn directors, recalls his filmmaking. Ross recalls in this interview, also.

A Brief History of Gay Bars

CULTURE | By Pier Angelo | Nov 1
Gathering places favored by homosexuals have operated for centuries. Here's a brief rundown of the history of the gay bar.

When A Mask Is Not A Mask

CULTURE | By Caleb Rainey | Oct 25
While costumes can be a lot of fun, they have also become a source of contention -- particularly among we millennials who are supposedly more culturally savvy and progressive than our predecessors.

Queer Comics: A Few of Comic Books' More Groundbreaking LGBT Characters

CULTURE | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Oct 19
Just who's who and who's gay in the four-color world of comics? The question is sometimes open to interpretation, but increasingly just open as gay superheroes emerge from the closet.

Folsom Street Fair's Fascinating History

CULTURE | By Race Bannon | Sep 20
On Sunday, September 21, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., the folks at Folsom Street Events, along with countless volunteers, will mount the granddaddy of all leather events, Folsom Street Fair, now in its 31st year.

Castro Welcomes LGBT Walk of Fame

NATIONAL | By Matthew S. Bajko | Sep 7
LGBT history was cemented, literally, into the fabric of San Francisco's Castro district this week with the official unveiling of 20 bronze sidewalk plaques honoring LGBT individuals who left a lasting mark on society.

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