In South Africa, approximately 500,000 rapes, murders and beatings are committed against women every year.1 Many of these are carried out against black lesbian women, including hate crimes and practices of ‘corrective rape’.2 Zanele Muholi is a South African visual activist and creator of Inkanyiso, an activist platform that exposes the realities of black LGBTI individuals in South Africa. This month, she’s in New York as part of Brooklyn Museum’s Isibonelo/Evidence show, travelling with three… [read more »]
Wednesday, October 24, ISA will present DragTales with the legendary drag queen Linda Simpson, who will present a multi-media “extravaganza” including her own photography from her archives – presented for the first time publicly.
DragTales with Linda Simpson
Featuring ex-Limelight go-go boy Mark Allen
Music by Chris Pappas
ISA, 2nd Floor
348 Wythe Avenue
Wednesday, October 24