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Out of Africa, with Serge Attukwei Clottey

On a July day in Menlo Park, Serge Attukwei Clottey stood on…

 

Lucia Ippolito’s Women of the Resistance Ran Out of Space for All Its Heroes

Angela Davis is there. The longtime civil rights activist who’s now in…

 

Creature Features Has Risen from the Grave

The faux-dungeon in KTVU’s Oakland studios was packed with a guy dressed…

 

Dan Savage: Jacks

I have a secret: For the past three months, I’ve been attending…

The Second Half of Litquake Has Some Awesome Events

Litquake has been happening all around us for a few days now,…

A Perfectly Cromulent Conversation with Simpsons Writer Mike Reiss

Mike Reiss may live in New York, but for most of the…

The Recession’s Gonna Make You Sweat

When Cynthia (Tonye Patano) wakes up on New Year’s Day, her husband…

The Inimitable Carol Burnett Has a One-Woman Show at the Paramount

During the 11 years that The Carol Burnett Show was on the…

Unique Fauxnique: Monique Jenkinson’s Erudite Drag

Monique Jenkinson, aka Fauxnique, isn’t exactly best friends with gender theorist Judith…

(Lit-)Crawling out of This Mess, at Survival of the Queerest

“I’m really excited about the artists who are people everyone should know…