By Erin Rook, Human Dignity Coalition Portland drag superstar Poison Waters returns to Bend this weekend for the 11th annual drag show benefitting the Human Dignity Coalition, Oct. 12… Read more “Poison Waters Returns to Bend for 11th Annual HDC Drag Show”
I Know I Am, But What Are You?
By Erin Rook, PQ Monthly In my most recent column for PQ Monthly, I write about the ways in which identity policing is antithetical to creating community. When I set… Read more “I Know I Am, But What Are You?”
Where have all the drag kings gone?
By Erin Rook, PQ Monthly It’s no secret that Portland loves drag. On any given weekend, fans of the classically queer art form typically have a number… Read more “Where have all the drag kings gone?”
QDoc goes big with ‘Divine’ opening night
By Erin Rook, PQ Monthly As QDoc grows into a preeminent festival for queer documentary film, it is expanding its reach into the LGBTQ community and the… Read more “QDoc goes big with ‘Divine’ opening night”
LGBTQ elders talk about the challenges and possibilities of change
Originally published February 16, 2012 in PQ Monthly. By Erin Rook, PQ Monthly The only constant in life is change — a truism that seems to intensify… Read more “LGBTQ elders talk about the challenges and possibilities of change”
Query a Queer: February 2012
Originally published february 16, 2012 in PQ Monthly. By Erin Rook, PQ Monthly Question: Why does PQ Monthly use the word “queer” in reference to the LGBTQ… Read more “Query a Queer: February 2012”