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Dykeroad– Six years on

October 10, 2017


Recently, I was planning a catching up with a former colleague and was thinking of how I would reply her when she asked me the standard, ‘What are you up to these days?’ My thoughts were focused on how to explain that I finally embraced my calling to do some pretty awesome gay shit. It […]

“Zhe: [Noun] undefined reviewed” – Not Just Another Gay Play

March 17, 2012


I was lucky enough to see ‘Zhe: [noun] undefined‘, a performance piece created by Chuck Mike,  Artistic Director of Collective Artistes, Antonia Kemi Coker and Tonderai Munyevu. Collective Artistes is a theatre production company that produces socially relevant plays that tell the stories of the African Diaspora. Their newest creation Zhe follows the lives of two […]

Zanele Muholi- the photographer archiving black lesbian identities

February 1, 2012


Today marks the start of  LGBT History month in the UK and USA.  2011 saw an increase in conflicts over LGBT rights in many countries. sub-Saharan Africa as a region saw a took a downward turn in LGBT freedoms. With this in mind we celebrate the work of South African photographer Zanele Muholi, who has […]