The Waves: Andrea Abi-Karam, Alyn Mare, and More

The Waves, an LGBTQ reading series, will host Andrea Abi-Karam, Alyn Mare, Chanel Clark, and Chasity Hunter at 7 p.m. on Thursday, December 21, at Antenna Gallery (3718 St. Claude Ave.)  The series wi…

ROOM 220 presents Eileen Myles at Saturn Bar

ROOM 220 will host Eileen Myles for the New Orleans release of Afterglow (a dog memoir) (Grove Press) at 8 p.m. on Thursday, November 16, 2017, at Saturn Bar (3067 St. Claude Ave.). Free and open to t…

Featured Essay: Heavy Metal in the Age of Trump

Standing in a metal bar just three days after Trump’s election, the American flag should’ve been a clear sign that the show I was at was about to get …

Featured Essay: Transition in New Orleans

A few years ago, Rebecca Solnit and Rebecca Snedecker asked me to contribute to their New Orleans anthology-atlas, Unfathomable City. My task was to f…