gay culture

Culture

visit the 1930s gay members' club raided by police

The National Trust recreate London’s greatest bohemian rendezvous as part of a project exploring the city’s queer club culture.
Matthew Whitehouse
3.2.17
Culture

how and where to celebrate lgbt history month

Here are i-D’s best picks this LGBT History month, from all around the country.
Tom Rasmussen
2.8.17
Culture

​pride and the politics of partying

What’s Pride really about and where did it come from?
Edward Siddons
6.25.16
Culture

keep pride as a protest

As London Pride celebrates its 44th birthday in the wake of the Orlando tragedy we look back to the event's origins as a form of protest, and ask whether its associations with military organisations devalues what it originally stood for.
Tom Rasmussen
6.23.16
Culture

how gay culture liberated the modern world

With his new book, British poet Gregory Woods is shining a light on the farcical beliefs and fears held around homosexuality in the 20th century.
Matthew Whitehouse
6.2.16
London

queer question time for the would-be london mayors

Despite criticisms raised that the annual London celebrations have been stripped of their radical roots, the Pride LGBT London Mayoral hustings showed our community can still be conscious of the struggles we collectively face.
Michael Segalov
4.15.16
Film

lgbtq cinema is more popular than ever so why are we still lacking diversity?

Why we need to look beyond one voice within film.
Alim Kheraj
4.5.16
Culture

has commercialisation ruined gay pride?

We make the case for a new, inclusive, DIY vision for gay protest and visibility.
Scottee Scottee
4.1.16
Culture

matt lambert's hardcore, sex-infused “fuck you” to the establishment

The Berlin-based photographer's new zine, VITIUM, is an unapologetic celebration of gay sexuality.
i-D Staff
3.29.16
Culture

meet nigeria’s most famous gay activist

Nigerian LGBT campaigner Bisi Alimi talks about coming out on national TV, escape to the UK and the ballroom scene in his homeland.
Colin Crummy
2.17.16
Culture

​is “coming out” done?

How the rite-of-passage is changing and finding a new place in the 21st century.
Nick Levine
11.26.15
Photography

decoding the secret language of gay 70s san francisco

Photographer Hal Fischer rereleases his cult classic field guide to The Castro's leather daddies, jocks and cowboys.
Veronica Maldonado
11.9.15
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