queer culture

Film

sex scenes: femme fatale for femme fatale

'Bound' (1996) shows us why the modern deadly woman is always queer.
Rachel Rabbit White
9.28.18
Culture

why ’sabrina the teenage witch’ was one of the best shows of the 90s and 00s

Feminism, flan-based humor and a bi-curious talking cat. Can the new horror-inspired Netflix version ever compete?
Georgie Wright
8.3.18
Culture

'cave homo' is where skaters and queer artists collide

The second edition of Luke Williams cult zine features Lacey Baker, Matty Matheson, and a host of queer artists.
Jack Sunnucks
6.29.18
Culture

decoding the secret gay language of polari

Polari: what is it, and can you learn it? As it becomes almost obsolete, we look at its significance.
Tom Rasmussen
4.5.17
Culture

whatever happened to camp – does it still exist?

Camp was the secret language of gay communities. Is it still relevant today?
Amelia Abraham
3.16.17
Culture

visit the 1930s gay members' club raided by police

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

cloudy rhodes thinks everyone deserves a love story

The photographer and filmmaker’s work celebrates first love and queer relationships.
Wendy Syfret
10.26.16
Music

how david bowie made queer cool

David Bowie as Ziggy Stardust -- in his heels and feathers, eyebrows shaved, lip-sticked and glittered -- redesigned the dominant model of the queer.
La JohnJoseph
1.13.16
Culture

mouthfeel zine makes queer food porn

We ask the New Yorkers about dumb food fads, cooking naked and fighting homophobia in professional kitchens.
Stuart Brumfitt
5.21.15