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The News: Queer Exceptionality, March 1

On Tuesday, March 1, The News draws focus on queer exceptionality through humor, absurdity, and excess. Guest curated by Emily K. Holmes and featuring Mia Satya, John Cartwright and Mica Sigourney, Minji Sohn, and Kiyan “Kiki” Williams aka Mx Sula, the performers take on displacement from social norms in revelatory and exploratory ways to expand past the failure to fit in.

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Co-Creating the Archive: Jahslyn Chen See Responds to Adee Roberson

Artists in Residence at Destiny Arts Center visited the Visions into Infinite Archives exhibition to add their voices to the archive through creative responses. Jahslyn Chen See responded to Adee Roberson’s Blue Mountains (Portland Parish, Jamaica) / Polyrhythms Kill Colonizers / Say Her Name into the …

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Co-Creating the Archive: Gabriel Christian Responds to Postcommodity

Artists in Residence at Destiny Arts Center visited the Visions into Infinite Archives exhibition to add their voices to the archive through creative responses. Gabriel Christian responded to Postcommodity’s Gallup Motel Butchering with the poem below. Still from Postcommodity’s Gallup Motel Butchering. Bath, inspired by “Gallup Motel Butchering” …

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Co-Creating the Archive: Emily An-Mei Gould Responds to Postcommodity

Artists in Residence at Destiny Arts Center visited the Visions into Infinite Archives exhibition to add their voices to the archive through creative responses. Emily An-Mei Gould responded to Postcommodity’s Gallup Motel Butchering with the poem below. Still from Postcommodity’s Gallup Motel Butchering. In Response to Postcommodity …

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Co-Creating the Archive: Bárbara Ochoa Responds to Essence Harden

Artists in Residence at Destiny Arts Center visited the Visions into Infinite Archives exhibition to add their voices to the archive through creative responses. Bárbara Ochoa responded to Essence Harden’s Fix Yo’Self a Plate with the poem below. Essence Harden’s Fix Yo’Self a Plate Ritual Interruptions steam floats …

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Co-Creating the Archive: Bryan Chen Responds to Postcommodity

Artists in Residence at Destiny Arts Center visited the Visions into Infinite Archives exhibition to add their voices to the archive through creative responses. Bryan Chen responded to Postcommodity’s Gallup Motel Butchering with the poem below. Still from Postcommodity’s Gallup Motel Butchering.   Explore all the creative …

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Co-Creating the Archive: Amanda Lee Responds to Sarah Biscarra-Dilley

Artists in Residence at Destiny Arts Center visited the Visions into Infinite Archives exhibition to add their voices to the archive through creative responses. Amanda Lee responded to Sarah Biscarra-Dilley’s artworks in the exhibition with the poem below. Sarah Biscarra-Dilley’s šup, šup, šup, šup, šup (land, ground, …

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Co-Creating the Archive: Kiyan (Kiki) Williams Responds to Eve LaFountain

Artists in Residence at Destiny Arts Center visited the Visions into Infinite Archives exhibition to add their voices to the archive through creative responses. Kiyan (Kiki) Williams responded to the work of Eve LaFountain featured in the exhibition with the song below. Eve LaFountain’s Wendaabang: Biidaaban (East: …