"'Mother Has Lived, What Can I Say?'".
"When I say everything happens for the best, my grandmother taught me
that way before I became a Buddhist...Number one, [death] teaches us how
precious life is...The other thing is, if anyone tells you you got
plenty of time, they are not a reliable source of information.”
"The Queer Stories in Florida's Black History".
"A year later, when she returned for another dress, [Naomi Ruth] Cobb
says she noticed that her Bahamian mom was using 'she' and 'her'
pronouns for the tailor. 'By that time, I never saw her in any more male
clothes. It was just dresses.'
Critical Party Studies,
"How To Party with Purp"
"Why We Rave"
"Raving: Second Chances on the Dancefloor"
"The Art of DJing: Octo Octa"
"How Drexciya's 'The Quest' embedded the Detroit act's mythology in
dance music history"
"Fine Dining Isn't Fine".
"(Having spent much of my life working in food service, I can say that
the only people who are reliably pleasant patrons are other food service
workers. Absolutely everyone else is hit-or-miss.)"
"I was a fast-food worker. Let me tell you about burnout.".
"Chronic stress will destroy your body like doing burnouts will destroy
a rental car...And right now, corporations kind of are treating the
low-wage workforce like a rental car someone else is paying for. "
"Dominatrices Weigh In on ‘Fetish-Core’"
Davey Davis -
"an interlude on heteronormativity"
"David Davis - on emotional risk"
"David Clemens, Part 1"
"David Davis XVIII, Part 3: Good for you?"
"It's cruising time, with Davey Davis"
"Lesbian cruising: an examination of the concept and methods."
Michael W. Twitty,
"Dear Disgruntled White Plantation Visitors, Sit Down."
"Knowing that the enslaved people who once occupied those cabins could
never have dreamed of that rainbow of people sitting together as equals
in prayer, food and fellowship while my Asante and Mende roots were
being uncovered after centuries of obfuscation was for me a holy
interviews Malcolm Harris
about his book Palo Alto.
"I found this amazing anecdote about a RAND analyst who dropped acid as
part of these experiments and said, like, ‘This was the best trip ever:
I plotted all these bombing routes across Maoist China — I saw them all
in my mind, in front of my eyes.’"
"Haunted by Denial".
"I am haunted by denialism, and denialism itself is a haunting...my
archival engagement hovers somewhere between séance and exorcism."
"Attachment Style Isn't Destiny"
"Love Does Not Abuse: The Parenting Philosophy of Bell Hooks"
"Mrs. Prada Muses on Miu Miu", found via—
Leandra Medine Cohen,
"Lingering thoughts on the heels of fashion month".
interviews Charli XCX
ahead of her performance at Sydney World Pride.
"...the thing is, all my songs are hits at my shows, you know? Like, at
my shows, Track 10 from Pop 2 is a bigger hit than Beg For You, and
Vroom Vroom is, like, a f---ing Grammy-winning smash, you know?"
interviews Karin Dreijer (Fever Ray, The Knife)
ahead of their upcoming album, Radical Romantics.
"Even if your first instinct is just to run away, kill somebody or fuck
somebody, or do something to ease the pain for a bit [...] ...I think
it’s very beautiful to be able to sit still with the shit that’s going
on, and to accept that this is going on now, and to just hold it."
Erik Baker - "It Is Happening Again"
William Gillis - "One Giant Red Flag, Folded Into A Book"
Charlie Markbreiter - "'Other Trans People Make Me Dysphoric': Trans
Assimilation and Cringe"
Serving Capitalist Realism - “In Heaven, Everything's Alright”
Michelle Lhooq - "Exit the Clout Matrix"
Kay Gabriel - “TRANNIES, by Larry Kramer”
Meaghan Garvey - “Female Gaze: Lana Del Rey, 'I Love Dick', And 'The
Ethan Warren - “Just Take Me Out of My Mind”
A.G. Cook - “SOPHIE”
Lilac Web, A Muse For Her Violent Art
Kenny Mason, RUFFS
Alex Is for Hot Mass
DJs Krass Advert
Obsidian House of Horrors
DJ Sage Introspekt for Shuffle N' Swing
DJ Monty Q at the Fire Island Pines Pavilion, New Years, 2001:
Two Shell - "Glasshalo [Gl✧ssH✦lo] (Unreleased)"
Two Shell - "Unrequited"
Two Shell - "Dead Forest (Unreleased)"
Two Shell - "Time Slice (Unreleased)"
Two Shell - "Have U Eva"
Enei - "Grave (Particle Remix)"
Keoki + High Lonesome Sound System - "Perpetuate"
Woven - "Solder Me"
Quasimoto - "Planned Attack"