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Asian Pride Project + NQAPIA’s Public Service Announcements

If you’ve visited this site before, you know that we love bringing more queer, trans and questioning Asian Pacific Islanders visibility in the media. Our movements are often ignored and sidestepped when we’re not making and being a part of the media and it is for that reason that we’re extremely excited and proud to share … Continue reading

April 20 SF Public Library presents: A Free Queer/Trans People of Color Art Show

I just got a message from my friend Celeste Chan over at Queer Rebels telling me about this fantastic free QTPOC art show co-hosted by KB Boyce that’s happening in a less than a couple of weeks! In her own words: “We’d love to reach out to youth, elders, qtpoc, anyone who has been barred … Continue reading

San Francisco: Queer Rebels presents SPIRIT: A Century of Queer Asian Activism. Innovative. Risky. Expansive.

Queer Rebels presents SPIRIT: A Century of Queer Asian Activism. Innovative. Risky. Expansive.  https://www.facebook.com/events/187766414706008/ DESCRIPTION: From the Asian avant-garde to 1960’s activists, Angel Island poets to Slam champions, the Queer Asian Diaspora comes alive through performance, films, and discussion. 5/10-11 in San Francisco. Featuring 23+ artists and activists. WHEN/WHERE:  MAY 10 – PERFORMANCE: at Mission Cultural … Continue reading

Sally Tran’s API Hair & Queerness Documentary

Sally Tran from LA made a short documentary on how hair plays a role within shaping our identities and discuss what are the factors that render them. She said, “I wanted to document the experience of individuals within the queer and Asian womyn/trans community throughout California and explore how gender presentation plays a big role … Continue reading

Support “Fortunate Daughter,” a One-(Asian) Dyke Show

                                            Get excited! Get your wallets out! This show looks great and it´s up on Kickstarter now.  Check out the details here: http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/192718436/fortunate-daughter-goes-to-the-ny-intl-fringe-fest

July 19-22: Presence, Power, Progress! The NQAPIA National Conference

Dear Readers of Asian, Gay and Proud, We want your Presence and Power to help us make Progress at the NQAPIA National Conference! We’ll be in Washington DC from July 19-22 and we’re hoping you’ll join us! See our Facebook Event. Register: here. Add your voice to over 300 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Asian Americans, South Asians, Southeast Asians, and Pacific Islanders activists … Continue reading