1115 El Centro Street, SOUTH PASADENA, CA 91030
5:00am to 7:00am
22 year Congressman Barney Frank will be discussing and signing his new memoir Frank: A Life in Politics from the Great Society to Same-Sex Marriage in the Library Community Room on Friday, March 27 a...
615 Childs Way, Los Angeles, 90089
In Asian America, immigrations physical and social dislocations often rub up against cultural invisibility and conservative social mores. Confronting issues of queerness, cultural displacement and immigrant identity, Self/Split brings together four renowned Asian diasporic artists for an evening of live performances and discussion. Nicolas Wong is a queer, Chinese, Hong Kongbased poet who uses poetry to examine his multiple communities; political theatre artist and writer DLo combines hip hop and humor to capture his reality as a transgender Tamil American artist; Sam Chanse, a multiracial playwright and performer, inhabits different characters in her solo performances as a way of exploring the multiplicity of identity; and Chiwan Choi, called the Jay-Z of poetry (LA Weekly) spins new mythologies while exploring personal history and loss. Following their performances, the artists will discuss the intersections of creative process and identity with USC professor Meiling Cheng.
4800 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, 90027
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Celebrate April Fools Day with a one-of-a-kind literary fundraiser, Bamboozled: Fact. Fiction. Art? On April 1st from 8-10 p.m., the iconic Barnsdall Art Parks Gallery Theatre (4800 Hollywood Boulevar...
909 West Adams Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90007
12:30pm to 2:00pm
During the 1960s, controversial sociologist Laud Humphreys studied in meticulous detail the codes and choreography of male-male sex in public restrooms. Known as tearooms, these were important sites o...