Category:  Q magazine

Beyond Burkhart’s: Black folks pay price for LGBTQ Atlanta racism

Beyond Burkhart’s: Black folks pay price for LGBTQ Atlanta racism

Jim Crow: The Club Remix is columnist Eric Paulk's idea that there's a cover charge every time a black LGBTQ person walks into any predominantly white gay bar in Atlanta.    READ MORE »

Queer Atlanta couples and throuples cover Q mag’s Love Issue

Queer Atlanta couples and throuples cover Q mag’s Love Issue

‘If you can’t love yourself, how the hell are you gonna love somebody else?’ RuPaul’s signature, with its accompanying “Everybody say love” inspires the Valentine Week issue of Q.    READ MORE »

Interracial, Southern and gay: our life in ‘The Swirl’

Interracial, Southern and gay: our life in ‘The Swirl’

Atlanta man reaches out in first column ever to expose his take as part of an interracial gay couple and the unique challenges they face beyond other same-sex relationships.    READ MORE »

The Q: Jumping to conclusions that it’s all about you

The Q: Jumping to conclusions that it’s all about you

Whether you’re furious that your date had to cancel, your significant other is taking you for granted, or you’re just plain new to love, maybe it - gasp! - has nothing to do with you.    READ MORE »

Keeping it together: Tackling queer mental health challenges

Keeping it together: Tackling queer mental health challenges

We aren't inherently crazier than everyone else, of course, but a disproportionate number struggle. Here's what we face, why, and resources to begin nursing your way out.    READ MORE »

Iconic Role: Taking on Actor’s Express’ epic Angels in America

Iconic Role: Taking on Actor’s Express’ epic Angels in America

Out actor Grant Chapman chose the right material to make a splash in Atlanta theater. He plays one of the central characters in the currently running epic, Angels in America.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

LGBT-ATL won’t let that gray, blustery winter get you down. There's too many gay events for that. Wrap your lovin’ arms around the Queer Agenda of plays, parties and performances.    READ MORE »

Queer-inclusive Roxie Roz shows Atlanta how they burlesque

Queer-inclusive Roxie Roz shows Atlanta how they burlesque

The leader of an empowered, body-positive troupe talks about staging dozens of shows a year across Atlanta with thought, humor and a wink behind their sexy tease.    READ MORE »

New Q wrestles mental health, stomps stigma, and tastes the swirl

New Q wrestles mental health, stomps stigma, and tastes the swirl

No time for butthurt shouldn’t translate to a complete lack of empathy. This week's Q magazine spotlights uniquely queer challenges and fun as only we know how to have it.    READ MORE »

Ria Mae shines queer light on bleak winter music scene

Ria Mae shines queer light on bleak winter music scene

With a great new sound from the Great White North, out singer Ria Mae warms a chilly January release season with her 'My Love' EP, including a collaboration with Tegan of Tegan & Sara.    READ MORE »

Jolly? ‘Super Crip’? Misconceptions while dating, queer and disabled

Jolly? ‘Super Crip’? Misconceptions while dating, queer and disabled

Tameeka L. Hunter, an Atlanta scholar with cerebral palsy, talks about having to balance society’s misconceptions and misunderstandings with her own desires and desirability.    READ MORE »

Hot romance. True love. Should I stay or should I go?

Hot romance. True love. Should I stay or should I go?

Should you trade marriage for the passion of your once-a-year dalliance? A sure thing for a dream fulfilled? Are you in a rut or afraid to move forward? In both cases, Life Judge knows.
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TERF Wars: How ‘trans envy’ stunts lesbian community’s growth

TERF Wars: How ‘trans envy’ stunts lesbian community’s growth

It’s not just rhetoric or conjecture. TERFs (Trans-Exclusionary Radical Feminists) and outright trans envy definitely exist in lesbian circles, along with harsh judgments about transgender people in general.    READ MORE »

Atlanta makes out with comic Guy Branum at Laughing Skull

Atlanta makes out with comic Guy Branum at Laughing Skull

Guy Branum is a force of nature. The “Staff Homosexual” on Cheleea Lately, Natalie Portman’s sassy friend in No Strings Attached, and the host of truTV's "Talk Show The Game Show" hits Atlanta.    READ MORE »

Meet six curvy queers expanding the notions of LGBTQ beauty

Meet six curvy queers expanding the notions of LGBTQ beauty

LGBTQ Atlanta residents show off with local photographer Jon Dean and open up about embracing their shape and defining their style among sometimes-exclusionary standards.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Parties, plays, performances and all our people. Pop into LGBT events this weekend for a respite during your hard-earned downtime. Click and scroll to start making plans with your gays.    READ MORE »

Quentin Harrison turns obsession with music icons into killer serial

Quentin Harrison turns obsession with music icons into killer serial

With a steadfast focus on female musicians of past and present, local music lover and historian Quentin Harrison adds to his burgeoning Record Redux series with his latest book.    READ MORE »

This week’s Q mag spotlights curvy queers and variation as strength

This week’s Q mag spotlights curvy queers and variation as strength

There are as many kinds of queers as there are kinds of people, but making that a curse rather than a virtue hamstrings LGBTQ Atlanta. Q steps again toward all for one and one for all.    READ MORE »

How this queer succeeds playing his own worst enemy

How this queer succeeds playing his own worst enemy

Every year, I make them. Every year, they ping that voice inside that says I can't. This year, I make the same resolutions, but they are a total sham. A con. This year, I’m playing dirty.    READ MORE »

The Q: What if I’m not Kinsey 6 ‘Gold Plated Gay-Gay’ any more?

The Q: What if I’m not Kinsey 6 ‘Gold Plated Gay-Gay’ any more?

Does sex with a transman remove my coveted 'gay' rating, and if so, am I not certified 'Gold' any more? And since everyone is getting married, should we? Life Judge knows.    READ MORE »

 
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