Category:  Q magazine

Gemmel Moore was a man, not a cautionary tale

Gemmel Moore was a man, not a cautionary tale

Gemmel Moore died almost exactly a year ago. All who mourn should resist the temptation to fit his life and death into some narrative about race, sexuality and pathology.    READ MORE »

Jake Shears goes solo for sexy Southern ‘Big Bushy Mustache’ ride

Jake Shears goes solo for sexy Southern ‘Big Bushy Mustache’ ride

Imagine if honky-tonk, funk and electronica had a three-way and made a baby. That baby would be “Jake Shears,” the eponymous debut solo album by Scissor Sisters’ out queer frontman.    READ MORE »

Find your kink at Atlanta’s Southeast Black & Blue weekend

Find your kink at Atlanta’s Southeast Black & Blue weekend

The annual LGBTQ-BDSM festival is ready to turn Atlanta every which way but loose with three days of demos, parties and other activities at its Atlanta Eagle home base.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Dancing, mixing, meeting and canvassing are just a few of the LGBTQ activities waiting in LGBTQ Atlanta this Friday through Sunday. See what kind of ‘good trouble’ you can get into.    READ MORE »

Morph music showcase to bend BeltLine ears this Thursday

Morph music showcase to bend BeltLine ears this Thursday

Meet Morph, the LGBTQ-friendly music showcase ready to make some music at The Bakery this week with a previously un-collected group of artists, DJs and musicians.    READ MORE »

Q uncovers Jake Shears, Atlanta’s hidden queers, and advice for LGBTQ youth

Q uncovers Jake Shears, Atlanta’s hidden queers, and advice for LGBTQ youth

It’s not enough to value multiplicity. We must come together and embrace unity. Every week, Q looks at various aspects of LGBTQ life in Atlanta with a focus on diversity.    READ MORE »

A touch-averse guide to queer friends kissing and hugging

A touch-averse guide to queer friends kissing and hugging

Navigating the 'gay hug' gets tricky when you're culturally tuned into lots of personal space with friends. It gets really tricky when your boo doesn't have that affliction.    READ MORE »

Calling trans men out of invisibility and into queer legend

Calling trans men out of invisibility and into queer legend

When Q listed LGBTQ legends, transgender men who “most everyone knows and will remember forever” proved difficult to bring to mind. I consulted a trans male friend.    READ MORE »

Here’s why ‘religious freedom’ is not a license to discriminate

Here’s why ‘religious freedom’ is not a license to discriminate

'I’m not asking the Muslim cashier to eat the ham. I am asking him to ring it up. I’m not asking the Jehovah’s Witness shopkeeper to celebrate the birthday, just sell me the card.'    READ MORE »

Meet Queer Circus Jam aerialists flying from Atlanta’s rafters

Meet Queer Circus Jam aerialists flying from Atlanta’s rafters

From their silks and trapezes, locals pose for our photographer and welcome you to the playshop for LGBTQ people to train, play or practice circus and aerial arts together.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

A Madonna party, celebration of ‘daddies,' Janelle Monae concert, and more LGBTQ-ATL events than you can possibly get to make for one very hot, very queer weekend.    READ MORE »

Alexander McQueen film exposes the price to become a legend

Alexander McQueen film exposes the price to become a legend

The fragile genius of queer fashion designer Alexander McQueen is exposed to full effect as 'McQueen' documentary about his short life and tragic end hit Atlanta.    READ MORE »

Q meets queer Atlanta circus acts, musicians and kink queens

Q meets queer Atlanta circus acts, musicians and kink queens

Paying more than lip service to make places at the table so ‘y’all’ really does mean ‘all’ is apparently harder for some. This issue of Q magazine continues the mission.    READ MORE »

When you realize you’re in love with an addict

When you realize you’re in love with an addict

You're in love with two people in the same body. The sober one, and the substance abuser. And try as you might, you finally realize that you can’t love them out of addiction.    READ MORE »

How to become a legend, from LGBTQ faces we’ll never forget

How to become a legend, from LGBTQ faces we’ll never forget

What becomes a queer legend? Chart a path to extraordinary with these inspirational tips from legendary LGBTQ creatives, athletes and activists we'll never forget.    READ MORE »

Why Hannah Gadsby’s ‘Nannette’ Neflix special is so divisive

Why Hannah Gadsby’s ‘Nannette’ Neflix special is so divisive

The debate has been raging on social media. Many straight comedians came out to mock and dismiss it as unfunny and not valuable – not that anyone asked them.    READ MORE »

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

The best queer things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Shows, sports and celebrations are just the tip of LGBTQ events in Atlanta. Dive headlong into the Queer Agenda to weigh your options and plan your gay ol’ time.    READ MORE »

Q magazine finds everyday Atlanta queers becoming legends

Q magazine finds everyday Atlanta queers becoming legends

It's easy to get lost in narcissistic thought processes – your schedule, issues, joys, successes and failures. Who has time to become legend? You, and the people in this week's Q.    READ MORE »

Finding queer patriotism in a country with a long way to go

Finding queer patriotism in a country with a long way to go

Thanks for climbing Miss Liberty. Thanks for protesting Stone Mountain. Thanks to a gay brother and veteran. And thanks for performing the national anthem in full drag.    READ MORE »

Play the Joining Hearts drinking game in Midtown this Saturday

Play the Joining Hearts drinking game in Midtown this Saturday

Whether you're attending Atlanta's annual pool party, or watching from the air-conditioned comfort of your newsfeed, take a shot each time you encounter these sure bets.    READ MORE »

 
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