WOULD YOU BE CAUGHT DEAD IN THAT OUTFIT? A multimedia event celebrating the aesthetics of '80s and '90s underground clubbing by pájaros, maricones, mariposas, mariquitas and those who love them.
When: December 6, 2018 @ 7pm
Where: The Stud (399 9th St, San Francisco, CA)
Curated by artists Juliana Delgado Lopera (¡Cuéntamelo! Oral Histories by LGBT Latino Immigrants) & Rebeka Rodriguez in collaboration with Aunt Lute Books, this 1980s Latinx fashion extravaganza will include: ♥ A runway featuring YOU – fabulous young and elder queers! ♥ A kiki panel on the resiliency of people living and performing on 16th street in the 80s and 90s [LINEUP TBA] ♥ A cute and cuir photo booth ♥ DRAG! And more! Bring your best looks for a chance to win some fabulous prizes (glamorous books)! This event is FREE! Ages 21 and up. The Stud is ADA accessible. ===== About the curators: Juliana Delgado Lopera is an award-winning Colombian writer, historian based in San Francisco. The recipient of the 2014 Jackson Literary award, she’s the author of Quiéreme (Nomadic Press 2017) and ¡Cuéntamelo! Oral Histories by LGBT Latino Immigrants (Aunt Lute 2017), which won a 2018 Lambda Literary Award and a 2018 Independent Publisher Book Award. Rebeka Rodriguez is an artist, curator, and cultural producer working in San Francisco communities. She is currently the Civic Engagement Manager at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and the founder of BYOQ, a daytime music, art & performance festival. Aunt Lute Books is a nonprofit women’s publishing press based in San Francisco. For over thirty years, we have been publishing literature that voices the perspectives of women who have been traditionally under-represented in mainstream and small press publishing.