A History of Hands: A Multimedia Mixtape on Philly Queer/Trans Community and Artistry, Memory and Insurgency, Pre Civil War to Present

Thursday, April 4, 2024 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, April 6, 2024 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Sunday, April 7, 2024 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

The Rotunda

4014 Walnut St.

This location is ADA accessible

A multimedia mextape on Philly's Sodomite, Invert, Homosexual, Homophile, Gay Liberationist, Lesbian Feminist, Queer, Trans, Kween, Bi, In the life, Puto, Pata, Gender Bender, Illusionist, Non Binary, Throuple, Drag: History, Politics, Community, Organizations, Leadership, Dive Bars, Intellectuals, Icons & Artistry via the mediums of video, puppetry, poetry, sermon, remixes, theater, performance, tarot readings, time capsules, and PowerPoint.


Featuring Adrianna Brusie on Gloria Casarez, Mars Berger on Charlotte Cushman & Giovanni's Room Bookstore, Gigi Varlotta on UPenn's Women's Dances, Qyatt "Ericka" Perez on Brother Grant-Michael Fitzgerald, Sof Sears on DYKETACTICS, angel gutierrez on Philly's Gay Liberation Front and the Black Panther Party's revolutionary People's Constitution Convention, Malkia Okech on abolition and anarchism, the archive and the Black Queer Present, and Juliet Dempsey on "Something about witches and grandmothers before they were grandmothers but while they were witches."


Conceived and produced by Ricardo A. Bracho, GSWS/FQT Abrams Artist in Residence


FREE to the public. Please register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-history-of-hands-queer-and-trans-philly-t...

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