Archive for May, 2007

3rd Annual 2007 Queer Women of Color Film Festival-CA

Culture

Special Events FEATURED PANEL – Representations of Queer Black Women in the Media Saturday, June 9, 3:00 pm MODERATORS Jewelle Gomez (author The Gilda Stories, former Village Voice film critic) T. Kebo Drew (Festival Manager, award-winning writer)In the words of filmmaker Julie Dash, the reason that so few films about Black women exist is that, “No one […]

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Stormy Leather Gala Re-Opening

Events

Stormy Leather Gala Re-Opening Friday, May 18, 2007 6pm – Midnight Eye of the Storm Fashion Show: 9pm Music by DJ Fever @ Stormy Leather 1158 Howard St San Francisco, CA Your sumptuous presence is requested to help Stockroom.com celebrate the much-anticipated reopening of Stormy Leather. Since the recent acquisition of Stormy Leather, Stockroom.com has […]

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My Pussy Wants To Know When You Gonna Get With Me?

For Fun

Jesús pussycat extraordinaire reflects on the paucity of blog feedback. EMAIL Shy about posting comments on the blog or concerned about spam? Click the “Email Skye” link to send comments, feedback, to exchange information or shout out directly to me at skyeviewtraveler@gmail.com The blog statistics indicate there are ample readers but I haven’t a clue […]

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A Long Journey Home: Concertizing the Golden Triangle

Events

Linda Tillery & the Cultural Heritage Choir (USA) in collaboration with Black Voices (England) and A Bay Area Community Chorus A Long Journey Home: Concertizing the Golden Triangle Friday, May 25, 8pm Providence Baptist Church 1601 McKinnon Street, San Francisco by donation Saturday, May 26, 8pm Brava Theater Center 2789 24th Street, San Francisco $25 […]

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Born To Drum 2007

Events

Presented by Carolyn Brandy and Jackie Thomason Sponsored by RhythMix Cultural Work What: Women’s Drum Camp Where: Point Bonita California (Marin Headlands) When: July 13, 14, & 15 (Fri, Sat, Sun) Cost: $385 Before May 21st, $425 May 22nd thru July 12th, $450 On Site, if available For details log on to http://www.borntodrum.net/

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Born To Drum 2007

Culture

Presented by Carolyn Brandy and Jackie Thomason Sponsored by RhythMix Cultural Work What: Women’s Drum Camp Where: Point Bonita California (Marin Headlands) When: July 13, 14, & 15 (Fri, Sat, Sun) Cost: $385 Before June 11st, $425 June 11nd thru July 12th, $450 at the door For details log on to http://www.borntodrum.net/

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Film Screening: NO! The Rape Documentary

Events

FILM SCREENING AND DISCUSSION San Francisco Women Against Rape presents two screenings of NO! The Rape Documentary Join us at SFWAR’s screening of NO! the rape documentary an AfroLez production followed by a discussion with NO! filmmaker Aishah Shahidah Simmons. Winner of both a juried award and an audience choice award at the 2006 San […]

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3RD ANNUAL QUEER WOMEN OF COLOR FILM FESTIVAL

Events

3RD ANNUAL QUEER WOMEN OF COLOR FILM FESTIVAL Presented by Queer Women of Color Media Arts Project (QWOCMAP) June 8 to 10, 2007 Brava Theater, SF 32 brand new films burst on screen in 4 film programs that paint the vivid, provocative, and kaleidoscopic stories of queer women of color.  From the luminous romance between […]

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Linda Tillery @ SF International Arts Festival 2007

Culture

The San Francisco International Arts Festival 2007 The Truth in Knowing/A Conversation Across the African Diaspora May 16 – May 27  SKYE’S FESTIVAL PICK  Linda Tillery & the Cultural Heritage Choir (USA) in collaboration with Black Voices (England) and A Bay Area Community Chorus A Long Journey Home: Concertizing the Golden Triangle Friday, May 25, […]

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The First Annual Noche de Florycanto

Culture, Events

As part of Semana de la Raza & In Observance of Cinco de Mayo, the Xican@ Culture Working Group Proudly Invite You To: The First Annual Noche de Florycanto A Night of Chican@ Love, Culture, Poetry and Resistance Thursday, May 3rd, 2007 7:00-10:30 P.M. Heller Multi Cultural Lounge (Inside the MLK Student Union, U.C. Berkeley) Featuring: […]

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