Archive for August, 2008

A Family Affair In Oakland, CA

Culture

Enjoy the Sistahs Steppin In Pride Photos! —— Bonus Link Muscial dedication to all my Yeah Area homegirls. “I am giving you props, respect and dignity”. Rachelle Ferrell – Sista (live)   Rachelle Ferrell “Sista” You got that certain thang that can’t quite be described Copied all over the world, it can’t be denied And […]

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Celebrating Black Butch Visibility In The Performing Arts

Culture

In support of my long-time comrade, sistahfriend, and daddi-dyke Pippa Fleming I want to direct Skyeview readers to the announcement below. The Ms. K.I.A. Chronicles is important cultural work and will surely serve to increase Black butch visibility in the performing arts. The project is still a work-in-progress but these women are off to a […]

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Oakland Art & Soul Festival

Culture

Oakland Art & Soul Festival Labor Day Weekend ——————– August 30, 31 & Sept. 1, 2008 Noon-6pm $10 at door; $5 Youth 13-18 & Senior 65+; 12 & under free Enjoy music by the Indigo Girls, Stephanie Mills, The Matches, Bobby Hutcherson, Rose Royce, Walter Hawkins and more during the 8th Annual Comcast Art & […]

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BÒGÒLANFINI

For Fun

My attempt at crafting a virtual mud cloth was so much fun I decided to add this interactive Smithsonian link to Skyeview. Way cool! Link http://www.mnh.si.edu/africanvoices/mudcloth/index_flash.html

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THE 7TH ANNUAL SISTAHS STEPPIN’ WEEKEND

Culture, Events

Announcement —————————————————— AUGUST 23-24, 2008 in OAKLAND, CA SATURDAY, 8/23: EAST BAY DYKE MARCH & FESTIVAL March: Meet 11am @ Astro Park (across fr. Lake Merritt pillars) Festival: 1-5pm @ Snow Park, 19th/20th St. & Harrison, Oakland SATURDAY, 8/23, 9pm-2am, $15: AFTERPARTY The Vibe Lounge, 2272 Telegraph Ave., Oakland SUNDAY, 8/24, 12 noon – 3pm: […]

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