Events

Upcoming Events

Out in Time: A Conversation and Book Signing with Dr. Perry N. Halkitis

Date: 10/10/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Dana Room, John Cotton Dana Library, 185 University Avenue, Newark, NJ 07102
Join the Queer Newark Oral History Project for a conversation with Perry N. Halkitis, author of Out in Time: The Public Lives of Gay Men from Stonewall to the Queer Generation.

She Like Girls by Chisa Hutchinson: A Staged Reading

Date: 10/24/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Bradley Hall Theatre, Rutgers University-Newark, 110 Warren St, Newark, NJ 07102

Yendor Theatre Company, in partnership with the Queer Newark Oral History Project, presents a staged reading of She Like Girls, the GLAAD award-winning play, written by Chisa Hutchinson and directed by Andrew Binger.

Past Events

E Que Das Suas Vidas?: Revisiting the Lives of Queer Brazilians in Newark Ten Years Later

Date: 09/17/2019 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Dana Room, John Cotton Dana Library, 185 University Avenue, Newark, NJ 07102
From 2005-2008, Yamil Avivi conducted an ethnographic interview study of queer Brazilian immigrant men living in the Ironbound neighborhood. Missing from dominant and immigrant Lusophone newspapers and historical narratives, Avivi centered these queer men’s everyday lives including their participation at church, the market and nightlife within the neighborhood. Just over ten years later, he interviewed several interviewees again to understand what has become of their lives.

At Home in Newark exhibit on display at Audible

Date: 07/15/2019 (All day)
Location: Lobby of Audible, 1 Washington Park, Newark, NJ 07102

March with Queer Newark at Newark Gay Pride!

Date: 07/14/2019 - 12:00pm
Location: 5 - 7 Lincoln Park, Newark, NJ 07102
Walk starts from Lincoln Park at Noon. Visit the Newark Pride website for the parade route.

Queer Newark Pride Walking Tour

Date: 07/13/2019 - 1:00pm
Location: Military Park, Newark, NJ 07102
Departing from Military Park, in area between the Kennedy bust and cannons. The QNOHP tour will highlight the rich and illuminating experiences of the city's LGBTQ and gender-nonconforming communities. Featuring both historical landmarks and contemporary sites, tour leaders will share stories about key events, significant happenings, and interesting personalities that showcase the resilience of an often-invisible population of Newarkers.

Broken Pieces: Creative Expression, Lived Experiences and Queer Oral History

Date: 05/24/2018 - 6:00pm
Location: Gallery Aferro
“Broken Pieces: Creative Expression, Lived Experiences and Queer Oral History” A Conversation with Aaron Frazier

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