Queer Cinema of China, Hong Kong and Taiwan

Thanks to a post by Scott E. Myers in the Queer East Asian Studies group on facebook I got inspired to publish a list of queer cinema feature films, some of which you can stream online, from China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. So I think I’ll be busy watching these,...

Perfume Genius Concert

by Mareike Lütge It’s a summer evening in shimmery hot Berlin. People are spending their time at lakes, parks or in front of bars with a cold beer. Only a few will find their way to Privatclub, a small venue in a basement in Kreuzberg, although there’s a very good...

Jamie Stewart/Xiu Xiu

by Verena Spilker Jamie Stewart has been making music for over 14 years. Eight years ago he started his band Xiu Xiu. Following the change in line-up, the band has put out an album that is more pop than any of the previous ones, but their sensitivity and haggardness...

Terre Thaemlitz

Gendernetworks & Music These Interviews were conducted by Steffen & Verena in 2003/2004 as part of a research for a paper at the University of Göttingen, Germany on gender networks and music. Queer as in challenging heteronormativity Terre Thaemlitz yes,...