Love Beyond the Binary

When:
March 5, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2016-03-05T19:00:00-05:00
2016-03-05T22:00:00-05:00
Where:
D-Beatstro
1292 Bloor St W
Toronto, ON M6H 1N9
Canada
Cost:
$5/PWYC
Contact:
Toronto Queer Zine Fair

TQZF presents an open mic on
♥ Love Beyond the Binary ♥

Featuring Readings By:

Amrit Brar (Writer and Illustrator http://www.amritbrarillustration.com/)

Lynx Sainte-Marie (Afro+Goth Poet https://lynxsaintemarie.wordpress.com/)

Mel Campbell (Patchwork Poetics http://www.patchworkpoetics.com/about/)

and…YOU!

Sometimes we create binaries even in our own alternatives to existing normalized narratives. Lets break that down.

There is validity wherever we are at!
Love goes beyond just chosen family and romantic love!
There is intention in the love and relationships that we create for ourselves!

Doors: 6PM, Reading & Open Mic 7-10PM
$5/PWYC/No One Turned Away

Access Info:
Wheelchair Accessible (closest accessible subway station is Dufferin)
All ages
No alcohol served
Gender neutral bathrooms
ASL interpretation
Please come scent free

WANT TO PARTICIPATE IN THE OPEN MIC??
read a poem, perform a spoken word piece, tell us a story, read a short story or share a piece of writing you are working on!! Performances should be a MAX of 5 minutes.

NOTE: We encourage people who know that they are interested in performing to send their pieces to us two weeks ahead of time. This is so that ASL interpreters can adequately prepare, especially for folks who will be doing any kind of slam poetry or singing. However, we will also have a number of open spots available for people who decide to participate in the open mic the night of, but your piece may not be able to have interpretation. We are also encouraging deaf and hard of hearing people to submit pieces and participate!

If you interested in signing up in advance, please email the Toronto Queer Zine Fair at < torontoqueerzinefair@gmail.com >

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