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The ‘Studio 54 West’ that Provided Sanctuary for LGBTQ African Americans

Filmmaker C. Fitz met Jewel Thais-Williams — the owner of Jewel’s Catch One, the oldest African-American LGBTQ disco in the country — after volunteering to direct a three-minute short…

Queer Icon James St. James on the Death of Subcultures

James St. James lives in infamy. As the author of Party Monster, the 1991 memoir about New York “Club Kids” that spawned a movie starring…

Movies That Take Place Over One Crazy Night

Good Time hits theaters today, telling the story of a Queens criminal (played by Robert Pattinson in a change-of-pace role) trying to stay two steps…

Touched by an Angel

She’s got parrot-green siren locks, Sailor Pluto proportions and hoards of lascivious fanboys trying to slide into her inbox. Meet Lulo, aka @itslulo: Instagram heartbreaker,…