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Queer authors to read now

Queer authors to read now

Holly Haney, Staff Reporter October 13, 2021

Akwaeke Emezi Akwaeke Emezi is a nonbinary Nigerian author best known for their debut novel “Freshwater,” as well as “Pet,” “The Death of Vivek Oji,” “Dear Senthuran: A Black Spirit...

Despite New Orleans’ conservative roots, the city’s LGBTQ+ community has made great strides against prejudice.

Inside Louisiana’s rainbow city

Kaitlin Lowe, Contributing Columnist October 13, 2021

People may assume it is smooth sailing for LGBTQ+ individuals in New Orleans as it is such a “liberal” city. Looking below the surface of the Crescent City, Louisiana has a long history of prejudice...

Grrlspot showcases queer talent, from DJ’s to burlesque dancers and girl-on-girl acrobats.

Grrlspot celebrates queer womxn in New Orleans

Maiya Tate, Editor-in-Chief October 13, 2021

In a world where queer womxn spaces are constantly coming in and out of existence, Jenna Jordan creates a new space in a new venue every month in New Orleans. The purpose of this space is simple —...

SOPHIE leaves behind her a legacy of futuristic transness

SOPHIE leaves behind her a legacy of futuristic transness

Ori Tsameret, Intersections Editor February 3, 2021

This past Saturday, I opened my Twitter feed to a torrent of tweets about pop artist Sophie Xeon, better known as her mononymous stage name SOPHIE. Intrigued by the melancholy nostalgia of the tweets,...

Letter to the Editor: Abolish TUPD

Letter to the Editor: Abolish TUPD

November 12, 2020

To all Tulane students in New Orleans, First, an introduction — we are writing as members of Abolish TUPD, a non-Tulane affiliated group organizing with the intent of defunding, disarming, dismantling...

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The failure of gay community building in college

Shahamat Uddin, Intersections Editor May 1, 2020

For many closeted gay high school kids, college was the beaming light at the end of the tunnel. Confined to  small suburban hometowns and stifled by the ignorance of our young peers, we knew that...

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“Portrait of a Lady on Fire” capturing the queer experience on the silver screen

Haley Soares, Arcade Editor March 5, 2020

After a long wait by audiences across the country, we may finally rejoice in the wide release of “Portrait of a Lady on Fire.”  Winner of the prestigious Queer Palm Feature and Best Screenplay...

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OPINION: Pinkwashing Israeli politics at Tulane

Cliff Soloway, Wash Fields, and Harmonii Odinga October 2, 2019

On Tuesday last week, Shai DeLuca-Tamasi visited Tulane to share his experiences as a gay man and former sergeant in the Israeli Defense Forces. DeLuca-Tamasi spoke about coming out in the military and...

Just because you watch ‘Queer Eye’ doesn’t mean you’re not homophobic

Just because you watch ‘Queer Eye’ doesn’t mean you’re not homophobic

Shahamat Uddin, Intersections Editor September 18, 2019

The moment I first saw Tan France on Netflix’s promotion for the reality show “Queer Eye” was the first moment I ever saw myself represented on television. Brown gay Muslim men seemed like an...

Take a peek into this “Special” show

Grace Yang, Staff Writer April 17, 2019

When it comes to producing content, Netflix has found a steady strategy: throw it at the wall, and see what sticks. On a monthly basis, the streaming service releases its self-produced shows and movies,...

Complicating Womens History Month: powerful voices from margins

Complicating Women’s History Month: powerful voices from margins

Hugo Fajardo, Intersections Editor March 13, 2019

As the nation celebrates Women’s History Month this March, citizens reflect on the significance and impact of what it means to be a woman. As the years go by, women are rightfully attaining more opportunities...

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Intersections’ top queer black Instagrammers to follow

Lauren Flowers, Intersections Editor February 20, 2019

Looking for socially conscious memes? Or just need a break from all your midterm studying? Intersections has got you covered with the top five queer Black accounts to follow this month. Celebrate an...

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