Drag Queen Story Hour (DQSH)

A delightful initiative that nurtures acceptance of diversity and encourages children to embrace the fullness of their individuality and imagination through story time: Drag Queen Story Hour (DQSH) is just what it sounds like—drag queens reading stories to children in libraries, schools, and bookstores. DQSH captures the imagination and play of the gender fluidity of…

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In Search of the Truth… Interactive Project Aims to Capture as Many Personal Truths Around the World As Possible

Of their In Search of the Truth (The Truth Booth) project,  Cause Collective write:   In Search of the Truth (The Truth Booth) is an installation comprised of a touring, portable, inflatable ‘Truth Booth’ that embarked on a world tour at the Galway Arts Festival, Ireland in 2011 . The exterior is iconically shaped like a giant cartoon speech…

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{ Every Single Word } Video Series Edits Down Popular Films to Only Feature the Words Spoken by People of Color

Better late than never, I just discovered Dylan Marron‘s fantastic project, Every Single Word, in which he edits down mainstream films to just the parts in which people of color speak. The edits, nearly all of which are under a minute, are an incredibly powerful statement about the lack of nuanced, complex and diverse representations in mainstream media. I particularly love…

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