The oppressor within: On hair, racism and queerness The oppressor within: On hair, racism and queerness

The oppressor within: On hair, racism and queerness

The oppressor within: On hair, racism and queerness

My black hair is proof. It’s an emblem in the same way that I have a shaved undercut on the sides of my head to signal and show my queerness.

The oppressor within: On hair, racism and queerness

The oppressor within: On hair, racism and queerness

My black hair is proof. It’s an emblem in the same way that I have a shaved undercut on the sides of my head to signal and show my queerness.

Queerplatonic Relationships: An aromantic’s love story Queerplatonic Relationships: An aromantic’s love story

Queerplatonic Relationships: An aromantic's love story

Queerplatonic Relationships: An aromantic's love story

Queerplatonic relationships offer a framework for bending the rules of traditional heteronormative and amatonormative relationships.

Queerplatonic Relationships: An aromantic's love story

Queerplatonic Relationships: An aromantic's love story

Queerplatonic relationships offer a framework for bending the rules of traditional heteronormative and amatonormative relationships.

Sexuality labels and their limits Sexuality labels and their limits

Sexuality labels and their limits

Sexuality labels and their limits

I don’t need labels to remind me of that, or to tell others who I am. Don’t stick one on me. It will slide right off.

Sexuality labels and their limits

Sexuality labels and their limits

I don’t need labels to remind me of that, or to tell others who I am. Don’t stick one on me. It will slide right off.

Romain Berger’s photos imagine a Stonewall-era kinky motel Romain Berger’s photos imagine a Stonewall-era kinky motel

Romain Berger's photos imagine a Stonewall-era kinky motel

Romain Berger's photos imagine a Stonewall-era kinky motel

I imagined the spirit of a motel in that area at that time – something a little bit unsanitary, poorly lit and certainly not very expensive.

Romain Berger's photos imagine a Stonewall-era kinky motel

Romain Berger's photos imagine a Stonewall-era kinky motel

I imagined the spirit of a motel in that area at that time – something a little bit unsanitary, poorly lit and certainly not very expensive.

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My black hair is proof. It’s an emblem in the same way that I have a shaved undercut on the sides of my head to signal and show my queerness.

Queerplatonic relationships offer a framework for bending the rules of traditional heteronormative and amatonormative relationships.

I don’t need labels to remind me of that, or to tell others who I am. Don’t stick one on me. It will slide right off.

I imagined the spirit of a motel in that area at that time – something a little bit unsanitary, poorly lit and certainly not very expensive.

I quickly begin to desperately miss my body hair, now seeing it for its truth –  it has been my armour. It has shaped and corseted my frame.

It became apparent why the way women’s sport is participated in and played resonates so deeply with me: it is so critically important.

We are excited to announce Archer Magazine issue #17: the HOME issue!

I follow a very systematic process for creating my work. The story of Camo all begins with the fabric.

I thought I was going to repair the picket fence, but it turns out I was repairing myself.

These friendships help tether generations of queers, providing a useful buoy to humanise each other against a broader hetero-stained society.

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