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While the recorder’s off, Marc Andreyko tells me he’s not a good person. I find this difficult to believe. Beyond the fact that he took time out to meet me during New York Comic Con weekend for fried chicken and coffee, the decades-long veteran of marquee comic book writing—Doctor Strange, Batwoman, and Wonder Woman ’77—took it upon himself to give something back to the world. Like countless others, the openly gay Andreyko was directly affected...
It's been just over a month since the tragic shooting at Orlando’s Pulse nightclub. With 49 dead and 53 wounded, it was the worst mass shooting in American history, particularly for the specific populations targeted in the attack--it was during a Latin Night at Pulse, which is a gay bar, and just preceding Pride weekend. The racially-charged nature of this hate crime on the queer community means the tragedy hit harder than could possibly...
I had a lot of dreams about Berghain before I ever went. I dreamt of watching two guys have sex in a dark room and woke up wet. I dreamt of dancing so hard to “Subzero” that Ben Klock himself complimented my commitment. I dreamt of getting denied at the door countless times. I dreamt of finally getting in and then getting kicked out for eating a chicken tender on the dance floor. Berghain...
What’s so refreshing about New York based rock duo PWR BTTM is their explicit embrace of queerness within their work. The wildly prolific author and activist Sarah Schulman writes in In Ties That Bind: Familial Homophobia and Its Consequences of queer creators who sadly become successful only by eliminating queerness from their work and embracing heteronormativity--that is not what Liv Bruce and Ben Hopkins do in PWR BTTM. Their music, and presence--both online and...

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