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Queering Perspectives Festival — Rachel Mars

February 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Rachel Mars will perform in the Queering Perspectives Festival at Williams College. Press photo courtesy of the '62 Center
Rachel Mars

Queering Perspectives Festival presents Rachel Mars in a solo show that triangulates the sex and love letters of long-dead artists, contemporary sexts, and a meditation on the construction of the queer female body.

Your Sexts Are Shit: Older Better Letters is an intimate, funny and moving solo show, the ’62 Center says — ‘Come! Take pleasure in James Joyce’s passion for arse, find out who sneaked her gay lover into the White House, hear from Frida Kahlo, Georgia O’Keeffe, Mozart and bear witness to the best/worst sexts ever sent, in an erotic archive shot through with Rachel’s personal ventures in contemporary Queer kink.’

Rachel will join in a Q&A with Salty Brine on Friday, February 23.

The Queering Perspectives Festival interrogates conventional, culturally normative performance. We want to create a platform for the othered, experimental, and subversive, pushing the boundaries of their form in pursuit of new research and artistic production. QPF has the agenda of sparking new conversations about performance on campus. We want performance to be a springboard for conversation into sexualities, genders, bodies, races, ethnicities, abilities, and desires.

Funded in part by the New England States Touring program of the New England Foundation for the Arts, made possible with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts Regional Touring Program and the six New England state arts agencies.

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February 23
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7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Williams ’62 Center
1000 Main St.
Williamstown, MA
(413) 597-2425

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