Here are lesbian love spells from ancient Rome; censored chapters of the Kamasutra; Native American two-spirit
rituals; centuries-old erotic gay and lesbian art; and much more.
The 2SLGBTQQIA group refers to two-spirit
, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex and asexual people.
KNOWN FOR: Tapepechul is artistic director of Nelwat Ishkamewe, a two-spirit
theatre in D.C.
actor Ty Defoe takes on straight white men in his new role on Broadway.
"However, the panel did recognise that other designations do exist including, for example: "LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer/questioning and others); and; "LGBTQQIP2SAA (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, queer, intersex, pansexual, two-spirit
(2S), androgynous and asexual.
"What I haven't really seen written about is the resilience of Two-Spirit
people and tradition."
While she doesn't identify as female, her experience doesn't align with "colonial lgbt+ terminology." Instead, she says, "Two-Spirit
means being connected to my Ojibway culture as a whole person in body, mind, and spirit."
The editors also acknowledge the lack of contributions from Indigenous and Two-Spirit
Canadian historians and other researchers address spatial aspects of exhibitions in museums that present subordinated cultures in the region; regional archival practices in preserving lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, two-spirit
, intersex, and queer histories; J.Z.
While Bratt's feature-length narrative film La Mission (2009) features a masculine Mexica gay teenager who survives fused homophobic and trans*-phobic violence, Baker's short animation Two Spirit: Injunuity (2013) makes stronger trans* and two-spirit
Mexica youth identity affirmations.
John "Hawk" Co-Cke/Wa-Ko-Sa-Moie (lady who travels) spoke on the "History, Mystery and Pride of our Two-Spirit
People." John/Wako is the Prevention Specialist for the Suicide and Substance Abuse Incentive at the Muscogee-Creek Nation Behavioral Health in Okmulgee, OK.