Java Knights – Literature Shop of Horrors - Oct 31
Special Guest: RM Vaughan - Writer, art journalist and video artist
RM Vaughan (author of the celebrated neo-gothic novels Spells and A Quilted Heart) will give a spirited talk on queers in vintage horror cinema, with film clips. After the talk, all are invited to carve pumpkins with Vaughan, who knows his way around large vegetables and table knives. BYOP - Bring Your Own Pumpkin - Prizes for best carvings and best costumes.
Java Knights - Halloween "Pride" Dance Party begins shortly after 9 pm, runs till wee hours. While the Art Bar is a quarter of the size of the space at Rhino's Bar and Grill, where Gay West held the Parkdale Pride Party on June 10, 2006. Drop in for a hour at the Art Bar, before heading off to your favourite location tonight. Meet old friends. Halloween is better than Pride! - Halloween is the gay and lesbian community's Christmas and we celebrate it like nobody's business. Halloween is without a doubt the queerest time of the year.
Gladstone Hotel Art Bar - 1214 Queen St W-416 531 4635 - Event Starts 7 PM sharp and is over at 9 pm. Dance Party begins at 9 pm. See home page for more details
Official Website: http://www.queerwest.org/javaknights.php
Added by don_quixote on September 3, 2006