WHAT: Superbutch is a panel discussion, fashion show and dance party. Superbutch is 19+.
WHEN: Saturday May 14th | Panel Discussion, 6:00-7:30 pm | Live Music and Fashion Show, 8:30-10pm | Dance Party to follow with DJ Cozmic Cat.
WHERE: The Great Hall, 1087 Queen Street West. The Great Hall is fully wheelchair accessible, and offers all-gender washrooms.
PANEL DISCUSSION (FREE ENTRY): “Let’s Talk About Butch” – A panel and space to discuss what “butch” is, what it isn’t, and what it might be. Panelists—including people who do and don’t identify as butch—will talk about female masculinity and trans masculinity, past and present.
Moderated by Michèle Pearson Clarke • Panelists are Tee Fergus, Kathryn Payne, reese simpkins, and Dinah Thorpe
Wheelchair accessible • ASL interpretation • All-gender washrooms • Glad Day book table
Glad Day opened in 1970, and is the world’s longest running LGBT bookshop. In 1992, the store’s manager was arrested for carrying the lesbian S/M magazine BAD ATTITUDE. Glad Day has the largest collection of queer and trans books for sale in one place and they love butches!
POP-UP SHOP: And if you wake up wanting more… come to a pop-up shop on Sunday, May 15th, to see and buy fashions by the show’s designers. The pop-up runs from 1-5pm at Supermarket (268 Augusta Ave, in Kensington Market).