Pittsburgh Queer History Project

The Pittsburgh Queer History Project (PQHP)  is an oral history and media archive, focusing on LGBT nightlife in Pittsburgh, PA from 1960 to 1990. Founded by Harrison Apple in 2012, the project began as an investigation of gay-owned-and-operated after-hours nightclubs. Within these nightclubs, LGBT Pittsburghers used fraternal organization charters as semi-legal shelters and created an […]

#DragProTip: The Booklet

On December 14, 2013 – fueled by boredom and sarcasm – I created the Twitter hashtag #DragProTip. Offering up tongue-in-cheek advice for drag queens and their fans alike, the hashtag has continued indefinitely with 401 tips as of March 8, 2016. #DragProTip: The Booklet is a collection of the best tweets from this short-text diversion. […]