City Lights: WUSSY Mag; Artist Vek Neal; And More

Vol. 4 of WUSSY drops June 28.
Vol. 4 of WUSSY drops June 28.
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Wednesday on “City Lights with Lois Reitzes”:

  • 1:22: Myke Johns talks with WUSSY Mag editor-in-chief and co-founder Jon Dean as well as managing editor Barry Brandon about what it means to be queer and what goes into creating content for a publication focused on a marginalized community within an already marginalized community.
  • 20:01: Painter Amy Sherald joins Lois Reitzes for a conversation about painting First Lady Michelle Obama’s official portrait, race in art, and winning this year’s Driskell Prize.
  • 33:13: Atlanta-based artist and photographer Vek Neal sits down with Johns to talk about his first book of photography, “Vekking.”