Programming Teaser

Here is a list of some of the amazing workshops that we’re hosting at the 2009 Butch Voices Conference: Constructing Black Fe/Male Masculinity Butch Images in Film Class and Classism in Butch Communities Bulldagger: A Discussion for Woman-Identified, Female Pronoun Using Butches That’s Your Mom? That’s a Boy! Writing Our Desire The Possibilities and Pleasures

Deadline Extended

CALL FOR PROPOSALS! The Butch Voices Submission Deadline HAS BEEN EXTENDED till JUNE 1, 2009. We especially invite studs, aggressives, butches of color, people with dis/abilities, and all others to apply TODAY! To read the call for proposals, and to fill out a submission form, please click HERE.

To Be Black, Intellectual and Butch

It took me a long time to decide what to say about being a black butch woman.  A great deal has already been said, rivers of ink have flowed and countless electrons sent whizzing around the Internet, in the name of defining and illustrating what it is to be butch.  However, there’s an image of

Reduced Conference Hotel Guestroom Rate

It’s not a secret that hotels are suffering a bit in our current economic times. Even the Oakland Marriott City Center has had to look at rate structures and lower its weekend rates in order to remain competitive. Thus we are now able to offer our attendees a reduced guestroom rate at the host hotel

Financial Aid

Butch Voices is working hard to provide a quality conference while at the same time, keeping costs for everyone involved as low as possible. That being said, we would like to offer financial aid to those who might otherwise be unable to attend. For those who are truly be suffering from economic hardship, rather than