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15 Dec


Pick up Butcher Queers

26 Nov

The print edition of Butcher Queers issue four is now out. You can pick up your latest copy fom Pantibar on Capel street, Dublin or The Winding Stair Bookshop on Eden Quay.

A huge thank you to everyone that came to our launch last night and to those that gave donations towards printing costs. Remember BQ is advert-free, non-commerical and 100% non-profit

Downloadable PDF version will be available from this weekend

Power to The People

9 Nov


Here at Butcher Queer we’re delighted to announce that ‘The People Issue’ will be launched in Pantibar, Dublin on Thursday 25th November at 8.30pm,

Featuring brave new writing by David Babby, Joey Kavanagh, Emily Aoibheann and Stephen Meyler. Transgressive photography by Sean Mehan and Emily Aoibheann. Homoerotic art by Neil O’Driscoll and lots more visually exciting work

As usual there are only 1000 individually numbered copies available: RSVP our Facebook event page here

Priesthood Goes Burlesque

8 Nov

Check out this well written essay by Ed Madden for The Gay and Lesbian Review. The piece features Opus Gei (Alternative Miss Ireland 2010 contestant) as well as other cultural and artistic responses to clerical abuse scandals.

Stereotype Writer

29 Oct

This is one of the stupidest, ignorant and offensive articles I’ve ever read. Michelle Doyle, Editor of UT Culture magazine has stooped to new lows with her shallow guide to getting your own “GBF” (Gay Best Friend). I’d be surprised if she has any friends left by the end of the month, gay or straight.  This article may offend, but I don’t  approve of any personal attacks on Michelle. Play the ball, not the player.

Meat Extract

28 Oct

We’re giving out a Mini poster zine called ‘Meat Extract’ with previews of Butcher Queers issue 4 tonight at Halcyon Nights

Peek Show

12 Oct

Here’s a sneaky peek at what’s in store for issue 4.