GFest – gayWise LGBT Arts Festival, London’s premier LGBT cross-arts festival, announced the selection panel members for 2009.
Art historian Dr Alan Tomkins, Ajamu X – photographer and Black LGBT community archivist, accomplished filmmaker Campbell, performance artist Brian Lobel, writer and editor Helen Sandler, editor of Chroma: a Queer literary journal Shaun Levin, GFest artistic director Niranjan Kamatkar and established theatre director and advisor Sita Ramamurthy will select the works for this year’s GFest programme.
GFest open call for submissions was announced last month. Deadline for submissions is 29 June 2008 & the panel has agreed to meet in July to finalise the programme. Niranjan Kamatkar, Artistic Director of GFest commented, “We received a number of exciting submissions from across the world this year and we are open to receive further entries within next 7 weeks.”
Submissions info & forms : http://www.gaywisefestival.org.uk