Joshua Watkins

Joshua Watkins is a frequent contributor to OutSmart Magazine.
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Brian is Ze: Meet the Genderqueer Artist Changing Houston’s Rap Scene

BiZ continues to stake hir claim as a musical force to be reckoned with.

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Comedic Champ: Stand-up Sensation Poppy Champlin Returns to Houston

Poppy Champlin is happy to bring her Queer Queens of Qomedy tour through Texas once again, with a stop at…

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At Some Point, It Won’t Be Visibility, It Will Be Normalcy: Queer Philanthropist of Color Combats Bullying Through Hairstyling

Madin Ray Lopez—black, Latino, queer, hairstylist, and philanthropist—discusses self-love, pride, and visibility.

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Arts & Entertainment

Theatre Under the Stars Finds Revival through Houston’s Rich Diversity

With a desire to engage, inspire, and entertain, TUTS has brought on new artistic advisor Sheldon Epps.

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There’s an Audience for Your Story, Too: Bisexual Comedian of Color Breaks Barriers

Sydney Turner is one of the vigilant—a black bisexual woman pursuing a comedy career in the Caucasian sea of Austin,…

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