Oranges & Hurricanes & Gay People w/ Ames Hawkins

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Our special guest is Ames Hawkins from the Gerber/Hart Library & Archives in Rogers Park, the largest queer archive in the Midwest! She’s a writer, artist, Associate Provost for Faculty Research and Development and an Associate Professor in the English and Creative Writing Department, co-host and co-producer of the brilliantly named scholarly podcast Masters of Text (, and board member of the freakin Gerber/Hart archives! Follow them on instagram @gerberhart

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