Pride art show in Petersburg
June 23, 2022
The deadline to drop off submissions for this year's Pride art show came and went with the beginning of the week and, as of Monday, organizer Annette Bennett was still hoping to get a piece of art done in time. June is Pride month and Bennett helped establish the event in 2019 with the goal of helping increase visibility of the LGBTQ community on Mitkof Island.
Bennett feels like COVID disrupting life for many people might have temporarily taken some of the wind out of those sails. But they recently heard a story which demonstrates that visibility is growing and complex conversations are t...