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by TRACY BAIM
2003-07-23

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Homolatte: Queer Words and Music at No Exit Cafe hosted by Scott Free this week features Nikki Patin and Akire Bubar, with Aerin Tedesco, Thursday, July 24, 8 p.m., 6970 N. Glenwood, (773) 743-3355, www.scottfree.net .

Steamworks hosts an M4M4sex.com party July 24, 8 p.m.-midnight, 3246 N. Halsted, (773) 929-6080, www.steamworksonline.com .

Celebrate the recent Supreme Court ruling by viewing a new 35mm print of Salo, or the 120 Days of Sodom, Pier Paolo Pasolini's controversial and graphic 1975 adaptation of the Marquis de Sade's novel. Through July 31st, Siskel Film Center, 164 N. State, (312) 846-2600, www.siskelfilmcenter.org .

Touché's Christmas in July is Friday, July 25, at 11 p.m.; also Trident Run Weekend, 6412 N. Clark, (773) 465-7400.

Hideaway's Hot to Trot—Stella's Hiatus Show with Regina Upright, Tajma Hall, Monique Moyet and Patricia Roberts is Sat., July 26, 7301 W. Roosevelt, Forest Park, (708) 771-4459.

Kindred Hearts hosts a Single Mingle Sat., July 26, a new way to meet single womyn of all ages in a fun, non-threatening one-on-one interaction. Informal mingling begins at 6 p.m., activities begin at 7 p.m., $10, 2214 Ridge Ave., Evanston, (847) 604-0913, www.kindred-hearts.com .

Association of Latino Men for Action's Summer picnic is Sunday, July 27, food and soft drinks provided, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., $5 members/$10 non-members, just south of Hollywood Beach, (773) 472-6469 ext 281.

Speakeasy Supper Club presents the Elaine Dame Trio Sunday, July 27, 7-10 p.m., 1401 W. Devon, (773) 338-0600.

Stella Productions and Windy City Continental present Quest for the Crown, an evening with Regina Upright and friends, including Tajma Hall, Chanel Exotique, Monique Moyet, Raven Cole and many more, Monday, July 28, Baton 9 p.m., $10, 436 N. Clark, (312) 644-5269, www.stellaproductions2.com .

Tomboy Girl Fest 2003 is a full day of music, comedy, workshops, food and shopping featuring Tret Fure, Ember Swift, Ubaka Hill, Alix Olson, Lucie Blue Tremblay and more, Sat., July 26, Noon-9:30 p.m., Alliant Energy Center Exhibition Hall, Madison, WI, (608) 256-9738, www.tomboygirl.com .

A Memorial for Gerardo Montemayor will be held Sunday, July 27, 4-7 p.m., Ann Sather, 929 W. Belmont, (773) 348-2378. See the August En La Vida, now available, for details on his amazing activist life.

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