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Gigi Otálvaro-Hormillosa is a San Francisco-based performance artist, writer, psychogeographer, and Ph.D. candidate in Theater & Performance Studies at Stanford, with a minor in Art History. Her research engages cultural memory, the politics of space, and the intersection of race, gender, and sexuality, as well as art and activism – from Buenos Aires to San Francisco. She has received awards from the Franklin Furnace Fund for Performance Art, the San Francisco Art Commission, and the National Association for Latino Art and Culture, among others. Her writing has been published in Performance Research and in various anthologies and exhibition catalogs. Her manuscript in progress is titled Erotic Resistance: Performance, Art, and Activism in San Francisco Strip Clubs, 1960s-2010s. More information at gigiotalvaro.com. (Photo: Robbie Sweeny.)