Author Archives: Gabe Montesanti

Arch Rival Roller Derby Is a Queer Sanctuary

Arch Rival Roller Derby Is a Queer Sanctuary

When I joined St. Louis’ flat-track roller derby team in 2016, one of the first things I was told was, “Nobody joins roller derby if they have a perfectly happy life. Usually, they’re dealing with some shit.” That was certainly the case for me. I was 22, newly enrolled in graduate school at Washington University

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