The drag king book
100 photographs, 25 in color. This book, the first to chart the explosive rise of drag kings, combines the photographs of Del LaGrace Volcano with the text of Judith Halberstam.
The text, a savvy mix of interviews and theory, contains important insights on the notion of female masculinities as exhibited by the drag king scene. The photographs of drag kings in London, New York, and San Francisco showcase these exuberant performers with an appropriate sense of admiration. They include posed studio shots, live action pictures, as well as the intimate images of drag kings dressing up and practicing their looks. The book celebrates the most important new developments on the New York and San Francisco club scene.
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Review: The Drag King BookUser Review - Mary - Goodreads
The authors talk with drag kings from Paris (limited), London, San Francisco and New York. I wanted to check out this book for 2 reasons, the first being the photography (Del LaGrace Volcano) and ... Read full review
Review: The Drag King BookUser Review - Maxine - Goodreads
I found the writing hard to follow but an interesting pictorial book at any rate. Read full review
What is a Drag King?
The King is Dead Long Live the King
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