CSUMB celebrates LGBTQ+ history with a series of events. Some of the events are listed here along with library resources on related topics.
Screening of Paris is Burning
Thursday, October 11, 2018, 7 p.m. - 12 a.m., Black Box Cabaret
A documentary about drag queens in New York City.
Werk Witch Drag Show
Friday, October 12, 2018, 8-10 p.m., University Center Ballroom
Performances by professional drag queens and a student drag competition!
Check out these books on drag performance:
Underwood, L., & Schacht, S. (2004). The drag queen anthology: The absolutely fabulous but flawlessly customary world of female impersonators. New York: Harrington Park Press.
Wilson, J. (2010). Bulldaggers, Pansies, and Chocolate Babies: Performance, Race, and Sexuality in the Harlem Renaissance. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.
Senelick, L. (2000). The changing room: Sex, drag, and theatre. London: Routledge.
Rodger, Gillian M., & Rodger, Gillian M. (2018). Just one of the boys: Female-to-male cross-dressing on the American variety stage. Urbana: University of Illinois Press.
Escudero-Alias, M. (2009). Long live the king: A genealogy of performative genders. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars.
Rupp, L., & Taylor, V. (2003). Drag queens at the 801 Cabaret. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.