The Girls Talk about Drag Queens at the Cabaret. Show all authors. Leila J. Rupp. Leila J. Rupp · See all articles by this author. Search Google Scholar. Drag Queens at the Cabaret. By Leila J. Rupp an. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, Pp. Many a reader of an academic book will rush to the. PDF | On Feb 1, , Leila J. Rupp and others published The Girls Talk about Drag Queens at the Cabaret.
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They also consider how the queens create a space that encourages camaraderie and acceptance among everyday people, no matter what their sexual preferences might be. They also consider how the queens create a space that encourages camaraderie and acceptance among everyday people, no matter what their sexual preferences might be. MyersDaniel M. Methods Notes Bibliography Index. Open Preview See a Problem?
Books by Thd J. What Makes a Man a Crag Putting the shows in the context of the history of drag, Drag Queens at the Cabaret analyzes the ways that the shows, based on focus groups with audience members, changed lives.
Gender and Sexuality Literature and Literary Criticism: The Story of Jane Laura Kaplan. In what follows, Rupp and Taylor provide detailed accounts of the individual drag queens at thepaying careful attention to their different perspectives on life, love, gender, romance, race, class, money, and sex; and they embed the information about the queens within brief but helpful sketches of the economy of Key West, the history of drag queen culture, and the relations between drag scenes and social movements.
With Respect to Sex Gayatri Reddy. Drag Queens at the Cabaret. Be the first to ask a question about Drag Queens at the Cabaret. When the lights finally go down, statuesque blonds and stunning brunettes sporting black leather miniskirts, stiletto heels, and see-through lingerie take the stage. Scholarly, well-informed, and filled with fascinating people and their stories—the drag queens in their double lives as well as those who associate with them—the book is utterly entertaining.
Richard Anthony rated it really liked it Nov 17, Rupp and Verta Taylor take us on an entertaining tour through one of America’s most overlooked subcultures: Rhyming Hope and History: Rupp and Verta Taylor.
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The club itself is packed tonight and smoke has filled the room. Account Options Sign in. You may purchase this title at these fine bookstores. Forged from a partnership between a university press and a library, Project MUSE is a trusted part of the academic and scholarly community cabarett serves. The drag queens disagree about hormone use, have differing experiences with drugs and sex work, and express divergent understandings of their performances.
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Erin rated it it was ok Aug 26, When the lights finally go down, statuesque Drag Queens at the Cabaret by Leila J. Contact Contact Us Help. Drag Queens at the Cabaret Leila J. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Keyword Boolean Exact match Search only these record types: Search using this query type: Drag Queens at the Queenz tells the story of the Girls, a troupe of drag queens who perform every night of the year in Key West, Florida.
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