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Queer New World: Brooklyn Drag Culture

A Drag Queen's Open Letter to Facebook

Hamm Samwich | Posted 11.18.2014 | Gay Voices
Hamm Samwich

Latonya Rent, Wendy Ballsdrop, Dildo Swinton, Sheefa Loffa-Sofa, Betty Betty Nice: as ridiculous as some of these names may seem, they're the names by which we introduce, express and promote ourselves, by which we operate and refer to each other, by which we are fondly known and even loved.

JamesMichael Nichols

Queer New World: Radically Creating And Existing Together

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 02.26.2015 | Gay Voices

This is the twenty-fifth and final installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past...

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Thorgy Thor, Drag Artist And Brooklyn Legend

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 04.17.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the twenty-fourth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several ...

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Trey LaTrash, Curator Of 'Dizzyland' And Pop Psychic

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 04.13.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the twenty-third installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several y...

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Mocha Lite, 2013 Brooklyn Nightlife Drag Queen Of The Year

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 04.17.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the twenty-second installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several ...

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Severely Mame, Host Of 'Scream Queen' At Don Pedro

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 03.25.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the twenty-first installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several y...

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The Mr(s) Williamsburg Competition (NSFW)

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 03.26.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the twentieth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several year...

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Macy Rodman, Host Of 'BathSalts' At Don Pedro

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 03.25.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the nineteenth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several yea...

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Charmin Ultra, Drag Artist And Performer

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 03.25.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the eighteenth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several yea...

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Manifestany Squirtz, Host Of 'RI†UAL' At Tandem

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 03.25.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the seventeenth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several ye...

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Brooklyn Nightlife Awards (NSFW)

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 05.06.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the sixteenth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several year...

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Alotta Stuff Live Auction

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 03.25.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the fifteenth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several year...

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Goldie Peacock, Drag Artist And Performer

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 03.25.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the fourteenth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several yea...

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Chris Of Hur, Drag Artist And Performer

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 04.17.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the thirteenth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several yea...

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Crimson Kitty, Member Of Switch N' Play Drag Collective

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 07.18.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the twelfth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several years,...

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Hamm Samwich, Host Of 'Marry/Fuck/Kill' At Tandem

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 04.17.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the eleventh installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several years...

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Lady Simon, Drag Artist And Performer

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 03.25.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the tenth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several years, f...

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K.James And Pussy Diet, Members Of Switch N' Play Drag Collective

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 04.17.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the ninth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several years, f...

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Bushwig Drag Festival

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 05.02.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the eighth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past two months, thi...

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Babes Trust, Drag Artist And Performer

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 03.25.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the seventh installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several years,...

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Horrorchata, Co-Founder Of Bushwig Drag Festival

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 04.17.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the sixth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several years, f...

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Cher Noble, Host Of 'Marry/Fuck/Kill' At Tandem

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 04.17.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the fifth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several years, f...

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Amber Alert, Drag Artist And Performer

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 03.25.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the fourth installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several years, ...

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Untitled Queen, Host Of 'Calendar Girls' At This N' That

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 03.25.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the third installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several years, f...

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Merrie Cherry, Host Of 'DRAGnet' At Metropolitan

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 03.25.2014 | Gay Voices

This is the second installment in an ongoing series that explores drag culture and the nightlife scene in Brooklyn, N.Y. Over the past several years, ...