Baring it all
The Sheffield alt-queer collectives blurring the boundary between drag and burlesque.
NowThen, Political Partying: Retracing Sheffield’s Forgotten LGBTQ+ Nightlife
This article was originally published in Now Then Magazine, an independent Sheffield publication. In 2017 work began on a cluster of abandoned buildings at Moorfoot as part of a regeneration project, transforming the space into a new gay quarter. This development, which is still under construction, is the first designated LGBTQ+ space in Sheffield. It’s…
How drag f*cks with gender
I’ve been bored over summer and I tried my hand at writing a little podcast essay about drag and gender. It was during one of RuPaul’s first television appearances on the Geraldo Show when he quoted his famous line, “We’re all born naked and the rest is drag.” In this podcast, I challenge RuPaul’s more…