The Politics and Power of Drag

Wednesday, June 1, 2022

Webinar overview

The drag scene has exploded in popular media over the past few years and the drag art form has evolved during this time and continues to do so. But behind the sequins and wigs, what does drag mean and what can we learn from it?

What you will learn 

  • The origins of drag
  • The relationship between drag and the LGBTQ+ community
  • The importance of expressing gender through art
  • The intersectionality of drag and politics
  • What can we learn from drag?

Who Should Attend This Webinar?

  • LGBTQ+ Network members
  • LGBTQ+ Allies (both informal work groups and otherwise)
  • Anyone who advocates for sexuality and gender identity rights and progress

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