DRAG

Culture

this film is a celebration of london’s diverse queer, drag culture

Visual artist Jess Kohl captures queer, POC performer Freida Slaves in all their glory, at this year’s sun-soaked Pride in London.
Roisin Lanigan
8.12.18
beauty

dirty baby doll is the fat queen proving drag is better bigger

And keeping drag radical.
Tom Rasmussen
7.12.18
Culture

this drag king is breaking gender stereotypes with her david bowie impersonations

“Doing drag gives me a chance to be more outrageous” -- says Nikki Boudreau.
George Douglas-Davies
5.27.18
Think Pieces

what rupaul’s problematic comments mean for the future of drag

RuPaul’s transphobic comments might have been painful to hear, but drag queen and activist Amrou Al-Kadhi argues the ensuing backlash has helped push understandings of drag and gender to a more nuanced place.
Amrou Al-Kadhi
3.9.18
News

watch nancy pelosi and rupaul talk politics on 'drag race'

She's checking these queens like a ballot.
André-Naquian Wheeler
3.9.18
News

rupaul backtracks on controversial comments

"You can take performance enhancing drugs and still be an athlete, just not in the Olympics."
Roisin Lanigan
3.6.18
beauty

this drag artist serves sexy spooky interspecies realness

Fresh from spending 365 days -- yep, days -- in drag, the ever fabulous Charity Kase offers some fresh water pearls of wisdom on the changing face of beauty.
Tish Weinstock
2.15.18
Think Pieces

meet the manchester queens who refuse to deny their radical political heritage

Politics doesn’t have to be a drag -- but maybe it should be.
Michael Rose
11.10.17
Culture

“i went out one night and it lasted three years” – the parallel universe of david hoyle

Fresh from his performance in the latest Morrissey video, legendary avant-garde performer legend David Hoyle takes us into his parallel universe via a new book by photographer Holly Revell.
Matthew Whitehouse
10.19.17
Photography

unseen photographs of fierce drag queens from wigstock's heyday

Desiree Dolron's archives contain some true gems.
Emily McDermott
10.13.17
News

rupaul is working on a tv show based on his life, and it sounds sickening

The Supermodel of the World is sashaying onto a streaming service.
Alim Kheraj
8.11.17
Culture

charisma, uniqueness, nerve, talent; amanda lepore is legendary (and on tinder)

Amanda Lepore is an icon. An icon for fashion, photography, nightclubs, and glamour. She is the impossibly perfect plastic princess and peerless poster girl for trans identity.
Ben Reardon
7.14.17