With the popularity of RuPaul's Drag Race, the drag scene is becoming mainstream every day. Some of the fiercest and most talented queens are captured in Greg Bailey's book, "Alright Darling? The Contemporary Drag Scene". Bailey catches the like of Alyssa Edwards, Coco Peru, and Sasha Velour in raw, glamorous displays including backstage antics and glorious shade. The book also includes a forward by Alaska Thunderfuck.
"Alright Darling? The Contemporary Drag Scene" is on sale on October 16th.
RECAP: The Annual Gentlemen’s Ball
The Annual Gentlemen’s Ball, held at The Marriott Marquis in Atlanta, is a black-tie Fundraising Gala and Awards Program that celebrates the accomplishments of Black LGBTQ people who have significantly contributed to enhancing the quality of life of the black LGBTQ community and who have demonstrated a commitment to social change. Honorees included Actor/Musician, Jussie Smollett, Black Lives Matter Co-Founder, Alicia Garza
Other Honorees include:
Pamela Stewart – VP, Coca-Cola
Kylar Broadus, Esq. – Sr. Public Counsel
Simone Bell – So. Reg. Dir., Lambda Legal
Stacey Abrams – GA Governor Candidate
Jensen Atwood – Actor
Queen Sheba – Poet
Micky Bee – Activist
Guy Anthony – HIV/AIDS Activist
Joe “Miss Sophis” Taylor – Comedian
James Earl Hardy – Actor
Deondray & Quincy Gossett – Film Makers
Dr. Cleo Manago – Activist
The event also featured a Live Performance by R&B Recording Artist, Tweet.
See high-resolution photos at https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.2533432630000526&type=1&l=1b9b304887
P&E - After Print
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