Four renditions of doing female drag: Feminine appearing conceptual variations of a masculine theme

@inproceedings{Schacht2005FourRO,
  title={Four renditions of doing female drag: Feminine appearing conceptual variations of a masculine theme},
  author={Steven Philip Schacht},
  year={2005}
}
Departing from many contemporary writers’ and researchers’ homogenous conceptualization of the transgendered as a gender subversive enterprise, this paper explores the conventional ways that female impersonators do gender and sexuality by donning women’s attire. Drawing upon my ethnographic experiences in a dozen different drag settings over the past eight years, I highlight the apparent differences and striking similarities of those doing female drag. By locating female impersonators within… CONTINUE READING
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