drag king

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drag king

n. Slang
A woman, especially a performer, who dresses as a man.

[On the model of drag queen.]

drag king

n
1. (Professions) a female who dresses as a man and impersonates male characteristics for public entertainment
2. slang a female transvestite
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She is planning a big party and show with drag kings and queens to celebrate the occasion.
And I certainly did not expect to be utterly smitten by Passing Strange, her new lesbian time-travel novella that's full of torch songs and 1930s pulp comics and drag kings and romance and science and magic and Jewish folklore and great old-school San Francisco Italian pizza and sexy Asian dancers taking advantage of white tourists' Orientalist yearnings for "a new slant in entertainment.
Cool bois, hot bois, swaggering bois, shy bois, geek boys, drag kings, leather bois, flannel bois.
Also, through humour, drag kings challenge audiences to consider the classist, racist, gendered and ableist performances that pass for our foundational normative modes of thought and behaviour in our everyday lives.
The Royal Mile was awash with drag kings and queens, Edinburgh's gay rugby club and choir, the racing sound of motorbikes and a dance float in among thousands of marchers.
They are the 'Night Flowers', an affectionate term that encompasses the loose-knit society of drag kings and queens, club kids, alternative-queer, transgender, goths, fetishists, cabaret and burlesque performers who bloom at night and burn brightly under the neon lights of central London.
The Drag Kings and Drag Queens of Performance module has recently been validated and will be on offer to Year Three undergraduates on performing arts and dance and drama courses from January next year.
As part of its ongoing bid to encourage grassroots motorsport activity in the UAE, Yas Marina Circuit is offering would-be drag kings the chance to take part for Dhs 400, with cash prizes ranging from Dh5,000 for third place, Dh10,000 for second, and Dh15,000 for first place up for grabs.
We sat on a panel in Winnipeg, Canada, on hip-hop and racism--hip-hop, drag kings, and racism.
Mesmo porque havia uma concentracao de coisas no interior dessas subculturas, para onde tudo convergia, ou seja, em direcao a sexualidade, ao gender of king, aos drag kings e depois aos FTM (female-to-male) que estavam aparecendo.
The second half details several archival projects intentionally utilizing bottom-up methods to study the communities of drag kings, Eliza ShapiroAEs DATUM, and queer zines, with an emphasis on beginning archival in the present and seeking the active consent of participants to build a self-voiced representation of current experiences.
Kristen Stewart and Anne Hathaway have taken on a new challenge by appearing to be convincing Drag Kings as they appear dressed in men's clothes in a music video for the song "Just One of the Guys" by independent artist Jenny Lewis.