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Paris is Burning: Movie Night and Discussion
2019/09/11 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Come join us in watching the critically acclaimed Paris is Burning followed up by a facilitated discussion by Kind Space. This is sure to be a night filled with thought provoking questions and a great look into 2SLGBTQIA+ history.
This is a closed event for those who identify as 2SLGBTQIA+
This documentary focuses on drag queens living in New York City and their “house” culture, which provides a sense of community and support for the flamboyant and often socially shunned performers. Groups from each house compete in elaborate balls that take cues from the world of fashion. Also touching on issues of racism and poverty, the film features interviews with a number of renowned drag queens, including Willi Ninja, Pepper LaBeija and Dorian Corey.