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William Dorsey Swann | QUEEN OF DRAG

Wednesday October 6 at 7:00PM


Wednesday, Oct 6th | American Drag Artist WILLIAM DORSEY SWANN - Interpretive performance at the historic HAMPTON HOUSE (setting for One Night in Miami movie). An American gay liberation activist in the 1850's. Born into slavery, he was the first person in the United States to lead a queer resistance group and the first known person to self-identify as a "queen of drag". Choreographer RANDOLPH WARD creates an Interpretive performance in Swann's memory. Performance & Reception. Presentation of CAŌBA Video Archives Project.