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drag queen

Female impersonator, gynemimetic Sexology A ♂ with ♀ affect–often 'overplayed'; a ♂ homosexual and ♀ wannabe, with ♂ genitalia; DQs may take hormones to ↑ breasts, and thus are hormonally, but not surgically “enhanced.” See Transsexuals, Transvestite. Cf Andromimetic.
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There was nothing crude about his female impersonations.
Even the titles of contemporary books, such as: Drag: A History of Female Impersonation in the Performing Arts, create and reinforce this artificial equivalency between the term 'Drag' and the 'Drag Queen'.
26) However, the most thoroughly documented presence of female impersonation within McIntyre and Heaths work was performed by James McIntyre himself.
What is clear from the scant literature is that both cross-dressing prostitution and female impersonation, like all forms of transgender behavior, are nearly exclusive male-to-female forms of behavior (Altman, 1982; Note 8).
This is not drag, Bailey insists, although the entertainer could be credited with pioneering the field of female impersonation.
This really does give new meaning to both female impersonation and dramatic recreation.
In a way, female impersonation helped save him when his marriage broke up.
IJ: I've been doing female impersonation now for about 10 years and I enjoy every minute of it
What was Paul O'Grady's stage name for his one-time female impersonation character?
It's about being a man in a frock, not a female impersonation he says.
Much of the good-natured humor in both of these shows derives from performances en travesti, otherwise known as female impersonation or drag.
A remarkable story of female impersonation was told in connection with a case of alleged fraud heard before Mr Curtis Bassett at Marylebone Police Court on Saturday.