Miz Cracker
Miz Cracker

Miz Cracker is a writer and drag queen living and werking in Harlem, New York. She was the 2016 Excellence in Column Writing award winner for the Association of LGBTQ Journalists (NLGJA), and she is a contestant on season 10 of RuPaul’s Drag Race. A current listing of her shows and appearances can be found at mizcracker.com.

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June 21 2018 8:04 AMHow to Lip Sync, Dance, and Do the Splits (Badly) Like a Drag Queen “I get away with some of the sh–tiest offbeat dancing in America.”
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June 4 2018 3:15 PMDrag Queens Tell a Story Just by How They LookA queen’s fashion is a narrative.
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May 16 2018 2:21 PMHow to Watch DragMiz Cracker’s under-the-wig guide to how a queen works her magic. Vol. 1: Makeup.
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Dec. 15 2017 2:02 PMIs Drag a Visual or a Performance Art? Queens Debate in the Age of Instagram.
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June 1 2017 4:13 PMIs Criminalization the Best Approach to “Stealthing” in the Gay Community?
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May 5 2017 4:08 PMFaceApp Is Fun—but for the Gender-Curious, It’s Also a Window Onto What Could Be
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Jan. 9 2017 8:45 AMDrag Has Long Been Considered a Gay Art. So Why Are Young Straight Women Flocking to Queens?
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Dec. 2 2016 2:46 PMLGBTQ People Face Unique Health Care Challenges. One Project Is Helping Providers Meet Them.
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Aug. 30 2016 2:55 PMIn Viva, Drag Queen Life Is More Frustrating Than Fabulous
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Aug. 1 2016 3:38 PMDrag Performers Are Entertainers. But After Orlando, Should They Be Activists as Well?
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May 25 2016 2:10 PMWill LGBTQ Ugandans Get to Celebrate Pride Again?
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Feb. 12 2016 1:30 PMSharing Economy: How a Gang Bang Startup Is Giving Clients More Than Group Sex
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Dec. 30 2015 5:54 PMCan Drag, Usually Performed for Tipsy Adults, Be Good for Kids?
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Nov. 12 2015 12:14 PMGay Sex Is Legal. So Why Do Some Men Still Cruise in Public Places?
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Oct. 30 2015 11:58 AMGoing in Drag for Halloween? Here's How to Do It Right.
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June 7 2018 5:29 PMHow a Drag Queen Tells the Perfect JokeBe mean but not too mean.
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May 24 2018 7:15 AM“Barbie on Bath Salts”How a drag queen’s wig defines her persona.
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Jan. 9 2018 9:05 AMDrag Conquered Cable in 2017. Should Fans Be Excited or Worried?
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Nov. 28 2017 9:35 AMCall Me by Your Name Is Not a Gay Story. So Why Do Gays Keep Falling for It?
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May 9 2017 5:49 PMCan a Woman Be a Queen? A Report From the Glittering Drag Frontier.
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April 7 2017 4:42 PMDrag Has Gone Mainstream. But One Queen’s Passing Recalls the Art’s Underground Years.
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Jan. 4 2017 1:47 PMIn 2017, LGBTQ Activism Needs to Shift From Internal Processing to Fearless Outreach
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Nov. 2 2016 1:42 PMGay Gotham Reveals How a City’s Queer Underground Changed American Culture
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Aug. 10 2016 1:43 PMInside the Police Raid That Brought Uganda’s Pride Celebration to a Violent Halt
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June 15 2016 4:27 PMWhat’s It Like to Work in Queer Nightlife After Orlando?
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April 1 2016 2:11 PMAre Tom of Finland’s Macho Gay Images Fine Art or Just Porn?
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Jan. 29 2016 12:12 PMWhy the Prancing Elites Keep Dancing in a Homophobic World
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Dec. 9 2015 12:09 PMHere’s What Happens When a Straight Man “Feels His Fantasy” as a Drag Queen
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Nov. 4 2015 2:01 PMIs Facebook Really Fixing Its Problematic “Real Name” Policy?
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Oct. 14 2015 4:11 PMDo Drag Queens and Trans Women Share Any Common Ground?

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