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Saturday, July 22 • 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Drag Is Life: Drag Artists and the Fight for LGBTQ+ Rights

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The recent wave of anti-trans and homophobic legislation that has swept across the country has left LGBTQ+ citizens feeling scared and vulnerable. Join these drag artists who have performed on Broadway, off-Broadway and in NYC Cabaret with Dartmouth Psychologist Dr. Alisa Hurwitz (“Dr. Drama”) to discuss why the art form matters, legislative threats to drag performance, how drag has always been political and ultimately celebrate the art form and how it exemplifies “joy as resistance”.

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Alisa Hurwitz

Psychologist, Writer, DrDrama.com, Dartmouth
Dr. Alisa Hurwitz (she/her) is a Clinical Psychologist at Dartmouth, specializing in gender-affirming healthcare. She is a Board member for the LGBTQ National Hotline and the Broadway Arts Community. Dr. Hurwitz applies her professional knowledge to consult with theater companies... Read More →

Saturday July 22, 2023 2:30pm - 3:30pm EDT
Empire Complex