27th February 2017 | 20.00-23.00
Femme in Public II (London)
What feminine part of yourself did you have to destroy in order to survive in this world? At what point does femininity become synonymous with apology? Who hurt the people who hurt you?
Let’s figure it out. Join for a night of poetry, comedy, and performance withAlok Vaid-Menon
** Because Alok’s first show sold out we have announced this second show at LimeWharf! **
Monday February 27
8PM @ LimeWharf
Opener: Madison Moore
**this is a ticketed event. purchase tickets here**
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Alok Vaid-Menon is a nonbinary transfeminine writer, entertainer, and performance artist. Alok has been invited to perform, speak, and facilitate at universities, conferences, and organizations across the world; their work has been featured in various outlets like HBO, MTV, The Guardian, Buzzfeed, The New York Times, The New Yorker, TEDx and more.
madison moore is a london-based cultural critic. his werk touches pop culture, queer studies, nightlife, sound, media, visual culture and contemporary art. he holds a ph.d. in american studies from yale university and is currently an erc funded researcher in ‘modern moves’ in the department of english at king’s college london, where he is also the director of the queer@king’s research centre. madison’s scholarly and popular writing has been published by the creators project, splice today, thought catalog, out, aperture, interview, art in america, theater, the journal of popular music studies, dancecult: the journal of electronic dance music culture and the cambridge companion to the singer-songwriter. his first book, the theory of the fabulous class: creativity at the margins, will be published by yale university press in 2018.
Date: 27th February 2017 - 27th February 2017