The Butch Monologues
Fri 17th Nov
The Butch Monologues is a powerful and humorous collection of secret stories exploring sexuality, vulnerability and desire,taken from interviews with butches, masculine women and gender rebels living world-wide.
A storytelling collaboration between hotpencil press: an independent publishing house co-founded by the writer, Laura Bridgeman; Vital Xposure, a dynamic touring theatre company under the creative leadership of disabled artist, Julie McNamara; and The Drakes, this is the continuation of project by a group of butches, transmen and gender rebels who joined together in the spirit of masculine solidarity, with the aim of promoting female masculinity and butch pride.
To celebrate the publication of The Butch Monologues book, Julie Mac and Doc will perform some of the stories, joined by local butch dykes, transmen and trans masculine guys who partcipated in their storytelling workshop the day before the event, so that our stories here are included too!
See www.outburstarts.com for workshop details.