Episode 10: Drag Queen Story Hour

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How can a drag queen reading a story affect a community? Why do drag queens and public libraries create partnerships? Is this happening in Wisconsin?

We find out in this month’s episode as we tell the story of Beloit Public Library‘s first EVER drag queen story time, in Beloit, WI. Steev talks about the very recent history of drag queen story hour. Shauna speaks with Cass Marie Domino, a queen and activist based in Madison, WI, as well as Marilyn and Rob Schuh, co-founders of The Yellow Brick Road Organization, a non-profit based in Beloit, WI.

Songs used in the episode:

Noname  “Regal”
Foxing  “Trapped in Dillards”
Restorations  “Caretaker”