Understanding Drag as A Performance Art
Nowadays the drag society has started being accepted because over the years they have been marginalized with a lot of people seeing them as outcasts. The purpose of the drug is not a way of expressing any one’s gender but a way of a man wearing women’s clothes for the sake of performance in art or the comedy clubs. There are also women that part in the drag acts with some wearing the gent’s clothes and acting as drag kings. For the sake of art, drama and comedy that where the drag people, both the drag kings and queens are supposed to feature not to identify as the opposite sex of how they were born in or choose any gender that they want but for the purposes mentioned above. In this article below we are going to look at some of the ways that you can get to know about drag society.
Drag is different from being transgender. People who choose to be the opposite of the gender that they were born with can also be termed as transgender.
To understand the difference between the transgender and the drag kings and queens is the former want to permanently change their gender to the opposite of the sex that they were born in and the latter want to be drag kings and queens for just the shortest period and not change their gender permanently.
The main reason that the drags and the gender have the differences and the transgender not wanting to be associated with the drags is that they view the drags as people that wrongly think about being transgender is about wearing the clothes of the gender that you want to be associated with. Even though when some of the transgender are shifting in the gender changes they can start by getting into the drag circle by first performing and taking on the drag persona.
With many straight men taking the personality of the women clothing so that they can get into comedy or as a piece of art. With the transgender society being common among the people nowadays and accepted in the society the LGBTQ society will also be seen and understood as the bigger picture of the queer community. To understand the drag culture you need to read the above article that will help you in understanding the culture.