Dan Jones is a London-based writer focusing on style, grooming, cocktails and queer history. Formerly of i-D, Time Out and ASOS, Dan works with fashion and lifestyle brands and creative agencies and institutions around the world.¬â He is the author of The Mixerâ´s Manual, Man Made, the best-selling Gin: Shake, Muddle, Stir and 50 Queers Who Changed the World.
50¬â Drag Queens Who Changed the World¬â is a tribute to the hugely influential pioneers who have¬â shaped the fantastic world of drag, as well as the queens of today that we all know and love.¬â
Learn about the wild and brilliant lives of Mama Ru and the best-loved¬â Drag Race¬â superstars, including Alaska, Bianca Del Rio and Courtney Act, as well as legends like Divine and Lady Bunny, and the new scene of radical contemporary drag artists, such as Amrou Al-Kadhi and Victoria Sin.
Drag queens have been sissying that walk for a lot longer than you think, and¬â this book is a sparkling celebration of the high-heeled, hairsprayed, punk-rock art¬â form that has influenced pop culture for as long as it has been around.