The conference united a sense of camaraderie by bringing together well-established queer scholars and writers such as Jack Halberstam, Michael Bronski, and Monica Miller along with other newly emerging yet equally as brilliant-minded queers who shared their graduate school dissertations with the audience. The presentations were as broad in scope as the fashion of the participants and audience members. From butch avatar creations to gay physique magazines of the s to Gaga feminism to Tim Gunn and the new queer dandy to gender presentation in black lesbian communities, the presentations sparked titillating discussion and showed promise for the future of queer fashion studies. Using fashion, clothing and appearance management, scholars exposed cultural anxieties about gender-blending and how heterosexual society leaves little room for the homosexual experience, even in places such as avatar creation in video games like Fable 2.
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Last Updated: June 6, References. To create this article, 58 people, some anonymous, worked to edit and improve it over time. This article has been viewed , times. Learn more A butch is usually defined as a lesbian that presents herself, and dresses, in a masculine way, as opposed to femmes, who present themselves in a more traditionally feminine way. However, the femme-butch division is about more than just presentation; butch women actually present themselves and define "butchness" in a variety of ways.
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