The Queens of the Bowery

February 1, 2012 § 1 Comment

Last week I gave a paper titled “Simone de Beauvoir and the Queens of the Bowery” at the third annual Emory University Studies in Sexualities Graduate Conference.  In the paper, I engage the history of “gender” as analytic vocabulary through this historic postcard (1945) of the Queens of the Bowery who performed at Sammy’s Bowery Follies in New York.

I am very interested in knowing if anyone else has encountered other historic images or information about Sammy’s Bowery Follies or the Queens of the Bowery!

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  • Charlie Katz says:

    I’m the grandson of Sammy Fuchs and have a collection images and perhaps a lot of information. You may contact me by e-mail.

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