Female Impersonators in America
"Newton's fascinating book shows how study of the extraordinary can brilliantly illuminate the ordinary—that social-sexual division of personality, appearance, and activity we usually take for granted."—Jonathan Katz, author of Gay American History
"A trenchant statement of the social force and arbitrary nature of gender roles."—Martin S. Weinberg, Contemporary Sociology
Note to the Reader
1. On the Job
2. The "Queens"
3. Types of Acts
4. Two Shows
5. Role Models
6. "The Fast Fuck and the Quick Buck"