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Black History Month: The Drag and Ball of It All

February 15, 2023 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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In celebration of Black History Month, “The Drag and Ball of It All” event will aim to educate and inform participants about the history and cultural significance of the ballroom scene, and its influence on current popular culture. Enjoy interactive activities including a moderated conversation with Mimi Mutahi, a trivia-style quiz on the ballroom scene, and a drag performance from accomplished drag artist, Kendall Gender!

This event will focus on the intersection between Blackness and Queerness by paying homage to the Queer Black folks who have shifted our current music, fashion, and language trends. “The Drag & Ball of It All” is free and open to all.


For any questions or accessibility queries please contact: equity.ubco@ubc.ca


February 15, 2023
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


University Centre (UNC) – Ballroom
3272 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
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Additional Info

Room Number
UNC 200
Registration/RSVP Required
Yes (see event description)
Event Type
Culture and Diversity, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
Alumni, Community, Faculty, Staff, Students, Postdoctoral Fellows and Research Associates