madison moore on CNN

USC Roski Assistant Professor of Critical Studies madison moore is quoted in a CNN story about the 'fabulous defiance of drag' and the threat that this community faces from today's far right groups. In the story, moore states:

"If you're a more conservative-minded person, then you likely have a specific idea of what it means to be in your body and how to live your life," madison moore, an assistant professor of critical studies in the Roski School of Art and Design at the University of Southern California, told CNN. "But the effervescence and joy and lyrical expression that drag represents are seen as a threat, because drag is saying, You don't have to do that. You can play with all the colors in the crayon box. You can express yourself and expand."

Read the full article here.