06 Bring Your Own Body

Bring Your Own Body: the Story of Lynn Harris
2012, multimedia performance

Courtesy of the ONE National Gay & Lesbian Archives

Weaving autobiographical text and photographs from the archive of intersex pioneer Lynn Edward Harris, Zackary Drucker inserts her own unfiltered commentary on Harris’ brilliant and mostly unseen contributions to the world, while addressing the intersections and parallels of her own experience as a “gender con-artist.”

Presented at:
RAPID PULSE International Performance Festival, Defibrillator Performance Gallery, Chicago, IL 2013.
Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA 2013.
Transactivation: Revealing Queer Histories in the Archive, One Archive, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, 2012.

Also presented as a text piece in Art Journal, Vol. 72, Issue 2, 2013.