In 1978, iconic drag performer Charlie Brown had moved to Atlanta from Tennessee and first became a star at the Sweet Gum Head drag bar. The result of those weekly conversations, tentatively titled Mr. Charlie Brown: My Fabulous 50-Year Career In and Out of Drag, is currently being shopped to prospective publishers. Here is an excerpt from the book’s opening chapter.
Midtown’s Piedmont Park will once again play host to the annual Atlanta Pride festivities Saturday, October 8, and Sunday, October 9, with lots of live music and miles of booths throughout the park to shop, browse, eat, and drink your way through. Here are some additional events to put on your 2022 Pride calendar.