Cross Dressing

Sex

Legendary Sex Educators Staged a Free Sidewalk Sex Clinic in Athens

Annie Sprinkle and Elizabeth Stephens facilitate spontaneous sex talks on the streets of Athens.
Maya-Roisin Slater
5.16.17
LGBTQ

The Joy of Cross-Dressing for the First Time

"Cross-dressing keeps me sane. My female part is always with me, even when I dress like a man."
Leafhopper Project (David Simón Martret y Blanca Galindo
3.1.17
Music

Why Do People Think Men Who Wear Women's Clothing Are Gay?

When Young Thug debuted the cover for <i>JEFFERY</i>, he raised interesting questions about why, exactly, we conflate men who wear women's clothing with homosexuality.
Jon Shadel
9.14.16
kink

'I Cross-Dress. Do You Still Love Me?’: The Secret Lives of Sissies

Sissy men don't try to 'pass' as women. For some, the thrill and exuberance comes from being forced—typically by a dominatrix—to wear women's clothing in public. For others, it's just kinky fun.
Jonathan Parks-Ramage
7.28.16
Culture

A Farewell to Pants: The Role of Cross-Dressing During WWI

With the sexes largely segregated and the intensity of war taking its toll, many men turned to an unlikely coping mechanism: drag. We talked to a historian about the complex reasons soldiers suited down during the First World War.
Lauren Oyler
2.11.16
Music

Japan's Biggest Metal Band Features Two Underaged Girls and a Bearded, Cross-Dressing Singer

Ladybaby combines the furious intensity of screamo metal with the saccharine sweetness of J-pop. Despite forming in May, the trio has become an online sensation and just embarked on an international tour.
Roc Morin
10.10.15
we saw this

What Happened at Japan's Moshi Moshi Nippon Festival

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, no booze, cross-dressing, and segregation: this fest is all about promoting Harajuku culture to foreign bodies.
Daniel Robson
10.8.14
The Sprinkles of the Sandman Issue

Tuck It All in There

I wanted to get closer to latex’s special type of power, so I followed it to its source—Japaratinga, Brazil. There I met Willi Graber, a Swiss fetishist who established the communal kink-factory of his dreams in a beachside jungle, just an hour's drive...
Jenni Avins
8.27.12
Fashion

One of the Girls

Turning myself into a pretty princess wasn't a drag at all.
VICE Staff
2.10.12