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Kat Joplin

Kat is a Tokyo-based writer and drag king/queen, originally from San Diego. They are a perfectly normal human being, with interests like eating natto, Suzuki violin, and listening to enka at a reasonable volume.

Articles

Culture

Drag Shows You Can Watch Online from Japan

Still stuck at home? Climb out of the closet and tune into these fabulous upcoming live streams from your couch.

By 6 min read

Culture

The Drag Queens of Tokyo: How I Became a Nonbinary Drag Performer in Japan

A gender-bending journey in Shinjuku Nichome.

By 8 min read