WorldCat Identities

LaBeija, Pepper 1950-2003

Works: 4 works in 29 publications in 1 language and 1,160 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  History 
Roles: Performer, Other
Classifications: HQ76.2.U52, 306.778
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Pepper LaBeija
Paris is burning by Jennie Livingston( Visual )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An unblinking behind-the-scenes story of the fashion-obsessed New Yorkers who created 'voguing' and drag balls, and turned these raucous celebrations into a powerful expression of fierce personal pride."--Container
How do I look : from fantasy to reality( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary capturing the Harlem "Ball" traditions that originated in the 70's, historical off shoots of the Harlem "Drag Balls" of the 20's. Because of the loss of hundreds of members of the "Ball" community due to the HIV epidemic, How Do I Look recorded an important aspect of the history and legacy. Focuses primarily on the icon and legends Pepper Labeija, Willi Ninja, Tracy Africa, Kevin Omni and Octavia St. Laurent, who took their talents outside the "Ball" community successfully and opened many doors for their community
Paris is burning( )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris is burning( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.36 (from 0.35 for Paris is b ... to 0.94 for Paris is b ...)

Alternative Names
Jackson, William 1948-2003

Labeija, Pepper 1948-2003

Pepper LaBeija American drag queen and head of New York's House of LaBeija

Pepper LaBeija diseñador de moda estauxunidense (1948–2003)

English (29)