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Welcome to Kweendom: LGBTQ Comedians Make Pride Personal with Stories of Love, Loss, Sex, and Everything Under The Rainbow

A hilarious and heartfelt exploration of the queer experience as described by some of the wildest LGBTQ comedians and writers in a deeply personal collection of essays.

Edited by Bobby Hankinson, foreword by Alan Cumming.

Bobby Hankinson (he/him) is a Brooklyn-based writer, performer, creative and full-time homosexual. He founded Kweendom in 2015 as a live LGBTQ comedy and storytelling show, which TimeOut NY described as “consistently dope” and Thrillist called “extremely gay.” In addition to performing across the country, Bobby is pop-culture writer for leading LGBTQ website Towleroad.com. His work has appeared in the Boston Globe, Houston Chronicle, VICE, Gothamist and more. He shares his humble party palace with his partner/best friend, Nathan, and a 6lb. rescue dog named Carly Rae Jepsen.

His original pilot “The Commons” was named one of the Top 50 best original pilots of 2018 in Tracking Board’s Launch Pad Pilot Competition. Check out the webseries he co-created, Single Blonde Failure.