bio queen

bio queen

A performance artist whose sex is biologically female but who performs in the exaggerated style and dress of a male drag queen. Also known as a faux queen. To be honest, that bio queen's performance was so good that I couldn't tell her apart from the drag queens.
See also: bio, queen
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It was the first time she'd been out in drag, she felt comfortable to come in here as a bio queen (the term used to describe a woman who enjoys dressing in the style of a male drag artist).
Taylor, Jodie (2007) "The Music of Kings and Bio Queens," Kritikos 4, intertheory.
See Jody Taylor's excellent discussion of faux or bio queens in "The music of kings and bio queens," Kritikos, 4 (2007), interthory.