Gladys Bentley, From the Series The Life and Times of Butch Dykes
By: Eloisa Aquino
Published by: B&D Press
Gladys Bentley – A jazz musician of the crazy Harlem Renaissance in 1920s America redefines women’s roles.
The Life and Times of Butch Dykes zines tell the real stories of women who challenged stale notions of gender and sexuality through their lives and work. They were and are brave people who tried to be authentic to what they perceived as their true identity.