At a place called “Unity Park” in Washington D.C. over the weekend, parents brought their kids to listen to a female drag queen rocking Yoda-like ears and high-top silver boots read politically correct books, lecture on diversity, and flail around.
The event, called “Adams Morgan Drag Queen Storytime” and put together by the Adams Morgan Partnership BID, The Line Hotel, and DC Public Library, took place Sunday mid-morning. Katie Macyshyn, who goes by the stage name “Katie Magician,” was the host. This was the second Drag Queen Story Hour event hosted by the groups involved. Macyshyn performed at the first one on June 13.
According to her website, Macyshyn is a graduate of George Washington University. She calls herself a “performance artist and experiential art practitioner serving collaborative new media art” and “an art instructor and songstress who specializes in the therapeutic benefits of creative play in early childhood.”
One can only hope parents did not have knowledge of the