Realia and Regalia

Getting pinned, crowned, or decorated takes on whole new meanings at the Imperial Court of San Francisco, where subversive glamour knows no limits. The organization uses pop culture icons, regalia, and honorary medallions to send messages of personal liberation and pride (not to mention nonstop celebratory fun). Here is a sampling of the Imperial Court’s iconography.

Over the Top

Math Bass and the Imperial Court of San Francisco unite to queer our understanding of symbols.

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