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Video thumbnail: American Masters Crystal Labeija: The Queen Who Reinvented Ball Culture

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Crystal Labeija: The Queen Who Reinvented Ball Culture

Crystal was a proud Black trans woman, a drag mother and, a pageant girl.

Crystal Labeija: The Queen Who Reinvented Ball Culture

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jean Malin: Queen of the Pansies

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Jean Malin: Queen of the Pansies

Jean Malin was one of the first openly gay performers in the Prohibition era.

Jean Malin: Queen of the Pansies

Video thumbnail: American Masters Flawless Sabrina: Queer Icon and Star of 'The Queen'

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Flawless Sabrina: Queer Icon and Star of 'The Queen'

She was an artist, activist, gay mother and mentor to hundreds of queer youth.

Flawless Sabrina: Queer Icon and Star of 'The Queen'

Video thumbnail: American Masters Joan Jett Blakk: The drag queen who ran for president

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Joan Jett Blakk: The drag queen who ran for president

She ran for president in lipstick, heels and eyeshadow.

Joan Jett Blakk: The drag queen who ran for president

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jose Sarria: Legendary Drag Queen and Queer Activist

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Jose Sarria: Legendary Drag Queen and Queer Activist

Sarria was a legend of the San Francisco drag scene.

Jose Sarria: Legendary Drag Queen and Queer Activist

Video thumbnail: American Masters Renegades Pilot: Kitty O'Neil [Open Captions]

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Renegades Pilot: Kitty O'Neil [Open Captions]

Discover "the fastest woman in the world," deaf racecar driver and daredevil Kitty O'Neil.

Renegades Pilot: Kitty O'Neil [Open Captions]

Video thumbnail: American Masters Renegades Pilot: Kitty O'Neil [Audio Description + ASL]

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Renegades Pilot: Kitty O'Neil [Audio Description + ASL]

Discover "the fastest woman in the world," deaf racecar driver and daredevil Kitty O'Neil.

Renegades Pilot: Kitty O'Neil [Audio Description + ASL]

Video thumbnail: American Masters Gladys Bentley: Drag King of the Harlem Renaissance

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Gladys Bentley: Drag King of the Harlem Renaissance

Gladys Bentley was a musician and drag king who was a part of the Harlem Renaissance.

Gladys Bentley: Drag King of the Harlem Renaissance

Video thumbnail: American Masters Julian Eltinge: Female Impersonator of the Vaudeville Era

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Julian Eltinge: Female Impersonator of the Vaudeville Era

Julian Eltinge was a female impersonator who was once America's highest paid performer.

Julian Eltinge: Female Impersonator of the Vaudeville Era

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jamaica Heolimeleikalani Osorio: This Is the Way We Rise

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Jamaica Heolimeleikalani Osorio: This Is the Way We Rise

Jamaica Heolimeleikalani Osorio is a Kanaka Maoli wahine poet, activist, and academic.

Jamaica Heolimeleikalani Osorio: This Is the Way We Rise

Video thumbnail: American Masters Amyra León: Strange Grace

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Amyra León: Strange Grace

Meet musician, poet, author, and activist Amyra León.

Amyra León: Strange Grace

Video thumbnail: American Masters Vincent Valdez: The Beginning is Near

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Vincent Valdez: The Beginning is Near

Artist Vincent Valdez emphasizes under-examined historical narratives in his work.

Vincent Valdez: The Beginning is Near

Video thumbnail: American Masters Maia Cruz Palileo: Becoming the Moon

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Maia Cruz Palileo: Becoming the Moon

Maia Cruz Palileo is a multi-disciplinary artist who explores themes of migration.

Maia Cruz Palileo: Becoming the Moon

Video thumbnail: American Masters Damon Davis: Apologue for the Darkest Gods

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Damon Davis: Apologue for the Darkest Gods

A look into the art of award-winning, post-disciplinary artist Damon Davis.

Damon Davis: Apologue for the Darkest Gods

Video thumbnail: American Masters Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah: The New Chief

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Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah: The New Chief

The Grammy-nominated musician from New Orleans defies the expectations of jazz music.

Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah: The New Chief

Video thumbnail: American Masters Bunky Echo-Hawk: The Resistance

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Bunky Echo-Hawk: The Resistance

How the reality of Native Americans inspires Pawnee artist Bunky Echo-Hawk's work.

Bunky Echo-Hawk: The Resistance

Video thumbnail: American Masters Anik Khan: Street Level

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Anik Khan: Street Level

Explore the music of Anik Khan, the Bangladesh-born, Queens, NY-raised hip-hop artist.

Anik Khan: Street Level

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jacques Pépin makes easy and delicous crêpes

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Jacques Pépin makes easy and delicous crêpes

Jacques Pépin makes easy and delicious crêpes.

Jacques Pépin makes easy and delicous crêpes

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jacques Pépin makes cocotte eggs

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Jacques Pépin makes cocotte eggs

Jacques Pépin makes eggs in a little container called a "cocotte."

Jacques Pépin makes cocotte eggs

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jacques Pépin makes buttermilk pancakes

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Jacques Pépin makes buttermilk pancakes

Jacques Pépin demonstrates how to make buttermilk pancakes from his home kitchen.

Jacques Pépin makes buttermilk pancakes

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jacques Pépin makes an easy cream cheese soufflé

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Jacques Pépin makes an easy cream cheese soufflé

Jacques Pépin makes an easy cream cheese soufflé, great for a first course.

Jacques Pépin makes an easy cream cheese soufflé

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jacques Pépin makes rice cakes with eggs

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Jacques Pépin makes rice cakes with eggs

Jacques Pépin makes rice cakes using leftover rice with eggs on top.

Jacques Pépin makes rice cakes with eggs

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jacques Pépin makes fried eggs

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Jacques Pépin makes fried eggs

Jacques Pépin makes tender, slightly runny fried eggs.

Jacques Pépin makes fried eggs

Video thumbnail: American Masters Jacques Pépin makes Eggs Jeannette

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Jacques Pépin makes Eggs Jeannette

Jacques Pépin makes a very easy-to-do, delicious, and unusual way to enjoy eggs.

Jacques Pépin makes Eggs Jeannette