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Oral History Interview with Mani Soma



DESCRIPTION
Mani Soma performs as the drag artist KaMANI Sutra. In the oral history, Mani describes growing up in India, navigating a queer relationship as a teenager, helping to organize a flash mob at Osmania University, finding south asian LGBTQ community after immigrating to the DC area, and their experiences performing as a drag artist.

Content warning: Suicide

THEMES
Gender & Sexuality

AUDIO
Duration: 01:07:16

ADDITIONAL METADATA
Date: March 9, 2020
Type: Oral History
Source: Archival Creators Fellowship Program
Creator: Mustafa Saif, Abdullah Syed
Location: Washington, DC

PROVENANCE
Collection: Mustafa Saif Fellowship Project
Item History: 2020-07-17 (created); 2020-07-17 (modified)

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