PARTNER EVENT: Greggor Mattson, Who Needs Gay Bars?

Thursday, June 1, 2023 - 6:00pm

PRIDE Month Kick-Off & Book Launch Party!
Troupe429 is proud to announce that THEY are highlighted as an entire chapter in a new book called “Who Needs Gay Bars?” Join us for the official Connecticut book launch with the author, Greggor Mattson. A special Q&A will be moderated by our dear friend, Colin Hosten, along with surprise guests & performances! The book will be available for purchase at the event from Barrett Bookstore - get yours signed by the author!


Doors: 6PM
Event: 7:30PM
(no cover, please arrive early)

Troupe429: Bar & Performance Space
3 Wall Street, Norwalk, CT, 06850
21+ with ID


Greggor Mattson, PhD, is an author and Professor of Sociology at Oberlin College & Conservatory where he teaches courses on sexuality, nightlife, and cities. He is the author of The Cultural Politics of European Prostitution Reform: Governing Loose Women (2016). His work has appeared in the Annual Review of Sociology, as well as in Slate, Literary Hub, Business Insider, and The Daily Beast.

Who Needs Gay Bars?: Bar-Hopping Through America's Endangered LGBTQ+ Places By Greggor Mattson Cover Image
ISBN: 9781503629202
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Redwood Press - May 30th, 2023

Event address: 
3 Wall Street
Norwalk, CT 06850